National Forest Company Appoints New Chief Executive
The National Forest Company (NFC) is delighted to announce the appointment of John Everitt as its new Chief Executive.
New opportunity for people in Leicestershire to help create The National Forest
A new woodland is about to be created in The National Forest and the National Forest Company is hoping the people of Leicester and Leicestershire will get involved and help it take shape.
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The National Forest Wood Fair in the rain
It was a blessing it hadn't rained in the night. But 6am arrived and the first spots started. I bravely tweeted "Come and walk the National Forest Way in the dry!" - referring to the miniature version of the route we had laid out in the shelter of our marquee - and set off to the site.
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Latest news from Central Rivers Initiative
The National Forest Company is part of the Central Rivers Initiative, a partnership working to shape the restoration of the river valley between Burton, Lichfield and Tamworth, creating beautiful places where people can explore and enjoy water, landscape and wildlife.
Tuesday, 8th July 2014
Tickets for this year's National Forest Wood Fair are now on sale: buy in advance and save 20% of the admission charge on the day.
Thursday, 26th June 2014
Following a successful pilot scheme over the winter of 2013/14, the National Forest Company has opened a further round of its innovative woodland management grant scheme, to promote the effective management of woodlands within the 200 square miles of The National Forest.
Blog: Woodland Edge
Last week we celebrated ten years of the National Forest & Beyond Partnership, the mechanism by which we and our local partners share a pot of money to promote The National Forest and the immediate area as a visitor destination.
Friday, 18th January 2013
I didn't think my first blog would take quite this turn. It coincides with my tenth year here at The National Forest, and it was going to be a musing on what has changed and some of the things I've seen, but then one of my longest serving colleagues has upped and left! Which makes you think again about how things change.
Thursday, 20th December 2012