Coming of age: National Forest Strategy 2014 - 2024 launched
Over one hundred people attended the celebratory launch of the new Strategy and next decade of The National Forest, 2014 - 2024.
Spirits were undampened at the tenth anniversary National Forest Wood Fair
Two thousand visitors enjoyed the National Forest Wood Fair at Beacon Hill Country Park, Leicestershire, on Bank Holiday Monday. Despite the rain, spirits remained undampened and everyone enjoyed the quality wood products, lumberjack displays, chainsaw carvers, horse logging and tree climbing.
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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, 10th February 2009
The National Forest has teamed up with Leicester Comedy Festival to invite performers, venues, sponsors and audiences to create Comedy Wood. Playing for more than just laughs, the Comedy Wood campaign is part of an initiative to ‘green up’ the Festival, and organisers hope to create a new wood within the 200 square miles of The National Forest.
Friday, 6th February 2009
Roses are red, dilly dilly. Violets are blue. Trees are for life, dilly dilly. Like my love for you.
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