Monday, 4th August 2014
Following the successful launch of a new ten year strategy for The National Forest, the National Forest Company (NFC) has announced the key actions for the coming year in its Business Plan 2014-2015. These prioritise making the most of the green investment created so far and securing it for future generations.
Friday, 25th July 2014
Early-bird discount tickets for the National Forest Wood Fair are on sale at Ashby de la Zouch and Swadlincote Tourist Information Centres. All tickets bought in advance attract a 20% discount on the gate prices, for this fun family day out to be held at Beacon Hill Country Park on Monday 25 August.
Friday, 11th July 2014
The National Forest Company has launched a new online Marketplace to help promote timber products and services within and around The National Forest.
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.
Friday, 4th July 2014
Vitax - one of the UK's leading specialists in the manufacture of garden and horticulture products - has signed a two year deal to sponsor The National Forest's Wood Fair.
Monday, 30th June 2014
Following the successful launch of the strategy for the next decade of The National Forest, the Chief Executive of the National Forest Company, Sophie Churchill OBE, has announced that she will step down at Christmas.
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.
Thursday, 26th June 2014
The new strategy for the next decade of The National Forest has been launched at an event held in the stunning setting of the Riding School at the National Trust's Calke Abbey.
Wednesday, 25th June 2014
The new strategy to take The National Forest forward over the next ten years is launched today at Calke Abbey. The strategy highlights the priorities for the forest as it comes of age. The next decade will be a crucial period to lay down the legacy of the forest, and secure it for future generations.
Tuesday, 17th June 2014
National Forest sponsor Dean & Smedley Family Pharmacies held a successful Fun Run recently to support environmental education in The National Forest.