Wednesday, 29th January 2014
A new magazine-style visitor guide for the National Forest & Beyond has been launched, packed full with ideas for family fun and tree-spirited adventures in and around The National Forest.
Friday, 17th January 2014
The new National Forest Way long distance trail opens in May 2014, and takes walkers on a fascinating journey through a transforming landscape at the heart of the Midlands.
Friday, 20th December 2013
Forget those negative New Year's Resolutions: "I will not do this" and "No more that"! For 2014, try these positive resolutions to explore and enjoy The National Forest - and get fitter, more creative, more relaxed and happy with the world!
Friday, 13th December 2013
On Monday 25 August 2014 the stage will be set at Beacon Hill Country Park, near Woodhouse Eaves in Leicestershire, for the tenth anniversary National Forest Wood Fair. The event has been a regular feature of the summer calendar since 2005, and is now established as the top regional event celebrating The National Forest and everything to do with trees, timber and woodland.
Wednesday, 25th September 2013
Visit now for a bumper season of colour and activity all around The National Forest. It's the ideal time for crisp walks and crunching leaves underfoot. Enjoy food and drink fairs, Halloween and fireworks. Curl up beside a log fire in a pub. Or cocoon yourself in the calm of a luxury spa.
Friday, 20th September 2013
The National Forest Food & Drink Fair takes place at Rosliston Forestry Centre on Sunday 13 October, with baking competitions and a Farmers' Market.
Monday, 26th August 2013
If you visited the National Forest stand at the Wood Fair on Bank Holiday Monday, we would love to see your photos of you posing with our woodland scene peep through board. Simply upload your photo via our National Forest Facebook page for a chance to win a Plant a Tree in The National Forest.
Thursday, 22nd August 2013
Picture yourself in The National Forest woodland scene at the National Forest Wood Fair on Bank Holiday Monday 26 August, for a chance to win a Plant a Tree gift.
Tuesday, 13th August 2013
A series of woodworking masterclasses will entertain visitors to the National Forest Wood Fair on Monday 26 August at Beacon Hill Country Park, Leicestershire.
Thursday, 1st August 2013
Local cartoonist Andy Gilbert will be in The National Forest marquee at the National Forest Wood Fair on Bank Holiday Monday 26 August, encouraging Wood Fair visitors to try their hand at drawing cartoons of woodland animals.