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Monday, 20th April 2015

The National Forest's Black to Green project secures Heritage Lottery Fund investment

The National Forest Company and its partners in the Heart of the Forest Forum have been awarded 770,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund for the innovative Black to Green project.

Wednesday, 11th February 2015

Spring moments in The National Forest

Bottle-feed tiny lambs, explore dazzling bluebell woods, enjoy festivals galore - there are lots of moments to treasure and magical memories to create on a spring visit to the National Forest & Beyond. Here are ten ideas to get you started - download a Visitor Guide for many more!

Wednesday, 17th September 2014

National Forest sponsor Dean & Smedley Family Pharmacies raised 1,200 from their successful Fun Run held at Rosliston Forestry Centre in the summer. Nearly one hundred people signed up to take on either the four-mile Fun Run or the gentle one mile woodland walk.

Friday, 8th August 2014

Tree-Spirited Climbing Adventures - New Tree Climbing Attraction At This Year's National Forest Wood Fair

Scale the heights of one of the magnificent oaks in Beacon Hill Country Park at the National Forest Wood Fair on Bank Holiday Monday 25 August.

Tuesday, 17th June 2014

A Hundred People Run for Dean & Smedley in The National Forest

National Forest sponsor Dean & Smedley Family Pharmacies held a successful Fun Run recently to support environmental education in The National Forest.

Wednesday, 11th June 2014

New Survey Shows Strength of Local Support for The National Forest

'If I said to my grandson you've got to clear some bracken tomorrow, he'd have his wellies out ready at dawn.' Ibstock Business Centre user

Wednesday, 11th June 2014

Employees Plant a Taste of the Good Life as Holland and Barrett Teams up with The National Forest

Staff from Nuneaton-based NBTY Europe have been helping to create England's biggest new forest by planting over 200 new trees at a site in the Midlands.

Thursday, 29th May 2014

Dean and Smedley Runs for Fun in The National Forest

National Forest sponsor Dean and Smedley Family Pharmacies is delighted to be organising a Fun Run on Sunday 8th June to support environmental education in The National Forest.

Monday, 19th May 2014

The National Forest Way is open!

England's newest long distance walking trail is open! Over a hundred walkers, friends and partner organisations joined the National Forest Company to launch the 75-mile National Forest Way on Saturday 17 May at Conkers Waterside.

Wednesday, 14th May 2014

England's newest long distance walking trail launches this weekend

The country's newest long distance walking trail will be launched this weekend, on the first day of the National Forest Walking Festival. The 75-mile National Forest Way will be launched on Saturday 17 May, at Conkers Waterside on the Derbyshire/Leicestershire border.