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Friday, 28th February 2014

Barefoot Walking Launches National Forest-Inspired Creative Project

Pupils from four Coalville Schools will be walking barefoot in The National Forest next week to gain inspiration for a music making project.

Monday, 27th January 2014

Holland & Barrett Announce Partnership with The National Forest

The UK's largest health-food retailer Holland & Barrett today launched a project to create four hectares of new woodland in The National Forest.

Friday, 17th January 2014

Lace Up Your Boots for the National Forest Way

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

New Year's Resolutions to Help You Have Your Best Year Ever in The National Forest

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!

Wednesday, 25th September 2013

Catch Autumn's Richest Experiences in The National Forest & Beyond

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.

Tuesday, 3rd September 2013

Sponsor Celebrates 50 Years with 50 Runners in The National Forest 10K

PHS Direct, sponsor of The National Forest, is sending a record number of competitors to this year's National Forest 10K, which kicks off from Conkers Discovery Centre on Sunday 15 September.

Tuesday, 6th August 2013

Pick it up and take it home!

The National Forest Company Chief Executive speaks out against those leaving their dog mess in the Forest.

Wednesday, 27th March 2013

BBC TV's Rob Penn to speak at first Friends of The National Forest event

TV personality and woodsman Rob Penn (BBC 4 'Tales from the Wild Wood') is coming to The National Forest to speak at the very first Friends of The National Forest event on Saturday 13 April.

Friday, 15th February 2013

Burton College students display their work alongside top national photographers

Students from Burton & South Derbyshire College have been invited to stage an exhibition of their work in the new gallery at Sharpe's Pottery Museum in March. It will coincide with the arrival in Swadlincote of the 2020VISION roadshow, which features some of the finest wildlife and nature photographers in the country.

Monday, 28th January 2013

National Forest Company's Response to the Initial Preferred HS2 Route

Statement from Sophie Churchill, OBE FICFor, Chief Executive, National Forest Company: "The National Forest Company is a strong advocate for sustainable development which includes sustainable economic growth and certainly supports the distribution of economic activity across the country. There are already important road and rail links through the Forest."