Wednesday, 27th March 2013
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
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
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."
Tuesday, 13th November 2012
Fisher German LLP has announced its support for the creation of a new long distance trail through The National Forest. The new route is currently under development and is expected to be open for walkers in 2014.
Thursday, 30th August 2012
Runners who have not yet entered the National Forest 10K, taking place on Sunday 16 September, had better get their skates on before the closing date of Thursday 13 September.
Tuesday, 28th August 2012
Foraging has been dampened in every way by the weather this summer according to bushcraft experts in The National Forest.
Thursday, 16th August 2012
Moira Fox and Ernest Badger, the Forest Dwellers from CONKERS, will be leading the pack on Sunday September 16th at the National Forest Family Fun Run. This is open to children (and animal mascots) aged from 4 to 14 years old and will take place at 9:30am before the main race - The National Forest 10K - sets off from CONKERS.
Wednesday, 8th August 2012
Children and families are set to get even more fun from a visit to Hicks Lodge National Forest Cycle Centre, as a stunning natural play area is under construction at the popular centre situated between Ashby de la Zouch and Moira, in Leicestershire.
Monday, 6th August 2012
Runners in The National Forest 10K on Sunday 16 September will be running that bit faster this year following the announcement of the fantastic prizes they could win!
Wednesday, 11th July 2012
Mizuno, one of the leading manufacturers of sports equipment, will be bringing its Tech Truck to the National Forest 10K on Sunday 16 September 2012.