Tuesday, 28th August 2012
Foraging has been dampened in every way by the weather this summer according to bushcraft experts in The National Forest.
Wednesday, 14th March 2012
The 2012 issue of the National Forest Food Guide is hot off the press crammed full of scrumptious goodies and new places to try!
Tuesday, 3rd January 2012
The National Forest Wood Fair is to be a two day event this year for the first time in its eight year history.
Wednesday, 9th November 2011
Planning an event in The National Forest has just got easier for event organisers thanks to a new guide from the National Forest Company.
Thursday, 8th September 2011
Visitors to woodlands during the autumn will discover trees laden with edible delights. In September and October, the number of different ripe species explodes with fungi, fruits and nuts, such as beech nuts, bramble, hawthorn berries, juniper and rosehip, ready for picking. This year apparently the horseradish is particularly good!
Wednesday, 31st August 2011
Dark clouds and showers did not deter the crowds at the National Forest Wood Fair on Bank Holiday Monday. Waterproofs and umbrellas only added colour to the scene and there were plenty of smiling faces through the rain!
Friday, 26th August 2011
Nature's autumn finale is coming early according to woodland experts in The National Forest. This year's exceptionally dry weather means that many leaves are already turning red and gold with their final dazzling display of colour, so the National Forest Company is urging people to get out into the woodlands and enjoy the autumn colours.
Monday, 11th July 2011
In this age of flat-pack furniture and throwaway stuff, do you ever hanker after hand-crafted items that will delight you for a very long time? At the National Forest Wood Fair on 29 August, Bank Holiday Monday, you will be spoilt for choice if you are in the market for beautiful things made from wood.
Thursday, 28th April 2011
If your business, passion or hobby is anything to do with wood, then the National Forest Wood Fair on August Bank Holiday Monday (29 August) is the place for you.
Tuesday, 21st December 2010
The date has been announced for next year's National Forest Wood Fair. It will be held on Bank Holiday Monday 29 August, at Beacon Hill Country Park, near Woodhouse Eaves in Leicestershire.