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Tuesday, 8th July 2014

National Forest Wood Fair tickets now on sale

Tickets for this years National Forest Wood Fair are now on sale: buy in advance and save 20% of the admission charge on the day.

Friday, 4th July 2014

Vitax sign Wood Fair sponsorship deal

Vitax - one of the UK's leading specialists in the manufacture of garden and horticulture products - has signed a two year deal to sponsor The National Forest's Wood Fair.

Friday, 13th December 2013

Date Fixed for Tenth Anniversary National Forest Wood Fair

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.

Monday, 26th August 2013

The National Forest Wood Fair Woodland Scene Photo Competition now on Facebook

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

Click, Share, Like, for a Woodland Win!

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

Know your Adze from your Bandsaw: Woodworking Masterclasses at the National Forest Wood Fair

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

Discover the Artist in you at the National Forest Wood Fair- Free Woodland Cartoon Drawing Sessions in The National Forest Marquee

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.

Tuesday, 23rd July 2013

Summer family fun in the National Forest & Beyond

School's out, hols are here, but how do you keep the kids happy all summer? See our ten great experiences around The National Forest & Beyond for some of the freshest, most imaginative and exciting things to do. Meeting dinosaurs, pond dipping, cycling; living in a tree house or travelling through a giant telescope - there's just no time to be bored. And with so many free activities, family-friendly deals and superb value breaks, you can enjoy far more for less.

Wednesday, 10th July 2013

Hotting up for The National Forest Wood Fair

Advance tickets are now on sale for the National Forest Wood Fair, one of the most popular country events in the Midlands. Held in the stunning setting of Beacon Hill Country Park in Leicestershire, on the south eastern tip of The National Forest, over 100 exhibitors and demonstrators will be gathered on Monday 26 August for a wonderful day filled with trees, timber and all things related to woodlands and timber industries.

Friday, 21st June 2013

Stay Over for a Bank Holiday Short Break and Enjoy The National Forest Wood Fair

The last two Bank Holidays this year have been quite spectacular. Make sure you make the most of the last hoorah of the summer by booking a National Forest Wood Fair Short Break over the August Bank Holiday.