Coton in the Elms Derbyshire
This 14.37ha woodland was created through the National Forest Company's Tender Scheme in 2006/07 and lies to the east of Coton in the Elms.It was designed to add variety to the landscape and provide a link to other woodlands in the area.The south west corner of this woodland has been identified as the most land locked part of the UK mainland and an oak tree marks the spot!
This site comprisestwo adjoining Tender Schemes, created in 2006 - Gilwiskaw Valley Wood (12.08ha) and Tempe Farm (57.6ha).The woodland within Gilwiskaw Valley Wood has been designed to incorporate a range of species to create bold blocks of seasonal colour that will stand out for the benefit of visitors, particularly those who are partially sighted.
Tempe Farm is an old site with some points of archeaological interest. A brief history can be found on the le
Start at Conkers Waterside Moira, Swadlincote Derbyshire DE12 6BA
The circular 4.5 mile CONKERS Circuit is part of the Heart of the National Forest Foundation's vision for a 1,000 acre woodland park being created around CONKERS, the family attraction at the heart of The National Forest.