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McBusted announce Forestry Commission concert - 24/03/2015

McBusted announce Forestry Commission concert

McBusted have announced a West Country date as part of Forest Live, organised by the Forestry Commission, where acts perform in spectacular woodland locations around the country. The band will be the sixth and final headline act to appear at Westonbirt Arboretum this summer.

Battersea Dogs & Cats Home joins with Forestry Commission England for Walk Your Dog Week - 24/03/2015

Battersea Dogs & Cats Home joins with Forestry Commission England for Walk Your Dog Week

Battersea Dogs & Cats Home has become the latest charity to join up with partners including Forestry Commission England as part of Walk Your Dog Week (27 April – 3 May 2015).

Spandau Ballet West Country woodland concert announced - 23/03/2015

Spandau Ballet West Country woodland concert announced

Spandau Ballet has announced a West Country woodland concert this summer as part of the Forestry Commission’s Forest Live music series.

The Forestry Commission is urging importers to comply with regulations to protect Britain’s trees and plants from invasive pests and diseases - 20/03/2015

The Forestry Commission is urging importers to comply with regulations to protect Britain’s trees and plants from invasive pests and diseases

The Forestry Commission is urging importers who use wood packaging in shipments to comply with regulations to protect Britain’s trees and plants from invasive pests such as the Asian Longhorn Beetle – an increasing risk as summer approaches.

Public Forest Estate secures Grown in Britain licence - 18/03/2015

Public Forest Estate secures Grown in Britain licence

The entire Public Forest Estate in England is now qualified to use the Grown in Britain Certification Mark on any timber produced across its 1,800 sites. The certification mark has been granted after a rigorous audit assessment, which recognised the Forestry Commission’s successful woodland management programme and its production of home-grown timber.

Forestry Commission England bucks the countryside trend with increase in visits - 13/03/2015

Forestry Commission England bucks the countryside trend with increase in visits

The Forestry Commission has recorded an average 11 per cent increase in visits to its main forest centres in England across 2014; marking a hugely successful year for forest tourism and its associated economic and social benefits.

Sam Smith announces Forestry Commission gig - 02/03/2015

Sam Smith announces Forestry Commission gig

Sam Smith has announced an East Anglian home show as part of Forest Live, the annual summer music series organised by the Forestry Commission.

Bedgebury Pinetum's new cafe and visitor centre open with family run caterers ready for Easter 2015 - 26/02/2015

Bedgebury Pinetum's new cafe and visitor centre open with family run caterers ready for Easter 2015

Award-winning Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest will open its doors to the new Bedgebury Café in time for Easter 2015.