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Is your dog a Forestry Commission England top dog?! - 20/04/2016

Is your dog a Forestry Commission England top dog?!

Forestry Commission England have produced a variety of fun, free dog training activities to keep your dog’s tail wagging throughout Walk Your Dog Week starting on 25 April -1 May, as they believe a dog is never too old to learn new tricks.

Ambitious plans for improving Alice Holt Forest - 12/04/2016

Ambitious plans for improving Alice Holt Forest

The Forestry Commission will be investing over £2.3million to improve Alice Holt Forest’s amenities over the next 12 months. Visitors to Alice Holt Forest will soon benefit from a new café, extra seating and additional facilities, as the site undergoes a redevelopment to improve the popular woodland destination. The site and existing café will remain open to the public during the redevelopment to ensure visitors can continue to enjoy the forest while work takes place.

New Vision for England’s urban forest - 07/04/2016

New Vision for England’s urban forest

England’s National Forestry Forum will be challenged to play their part in growing the importance, protection and size of England’s urban forest on 12 April following the publication of ‘Our Vision for a resilient urban forest’.

Storm Katie causes damage amongst Bedgebury National Pinetum conifer collection - 29/03/2016

Storm Katie causes damage amongst Bedgebury National Pinetum conifer collection

Following the departure of Storm Katie on late on Monday morning, site inspections have revealed damage to several trees across Bedgebury National Pinetum and Forest, near Goudhurst, Kent.

Switch the lights off and step back into nature in your local Forestry Commission Woodland - 16/03/2016

Switch the lights off and step back into nature in your local Forestry Commission Woodland

To support WWF’s Earth Hour at 8.30pm on 19 March, Forestry Commission England has revealed their top 5 activities that visitors can enjoy in an hour in their local woodland.