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Dog owners urged to take Walk Your Dog Week challenge

Dog owners are being challenged to walk their pet every day during Walk Your Dog Week (Monday 28 April to Monday 5 May 2014), a new campaign spearheaded by Forestry Commission England and supported by some of the UK’s top dog charities.


Forestry Commission England announces results of national tender for learning providers

Forestry Commission England has announced that it will be working in partnership with three organisations to deliver its national learning strategy at nine locations across England.


Rebecca Ferguson confirms Forest Live concerts

Rebecca Ferguson is the final headline act announced for this summer’s Forest Live - performing at Thetford and Westonbirt in June 2014.


Fantastic Forest Ranger Finalists Announced!

The Forestry Commission has today announced the shortlist for the Alice Holt Forest Rangers competition.


The Pogues join Forest Live

The Pogues are the latest act to be announced, performing as part of the Forestry Commission’s Forest Live annual concert series this summer where bands play in beautiful woodland settings across the country.


New Head of Forest Research in Wales

Forest Research, the research agency of the Forestry Commission, is pleased to announce that Tom Jenkins has been appointed as Head of the Agency in Wales


New science strategy for world-leading research in sustainable forest management and woodland creation

The Forestry Commission has today (14 March 2014) launched a new Science and Innovation Strategy for the next six years.


UK woodland carbon goes on sale for first time

The first units of carbon dioxide set to be sequestered, or removed from the atmosphere, by woodlands validated under the UK’s Woodland Carbon Code have been notified for sale for the first time.


Sir Harry Studholme appointed Chair of Forestry Commission

Sir Harry Studholme has been appointed Chair of the Board of Forestry Commissioners for a term of three years.


The Gruffalo comes home to the deep dark wood to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the ever-green tale

Themed activity trails, giant wooden Gruffalo sculptures and a big birthday forest picnic coming to a forest near you.