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Branch out with woodland! - 19/09/2017

Branch out with woodland!

The Forestry Commission is encouraging landowners and land managers to start planning now to apply for funding for woodland creation available through the 2018 Countryside Stewardship Scheme

Re-appointment of Forestry Commissioner Mary Barkham - 14/09/2017

Re-appointment of Forestry Commissioner Mary Barkham

Her Majesty the Queen, acting on the advice of Ministers, has re-appointed Dr Mary Barkham as a Forestry Commissioner for England.

Who will you find in the deep dark wood? - 14/09/2017

Who will you find in the deep dark wood?

For the first time ever, fourteen Forestry Commission forests across England will transform into the deep dark wood, with the installation of brand new Gruffalo character sculptures.

Arts Council England grant awarded for exciting forest theatre experiences - 14/09/2017

Arts Council England grant awarded for exciting forest theatre experiences

The Arts Council has awarded £139,000 to the Forestry Commission and theatre partner Burn the Curtain to develop their outdoor theatre experiences.

Local families enjoy free event at Castle Neroche - 08/09/2017

Local families enjoy free event at Castle Neroche

Families recently enjoyed a free Family day at Castle Neroche, hosted by the Forestry Commission in partnership with Blackdown Hills Area of Natural Beauty (AONB).


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