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Walking in The National Forest © National Forest Company/Jacqui Rock

National Forest Walking Festival

15 Mar

The countdown is on to the start of The National Forest Walking Festival 2018 – with more than 90 walks catering for every age, taste…

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Forest adventures for all seasons

9 Mar

Whether it’s spring, summer, autumn or winter, there’s always something to enjoy amongst the trees and woodlands of The National Forest. With hundreds of woodlands…

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Spring moments in The National Forest

8 Mar

Watch The National Forest burst into new leaf this spring. Welcome new arrivals, explore dazzling bluebell displays and discover an assortment of outdoor activities for…

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English Tourism Week

28 Feb

English Tourism Week running from 17 – 25 March is an annual celebration of our thriving industry, showcasing the quality, variety and value of tourism…

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E-bike holidays in The National Forest

2 Feb

A new e-bike holiday company, recently opened in The National Forest, is the latest business to sign up to the National Forest Company’s ‘forestlife’ campaign.…

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Good news for Charnwood

2 Feb

A partnership set up to protect Charnwood Forest has been successful in its £2.75m grant bid for initial support by the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).…

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Dimminsdale Nature Reserve Snowdrops © National Forest Company/Jacqui Rock

Forest snowdrops herald the arrival of spring

26 Jan

You know you’ve nearly made it to the end of winter when the delicate and dancing heads of the Forest’s first snowdrops begin to appear.…

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Timber first wave programming

23 Jan

Timber festival has started to reveal its programme of artists, performers and areas for festivalgoers to adventure through for its inaugural edition this July. Timber…

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