Published on Thursday 18 December 2014 in Learning about news
A project to help children across the New Forest make their school and local area more environmentally friendly has received a major funding boost.
Published on Monday 15 December 2014 in Visiting news
Over 7,000 people kicked off the festive season by supporting local businesses at the New Forest Christmas Fair.
Published on Monday 8 December 2014 in Commoning news
The owner of a snowy white donkey knocked down and killed in Brockenhurst, New Forest, is putting reflective stickers on her animals in an appeal to drivers to slow down.
Published on Wednesday 3 December 2014 in Learning about news
New Forest residents and visitors are invited to find out how to play their part in a new scheme seeking to ensure the area flourishes.
Published on Tuesday 2 December 2014 in Learning about news
An iconic New Forest bird species has been recorded at Barton Common in New Milton for the first time in more than 10 years.
Published on Monday 1 December 2014 in Local food and drink news
New Forest Marque member Paws Deli is producing handmade pet treats of such high quality that even humans can eat them, leading to recognition from a prestigious local awards scheme.
Published on Wednesday 26 November 2014 in Habitats & wildlife news
Seeds from an ancient New Forest tree earmarked hundreds of years ago for the King’s shipbuilding programme will be preserved as part of the world’s largest plant conservation programme.
Published on Wednesday 26 November 2014 in Visiting news
The New Forest Christmas Fair will now be held at Hoburne Bashley holiday park near New Milton on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 December.
Published on Friday 21 November 2014 in Visiting news
A bellowing stag, highland cattle and brightly-coloured fungi were the prize winners in the autumn edition of the ‘Seasonal Snaps’ photo contest, which received a record number of entries.
Published on Friday 14 November 2014 in Fascinating history news
Families of New Zealand soldiers wounded in the First World War have visited the hospital site where they were treated in the New Forest.
Published on Thursday 13 November 2014 in Travel news
The Department for Transport (DfT) has accepted new plans to improve or create 30km of cycling routes, and develop a cycling centre in the New Forest.
Published on Monday 10 November 2014 in Unspoilt landscape news
England’s 10 National Parks today expressed their concerns at Government proposals that threaten their ability to achieve more affordable housing in National Parks.
Published on Friday 7 November 2014 in Unspoilt landscape news
Power transmission line with high landscape and visual impact identified in the New Forest National Park
Published on Thursday 6 November 2014 in Visiting news
The Seasonal Snaps photo competition is back for its autumn edition, inviting people to submit their autumnal photos of the New Forest on Facebook or Twitter for a chance to win great prizes.
Published on Wednesday 5 November 2014 in History & culture news
The New Forest’s role in treating thousands of First World War troops at ‘Tin Town’ will be remembered on Armistice Day with the launch of a new historical project.
Published on Tuesday 28 October 2014 in Volunteer news
Charities and local groups looking to recruit volunteers are invited to register their interest for the New Forest Volunteer Fair 2015.
Published on Tuesday 28 October 2014 in Learning about news
Changes to payments that farmers receive to help them rear animals or grow crops are posing unique challenges for New Forest commoners.
Published on Monday 27 October 2014 in Visiting news
Long-forgotten gravestones and monuments in burial grounds are set for a new lease of life, and New Forest residents can help by identifying those most in need of conservation.
Published on Tuesday 21 October 2014 in Learning about news
An open house weekend showcasing environmentally friendly technology attracted hundreds of visits from people interested in reducing their bills and saving energy around their home.
Published on Sunday 19 October 2014 in Our work news
Informal consultation: 20 October to 19 December 2014
Published on Thursday 16 October 2014 in Travel news
A New Forest bus service has been nominated for a national award after a successful summer.
Published on Tuesday 14 October 2014 in Caring for news
Projects that help people live more sustainably in the New Forest have received a welcome boost from a community grants scheme.
Published on Friday 10 October 2014 in Planning news
Play equipment, skateboarding areas and revamped open spaces are just some of the £46,000 of improvements we have supported thanks to funding from local house builders.
Published on Wednesday 8 October 2014 in Walking news
Families, foodies and wildlife enthusiasts are heading to the New Forest this autumn half term for the second New Forest Walking Festival.
Published on Monday 6 October 2014 in Learning about news
Anyone with an interest in history and a desire to discover more about their local area can unearth the secrets of their community’s past as part of an exciting new project.
Published on Monday 6 October 2014 in Living in news
Businesses in the New Forest have the opportunity to be recognised for their outstanding achievement in the ninth annual Brilliance in Business Awards.
Published on Friday 3 October 2014 in Planning policy news
Totton and Eling Town Council has applied to New Forest District Council and the New Forest National Park Authority to designate a ‘Neighbourhood Area’ for the whole of the town council area.
Published on Thursday 2 October 2014 in Learning about news
The ancient New Forest tradition of pannage is producing pork to rival any in the world, thanks to the pigs’ free roaming lifestyle and diet of acorns.
Published on Tuesday 30 September 2014 in Visiting news
Organisations across the New Forest have joined National Parks England in calling for the release of Chinese sky lanterns to be banned due to the significant risk they pose to wildlife and habitats.
Published on Thursday 25 September 2014 in Visiting news
Kick off the festive season with locally produced seasonal gifts, tasty hot food and wagon rides with Santa at the New Forest Christmas Fair.
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