Published on Thursday 12 December 2013 in Communities news
Staff from New Forest District Council and the New Forest National Park Authority have been donating items to New Forest Basics Bank this Christmas.
Published on Tuesday 10 December 2013 in All events news
Over 9,000 people kicked off the festive season by supporting local businesses at the New Forest Marque Christmas Fair this weekend - double the number who attended last year's event.
Published on Tuesday 3 December 2013 in Communities news
A shipwrights’ school, innovative wildlife project, almshouse renovation and primary school landscaping project have each been awarded a share of a grants pot of £85,000.
Published on Monday 2 December 2013 in Local food, drink & crafts news
A lucky New Forest resident has bagged himself an early Christmas present, winning a hamper of tasty local food in a competition run by the New Forest National Park Authority.
Published on Sunday 1 December 2013 in Visiting news
Win a Christmas prize a day with Our Land, the New Forest National Park and some of the country's most outstanding areas of natural beauty.
Published on Wednesday 27 November 2013 in All events news
Photos of sunbeams flickering through the trees, donkeys standing in line at an ice cream van and a dog with a beaming smile are the winners of the National Park Authority’s photography competition.
Published on Tuesday 26 November 2013 in All events news
Using heavy horses to help manage woodlands has been hailed as the future of forestry and now woodland managers, agricultural students and young farmers have the chance to learn this important skill.
Published on Monday 25 November 2013 in Living in news
In the build up to the New Forest Christmas Fair in December daily prizes are on offer to anyone who can find Rudolph’s red nose, hidden in locations all over the New Forest National Park.
Published on Thursday 14 November 2013 in Habitats & wildlife news
Native breed cattle are once again grazing on Studland Common and Meadow in Milford on Sea after an absence of more than 60 years.
Published on Tuesday 12 November 2013 in Wildlife news
One of our most mystical native birds, the rare nightjar, appears to be thriving in the New Forest following historic declines in the rest of the UK.
Published on Friday 8 November 2013 in Our people news
National Park leaders met in the New Forest to share ideas about how best to protect the special qualities of the parks for all to enjoy.
Published on Wednesday 6 November 2013 in Walking festival news
The New Forest Walking Festival is set to return next year after the success of the first festival this autumn.
Published on Tuesday 5 November 2013 in All events news
The New Forest National Park Authority has launched a photography competition with a difference, inviting people to tweet their autumnal photos of the forest for a chance to win one of three prizes.
Published on Friday 1 November 2013 in History & culture news
Veterans, families and volunteers who have shed light on the New Forest’s wartime past have been celebrated at a special event.
Published on Tuesday 29 October 2013 in Commoning news
The future conservation of the New Forest National Park’s unique landscape, wildlife and heritage has been given a huge boost thanks to support from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF).
Published on Monday 28 October 2013 in Local food, drink & crafts news
With locally produced seasonal gifts, tasty hot food and Santa’s grotto, the New Forest Christmas Fair is perfect for getting into the festive spirit this winter.
Published on Friday 25 October 2013 in Walking festival news
Two New Forest Walking Festival guided walks due to take place on Monday have had to be postponed after a storm warning.
Published on Thursday 24 October 2013 in Local food, drink & crafts news
Celebrities from TV and film joined Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall for a harvest festival celebration, with a little help from pupils at Ringwood School and the New Forest Marque.
Published on Wednesday 23 October 2013 in Commoning news
The historic sales yard for New Forest commoners’ ponies is now up to date thanks to a final £48,000 investment for a new roof from the New Forest RDPE (Leader) Programme.
Published on Wednesday 23 October 2013 in Things to do news
A special screening of a film to inspire children to connect with nature will take place in the New Forest during half term week.
Published on Tuesday 22 October 2013 in Walking festival news
Walkers from across the south of England are snapping up spaces for the New Forest Walking Festival - with only a handful of places left.
Published on Tuesday 22 October 2013 in Wildlife news
As the clocks go back at the end of October drivers are being urged to take extra care when driving across the New Forest this winter in a bid to halt the startling rise in pony and cattle road deaths
Published on Monday 21 October 2013 in Visiting news
The New Forest’s churches have been at the centre of local communities since at least the forest’s formation over 900 years ago and many trace their origin to a much earlier period.
Published on Monday 14 October 2013 in Communities news
Volunteers in the New Forest contributed a staggering 6,250 hours to national park projects in the last financial year, and now a national conference has met to discuss ways to increase participation
Published on Monday 14 October 2013 in Open for business news
The Switch Hampshire scheme is helping small and medium local businesses in the New Forest find and switch to cheaper energy tariffs.
Published on Friday 11 October 2013 in Visiting news
The New Forest Centre and National Park Authority are pleased to announce this year’s winner of the New Forest Open Art People's Prize, sponsored by ExxonMobil at the Fawley Refinery and Park Culture
Published on Thursday 10 October 2013 in Travel news
The New Forest Tour enjoyed its best season yet with a record number of passenger journeys – helping take cars off the road and providing a boost to local businesses.
Published on Wednesday 9 October 2013 in Your views news
The National Park Authority has launched a public consultation on how it works with local communities, organisations and other interested groups.
Published on Tuesday 1 October 2013 in Travel news
Residents are being invited to have their say on improving existing routes that will make it easier and safer for people to walk, cycle and ride to and within the New Forest National Park.
Published on Friday 27 September 2013 in Learning about news
National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty from across the UK have declared that landscapes should be high on the agenda once again.
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