Published on Monday 20 April 2015 in Grants news
New grants of up to £15,000 are available for projects that promote car-free travel in the New Forest National Park.
Published on Monday 13 April 2015 in Things to do news
Hundreds of families enjoyed a free day of ‘wild play’ in the New Forest, as part of a drive to encourage children to play outdoors.
Published on Thursday 9 April 2015 in Learning about news
A new replica timber frame 18th century shipwrights’ workshop at the historic shipbuilding village of Buckler’s Hard, on the banks of the Beaulieu River, has been handed over to the IBTC.
Published on Tuesday 7 April 2015 in Visiting news
Witchcraft, wartime and the mysterious death of an English king are just some of the fascinating topics covered in a new set of New Forest walking routes.
Published on Wednesday 1 April 2015 in Things to do news
Families can enjoy crabbing and seashore scavenging at a free day of activities in the New Forest this Easter.
Published on Monday 30 March 2015 in Visiting news
For the next five months, visitors will get a privileged peek into the lives of some of the New Forest’s most impressive birdlife, thanks to high tech video technology.
Published on Tuesday 24 March 2015 in Living in news
Members are being sought for the New Forest Access Forum, which gives advice on improving access for walking, horse riding, cycling and other outside recreation in and around the New Forest.
Published on Tuesday 17 March 2015 in Learning about news
Astronomers across the New Forest are heralding the area as an excellent location for stargazing, while raising awareness of the impact of light pollution on dark night skies.
Published on Monday 16 March 2015 in Commoning news
The New Forest’s commoners, landowners and farmers are celebrating the fifth anniversary of a service that helps them and wildlife thrive in the National Park.
Published on Friday 13 March 2015 in Visitor information news
Businesses in Brockenhurst are being invited to become a focal point of information for visitors and local people.
Published on Wednesday 4 March 2015 in Rich cultural heritage news
On 12 March 1928, World War I flying ace Flight Lieutenant Samuel ‘Kink’ Kinkead took off in a seaplane from RAF Calshot in the New Forest.
Published on Tuesday 24 February 2015 in Wildlife news
Wildlife films celebrating the world-class landscapes of the New Forest, have been produced to mark its 10 year anniversary as a National Park.
Local community invited to join study on reducing visual impact of existing power lines in New Forest
Published on Monday 23 February 2015 in Learning about news
- Local community invited to join study on reducing visual impact of existing power lines in part of New Forest National Park
Published on Tuesday 10 February 2015 in Unspoilt landscape news
Visitors to the New Forest are urged to help protect ponies and donkeys from potentially harmful food litter.
Published on Thursday 29 January 2015 in Learning about news
Eating an ice cream in the idyllic New Forest is a pleasure that many of us take for granted.
Published on Thursday 22 January 2015 in Recreation news
A charter to guide large scale cycling events in the New Forest has been supported by the New Forest National Park Authority.
Published on Monday 19 January 2015 in Open for business news
National Parks – famous for their beauty and splendour are also home to thousands of thriving businesses.
Published on Friday 16 January 2015 in Caring for news
Nominations are now open for an awards scheme to recognise those making an outstanding contribution to conserving the unique landscape and traditions of the New Forest.
Published on Tuesday 13 January 2015 in Volunteer news
An award-winning young wildlife enthusiast and a retired banker are calling for local people to do something different this year and volunteer in the New Forest.
Published on Thursday 8 January 2015 in Learning about news
Volunteers are reviving old forest customs such as charcoal production to care for the New Forest’s first community woodland.
Published on Tuesday 6 January 2015 in Visiting news
Almost two thirds of parents based in and around the New Forest have concerns about letting their children play outdoors, a survey suggests.
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.
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