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.
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.
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