News Archive

News published January 2016

Free admission to New Forest Centre museum

New Forest Centre, Lyndhurst

Published: 29 January 2016

Local residents and visitors to the New Forest will be able to learn about the area’s rich history free of charge thanks to a move by the New Forest Centre to end admission charges to its museum.

Hundreds expected at New Forest Volunteer Fair


Published: 27 January 2016

The New Forest’s one-stop-shop for volunteering opportunities is expected to attract hundreds of people this weekend.

Digital archaeology weekend is runaway success

digi arc

Published: 21 January 2016

The New Forest’s first Digi Arc weekend proved hugely popular, with hundreds of children and their families joining experts for a weekend of gaming and archaeology.

New coastal rangers to protect birds on the Solent

Helping to protect birds

Published: 19 January 2016

A team of coastal rangers has started work on the Solent coast to help protect the thousands of birds that spend the winter along our shores.

Discover the joys of walking this year


Published: 13 January 2016

Help is at hand for those looking to start walking more in 2016, with the launch of two new healthy walking groups in the New Forest.

Award winning volunteer to open New Forest fair

new forest show 2015

Published: 12 January 2016

This year’s expanded New Forest Volunteer Fair is set to be opened by the National Parks UK young volunteer of the year.

High-tech archaeology weekend for all ages


Published: 11 January 2016

Join archaeologists and computer game specialists for an interactive weekend of gaming, history and cutting edge technology.

New Forest supports 'Clean for The Queen' this Spring

Julian Lewis, Desmond Swayne, Alison Barnes, litter free forest and sea posters

Published: 7 January 2016

Her Majesty The Queen celebrates her 90th birthday this year and we are calling for volunteers to help tidy up their community as part of the celebrations.

New Year walks and cycles in the New Forest


Published: 4 January 2016

Get out and active in the New Forest this year by joining guided walks and cycles led by local experts.

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