News Archive

News published January 2018

National Park drives local economy

The Burley Stores

Published: 31 January 2018

New analysis of economic data obtained from the Office of National Statistics reveals that National Park economies, including the New Forest, have prospered since the last analysis in 2013.

New Forest Volunteer Fair kick starts new campaign

A prospective volunteer signs up to hampshire and isle of wight wildlife trust

Published: 30 January 2018

The New Forest’s most popular volunteering event is celebrating another year of success as hundreds flocked to the annual fair.

BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards 2018


Published: 29 January 2018

Now in their seventh year, the BBC Countryfile Magazine Awards 2018 are a celebration of the British countryside and its people.

Join the New Forest’s litter crusade

litter pickers

Published: 25 January 2018

Help spruce up your neighbourhood by joining the New Forest’s annual clean-up this spring.

Hundreds expected at New Forest Volunteer Fair

Volunteers help clear sites as part of the working woodlands project banner

Published: 24 January 2018

The New Forest’s biggest event for volunteering opportunities is ready to welcome hundreds of budding volunteers this weekend (Sunday 28 January).

Set yourself a challenge this year and volunteer

New forest nightstop at volunter fair

Published: 17 January 2018

Volunteer rangers, emergency responders and gardeners - these are just some of the roles on offer at the 2018 New Forest National Park Volunteer Fair.

Final set of draft National Park planning policies up for discussion

Local plan

Published: 17 January 2018

People are invited to comment on revised draft planning policies for the New Forest National Park in a final round of consultation.

New member for National Park Authority

Longslade. Credit Barry Whitcher

Published: 17 January 2018

The New Forest National Park Authority welcomes a new member to help shape the future of the organisation.

Breakfast seminar for landowners and agents

twitter photo competition release picture

Published: 10 January 2018

Join us for breakfast to hear how to turn your land into an asset for you and your community.

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