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    03 October 2013

    Phil Tanner has been appointed Education Manager for the Royal Forestry Society (RFS) with a mandate to deliver first-class support for those working in woodland management, for students and educational establishments. He says:“The RFS is...more
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    01 October 2013

    Date Issued: 01 October 2013   Alternative silviculture systems; the effects of sheep grazing on rowan colonisation; the firewood supply chain – all feature in the latest issue of the Quarterly Journal of Forestry (QJF). Also included are:...more
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    30 September 2013

    Sir Jack Whitaker takes over as President of the Royal Forestry Society Date Issued: 30 September 2013   On 1 October 2013 the Royal Forestry Society welcomes into post a new President, Vice President and...more
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    16 September 2013

    Anne Walker receives the RFS Press Heath Award from RFS Divisional Chairman David Gwillam Date Issued: 16 September 2013   A student from Harper Adams University, who is spending a year’s work experience at a...more
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    16 September 2013

    Dr Richard Wilson, centre, receives the RFS/Lockhart Garratt Award after coming top in the Level 6 PDArb with (left) John Lockhart and (right) RFS Development Director Simon Lloyd Date Issued: 16 September 2013   A...more
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    12 September 2013

    Andrew Hoppit, from the Forestry Commission’s Oak Processionary Moth Project, centre, and, to his right, Joan Webber, Forest Research’s Principal Pathologist and Head of Tree Health, lead an OPAL training event in the RFS Hockeridge...more
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    23 August 2013

    Watch out for ticks this autumn Date Issued: 23 August 2013   The RFS is urging anyone bitten by a tick to be aware of symptoms which could indicate that they have picked up Lyme...more
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    13 August 2013

    Edward Richards, a student at Reaseheath College, Cheshire, receives an RFS Silky Fox Handsaw Award Date Issued: 13 August 2013   The RFS Silky Fox Handsaws Awards are being presented to 24 exceptional students at...more
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    30 July 2013

    Join RFS members on a guided walk through Longleat Date Issued: 30 July 2013   Come along to see the RFS at Confor Woodland Show, September 12–13 (stand A7), where an interactive database of  tree...more
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    28 July 2013

    Dawnay foresters Ron Peacock, left, and David Milner celebrate Date Issued: 28 July 2013   A forester who can trace his family back three generations on the Castle Howard Estate, and two foresters who between...more