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    10 January 2013

    Ash trees © Debbie Cotton Date Issued: 10 January 2013   Most RFS Divisions across England, Wales and Northern Ireland will be holding a Chalara fraxinea (ash dieback) briefing at their first spring meeting of 2013. The...more
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    10 December 2012

    Simon Lloyd takes up his post as Director of Development at the Royal Forestry Society’s new headquarters near Banbury Date Issued: 10 December 2012   Simon Lloyd has taken up his role as the Royal...more
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    03 December 2012

    Alec Pyman Award: From the left, David Atkinson (forestry lecturer, University of Cumbria), Stuart Palmer (RFS Divisional chairman), award winner Andrew Whistler and Professor Robert Hannaford Date Issued: 03 December 2012   Forestry Commission forest...more
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    30 November 2012

    Marking the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee: Planting a Sweet Chestnut in Barnwood Park, Gloucester, from left, Ron Keasley, Justin Hobbs, Ann Jones, Torill Freeman and Barry Wellington Date Issued: 30 November 2012   The RFS Gloucestershire...more
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    16 November 2012

    Ash trees © Debbie Cotton Date Issued: 16 November 2012   The RFS is keeping a close watch on Chalara fraxinea (Ash dieback) developments to provide information and advice for woodland owners and managers. Advisory...more
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    15 November 2012

    RFS President Nick Halsey, left, presents the Gold Medal for distinguished services to forestry to Bede Howell Date Issued: 15 November 2012   Former RFS President and tireless campaigner for excellence in UK forestry, Bede...more
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    13 November 2012

    RFS President, Nick Halsey, launches new Urban Forestry Award Date Issued: 13 November 2012   The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) Excellence in Forestry Awards have been expanded to include, for the first time, an urban...more
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    12 November 2012

    Steve Russell, centre, receive the award from Professor Christopher Gaskell, the principal of the College, with RFS Gloucestershire Division chairman Torill Freeman (right) Date Issued: 14 November 2012   The winner of this year’s Royal...more
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    08 November 2012

    Rod Leslie, author and Chartered Forester, represented the RFS at the Summit Date Issued: 08 November 2012   Two experts representing the RFS were among 100 leading figures from forestry and government attending a key...more
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    29 October 2012

    Ash trees © Debbie Cotton Date Issued: 29 October 2012   The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) is calling for clear guidance for woodland owners and managers wondering how to proceed with planting schemes which include...more