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    Ianjack Sylvawinner2016 2706 Wn
    27 June 2016

    The RFS Sylva Trophy 2016 for outstanding contribution to forestry has gone to Ian Jack, Lowther Estate's Forestry and Landuse Manager in Cumbria - a forester described as having an " infectious enthusiasm for forestry...more
    Docgold Timtollisgrahamheath Helmlesy Wood 0306 Drowendavies
    10 June 2016

    The winners have been announced for all five hotly contested categories in the RFS Excellence in Forestry Awards 2016.The awards were held across the north of England and the exceptional standard of entries proved a...more
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    06 June 2016

    The RFS is proud to be among the many charities and organisations who will be taking part in celebrations to mark Her Majesty The Queen’s 90th birthday at a Patrons Lunch in Pall Mall, London...more
    Mikepage Studentship 010616
    01 June 2016

    The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) will be welcoming students from Askham Bryan College, Lancaster University, Myerscough College and Plumpton College this summer as they become the first to take up Studentship opportunities. The Studentships are...more
    Ridewithhardwoo Stacks Conf20 6 160516 Wn Lr
    16 May 2016

    A major conference featuring a wide range of experts in forestry and finance will address the perennial challenge of how to make woodlands pay. The economics of woodland management have changed dramatically in recent years...more
    Futureforestersmyerscough C4c At 0505
    05 May 2016

    The RFS Future Foresters programme has been going from strength to strength. The project, which aims to encourage more people into forestry, is strengthening links with colleges, reviewing and expanding qualifications, internships, bursaries, and practical learning...more
    Emmagilmartin Randle16 2104 Wn
    21 April 2016

    Four RFS Student Members, studying at four different universities, will be heading out this summer to learn about trees, forests and sustainable woodland management in the USA, Hungary and Nigeria - thanks to bursaries from...more
    Fayeesrich Teachingtrees 130416 Wn
    13 April 2016

    The highly regarded Royal Forestry Society (RFS) Teaching Trees programme is expanding into Herefordshire and Worcestershire - thanks to the support of RFS members and local woodland owners, including the Duchy of Cornwall's Herefordshire Estate...more
    Nickijempson Ttblog 080416 Wn
    08 April 2016

    RFS Teaching Trees Education Officer Nicki Jempson is now featured on the national Charter for Trees, Woods and People web site, spelling out her childhood love of trees and why woods make the best classroom...more
    Stephen Malcolm John Ford Lsa 300316 Wn Long Service Awards Rfs Recipients Lr
    04 April 2016

    Three great foresters have been recognised by the Royal Forestry Society for their work with the Ford and Etal Estates' Forestry department in Northumberland. Stephen Fairnington, Malcolm Whittle and John Docherty received RFS Long Service Awards which...more