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    29 October 2013

    Five North Yorkshire schools are taking part in a new woodland education project based at Duncombe Park, Helmsley. The partnership between RFS Teaching Trees and Duncombe Park is giving school children in North Yorkshire the...more
    11 October 2013

    Camera… Lights… Action… the RFS is backing Grown in Britainweek with the launch of a short film on our spectacular Coast Redwoods, which are believed to be the oldest and largest stand in Europe. Coast Redwoods...more
    09 October 2013

    Sir Jack Whitaker, Royal Forestry Society (RFS) President, has warmly welcomed a tripartite report, A future with broadleaved trees, as a major step in ensuring a strong woodland heritage for the Britain and Ireland. The report, launched...more
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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