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    31 January 2013

    Simon Lloyd, RFS Director of Development, issues a statement on the Government’s response to the Independent Panel on Forestry’s Final Report Date Issued: 31 January 2013   The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) has warmly welcomed...more
    30 January 2013

    RFS Excellence in Forestry Awards: Spotlighting the tree…mendous in woodlands large and small Date Issued: 30 January 2013   Woodland owners, managers and woodland lovers have until 4 March 2013 to enter this year’s RFS...more
    23 January 2013

    Simon Lloyd, Director of Development at the Royal Forestry Society Date Issued: 23 January 2013   The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) is calling on the Government to maintain a strong, focused Forestry Commission in England...more
    18 January 2013

    Forestry research specialist Jo Clark clocked up more than 9,000 miles, travelling from Inverness to the Pyrenees as part of her PhD research into the adaptation of ash to climate change Date Issued: 18 January...more
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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