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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
    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
    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
    25 October 2012

    RFS President, Nick Halsey, announces ash dieback survey at RFS woodlands Date Issued: 25 October 2012   The RFS is surveying its own woodlands and repeating its call for sanitation felling and import bans following...more
    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
    18 October 2012

    John Tunstall, winner of the RFS Silky Fox Handsaws Awards 2012 at Reaseheath College, Cheshire, studied City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Forestry & Arboriculture Date Issued: 18 October 2012   The Royal Forestry...more
    11 October 2012

    Foresters clock up 90 years: Peter Hooks (left) and Roy Clarke (right) collect their Long Service Awards from RFS President Nick Halsey (centre) Date Issued: 11 October 2012   Two foresters who between them have...more
    10 October 2012

    RFS President, Nick Halsey Date Issued: 10 October 2012   The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) is backing calls for stronger measures to ban imported ash trees to prevent ash dieback (Chalara fraxinea), the potentially devastating...more
    19 September 2012

    Date Issued: 19 September 2012   A warm welcome to the many new members who joined the RFS at the APF exhibition, the Ragley Estate in Alcester, Worcestershire, on September 13–15, and a huge thank...more
    08 September 2012

    Arboricultural Association Vice-Chairman Jago Keen collects the RFS Lockhart Garratt trophy from RFS president Nick Halsey, left, and Lockhart Garratt Chairman John Lockhart, right. Date Issued: 08 September 2012   The new Vice-Chairman of the...more