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    07 October 2011

    Beech: One of the first entries in the Royal Forestry Society’s new on line tree resource Date Issued: 07 October 2011   The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) has partnered with Reader’s Digest to create a...more
    03 October 2011

    Nicholas Halsey in action with a billhook when he presented the Excellence in Forestry Schools Award to Pinewood School in Ware earlier this year Date Issued: 03 October 2011   The new President of the...more
    17 October 2011

    Date Issued: 17 October 2011   Mark Sharples, a self-employed consultant and tree surgeon from Corsham, Wiltshire, has won the Royal Forestry Society/Lockhart Garratt Excellence in Arboriculture award for being the outstanding student in the management exercise...more
    27 July 2011

    Excellence in Forestry Schools Award winners: Chris Brunton (left), representing Pinewood School, and Nick Halsey, President Elect of the Royal Forestry Society, plant a tree to celebrate. Date Issued: 27 July 2011   Three schools...more
    26 July 2011

    John Lanham receives the RFS Long Service Award from Anthony Bosanquet, RFS president Date Issued: 26 July 2011   Foresters from two of Yorkshire’s best known estates have received Long Service Awards from the Royal...more
    01 July 2011

    Grey squirrel Date Issued: 01 July 2011   TOPICAL TOPIC - A tale of two squirrels: The red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) is native to the British Isles. It once lived in all wooded areas, although its...more
    27 May 2011

    Date Issued: 27 May 2011   Forestry vandalism, conflicts between commercial forestry and stalking, growing oaks and adding value to home produce – just a few of the topics being covered by RFS woodland visits...more
    06 May 2011

    Forest scenery Date Issued: 06 May 2011   The RFS Certificate in Arboriculture (Cert Arb RFS), which has set the standard for craftsman-level arborists for more than 40 years, has been updated. The Certificate requires...more
    02 May 2011

    Rhododendron ponticum Date Issued: 02 May 2011   TOPICAL TOPIC - Rhododendron: People are often perplexed when landowners chop down or grub out rhododendron growing wild in woods and other habitats. Are they simply eco-vandals or...more
    11 June 2011

    RFS Excellence in Forestry Award winners and runners up collect their awards at Madingley Hall, Cambridge Date Issued: 30 June 2011   A record-breaking entry into the Royal Forestry Society (RFS) Excellence in Forestry Awards...more