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    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
    Wrekinshropshire Ukwas 250216 Wn
    16 March 2016

    The Royal Forestry Society asked members their views on the latest draft of the UK Woodland Assurance Standard and fed them back as part of the consultation process. The Society does not hold a position...more
    Drterrymabbett Jamescup2015 Wn010316news
    01 March 2016

    Author Dr Terry Mabbett has won the RFS James Cup for a second time after an article on the Restoration of Peri-urban Hazel Coppice Woodlands was voted Number One by a panel of RFS members....more
    Bentaylor Alecpyman 260216 Wn
    29 February 2016

    Ben Taylor, a Forest Manager with Scottish Woodlands Ltd, has won the Royal Forestry Society's (RFS) Alec Pyman Award after being named 'best student' in his forestry course at the University of Cumbria.   Ben...more
    Wrekinshropshire Ukwas 250216 Wn
    25 February 2016

    The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) is consulting with its Members as it prepares to feedback on the Government's final consultation on the UK Woodland Assurance Standard (UKWAS) Fourth Edition.   The standard certifies that woods...more
    Shade 2016 02 02 143223
    12 February 2016

    Dr Freia Bladon has joined the Quarterly Journal of Forestry (QJF) editorial team as Co-Editor (Commissioning), taking on responsibility for commissioning papers and features from across the forestry and woodland management sector from the July...more
    Agroforestry Credit Stephen Briggs Lr
    01 February 2016

    The Royal Forestry Society (RFS) is amongst signatories to an open letter to the Environment Secretary Liz Truss urging her to review support for agroforestry measures in England. Agroforestry is practice of integrating the cultivation...more