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    Ridewithhardwoo Stacks Conf20 6 160516 Wn Lr
    16 May 2016

    A major conference featuring a wide range of experts in forestry and finance will address the perennial challenge of how to make woodlands pay. The economics of woodland management have changed dramatically in recent years...more
    Futureforestersmyerscough C4c At 0505
    05 May 2016

    The RFS Future Foresters programme has been going from strength to strength. The project, which aims to encourage more people into forestry, is strengthening links with colleges, reviewing and expanding qualifications, internships, bursaries, and practical learning...more
    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