Aerial view of Spernal and Windmill Hill
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Heart of England Forest volunteers recognised with Queen’s Award

2 June 2022
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Heart of England Forest
Heart of England Forest volunteers have just been awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. This is the highest award a local voluntary group can receive in the UK and is equivalent to an MBE.
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Get the inside track on the Forest trails

29 April 2019
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Heart of England Forest
Introducing or new monthly guided walks.
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Can you clock a cuckoo?

29 April 2019
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Heart of England Forest
There’s something rather uplifting about the gentle call of the cuckoo drifting across woodland, heralding the arrival of spring.
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The 'bells are calling...

1 April 2019
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Heart of England Forest
Bluebells are a sure sign that spring has arrived.
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Hop to it: frog and toad spotting in the Forest

1 April 2019
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Heart of England Forest
Frogs and toads are at their most visible during breeding season.
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Elm - which is wych?

1 April 2019
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Heart of England Forest
Can you tell the difference between an English and a wych elm?
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The benefits of blackthorn

1 March 2019
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Heart of England Forest
Blackthorn has perhaps the most sinister reputation in Celtic tree lore but there's a lot to be said for it's benefits.
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