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Long grass, leadership and ‘Big Society’ Forestry

Wednesday 29th January was one of the bleakest weather days in London you could imagine. One where it scarcely got light and the rain poured down all day. The intended mood of the National Forestry Stakeholder Forum however, was in … Continue reading

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It’s always the environment. Maybe they aren’t serious about efficiency after all?

It always seems to be Defra that gets hardest hit. A ten per cent cut means that it has suffered one of the worst cuts in Whitehall from Spending Review 2013, announced yesterday (June 26th). No-one doubts that these are … Continue reading

Posted in Campaigning, Climate Change, Defra, Forests Report, Government Affairs, Plantations on Ancient Woodland Sites (PAWS), Protection, Woodland creation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments