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04 Mar 2019
Glennon Brothers has celebrated the career of David Rodger, Chief Executive of Windymains Timber, at a function to mark his retirement - and honoured the long service of eight employees with a combined 250 years of service with the company.
01 Mar 2019
Confor has stepped up its 2019 focus on climate change with two positive articles in the media this week.
27 Feb 2019
This month, keep up-to-date on further funding for the HS2 Woodland Fund, and changes to eligibility for the Woodland Creation Planning Grant and Woodland Carbon Fund.
One of the most respected figures in the modern forestry industry has won Confor's prestigious annual award for Dedicated Service to Forestry for 2019.
19 Feb 2019
A Scottish Government minister has seen at first hand how large-scale tree planting is helping protect communities from flooding - as part of a range of environmental and economic benefits delivered by modern forests in Scotland.
15 Feb 2019
The latest on pests and diseases from Forestry Commission England
08 Feb 2019
A broad coalition of interests has been brought together by Confor to call for the extension of the Forestry Investment Zone (FIZ) initiative to Northumberland.
06 Feb 2019
Forest industry working together to enhance the skilled workforce.
05 Feb 2019
The Scottish Government has launched a new strategy that calls for tree planting and woodland creation and maintenance to become a "shared national endeavour".
31 Jan 2019
Confor's evidence to two parliamentary committees examining the new Environment Bill has welcomed the proposal to put long-term woodland creation targets on a statutory footing.