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19 Nov 2018
First draft of Guidance on Responsibilities for Environmental Protection in Forestry 2018 for consultation
15 Nov 2018
Confor has called on the UK Government for a "clear and genuine commitment" to meet tree planting targets - to show it is serious about tackling climate change.
Confor's winter conference is taking place on 14 December at the University of Northumbria in Newcastle.
07 Nov 2018
Confor has appointed Anthony Geddes, formerly a forestry surveyor for John Clegg and Co, as its new National Manager for Wales.
06 Nov 2018
Be quick! Time is running out to enter Confor's Future of Forestry writing competition - and you could win £500.
Help us to ensure forestry and timber are considered in the review of England’s National Parks and AONBs.
31 Oct 2018
Confor has welcomed the appointment of the first Chief Executive of Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS).
30 Oct 2018
A shortage of skilled people could be a bigger threat to the success of the Scottish Forestry Strategy than the availability of land, according to the politician leading the sector in Scotland.
Confor has give a cautious welcome to the Budget announcement that the UK Government will provide £50 million in carbon guarantees to provide liquidity for tree planting top-up payments.