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13 Feb 2020
Ben Lake MP has been elected as Chair of the new All-Party Parliamentary Group on Forestry and Tree Planting.
The shortlists for three new awards to be presented at the Confor 2020 dinner have been announced - after judges whittled down an excellent group of entries in each category.
07 Feb 2020
Six writers and three film-makers have been shortlisted for Confor's #TheFutureIsForestry essay and video prize - ahead of the presentation ceremony at Westminster on March 24th.
The Scottish Government’s continued commitment to forestry has been praised by Confor - after an additional £6 million was allocated in the Budget.
06 Feb 2020
New MPs have been invited to take part in crucial discussions on how to deliver the UK Government's ambitious tree planting targets - by joining the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Forestry and Tree Planting.
03 Feb 2020
Confor has welcomed the appointment of Sir William Worsley as the new Chair of the Forestry Commission.
31 Jan 2020
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23 Jan 2020
Forestry and timber have a central part to play in tackling climate change and improving our future environment, the latest report by the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) said today.
22 Jan 2020
Confor has hit the ground running in 2020, with national media coverage and a ministerial meeting planned to press for the delivery of planting target in the Conservative election manifesto.
13 Jan 2020
Three new awards are to be presented at Confor’s expanded Forestry Dinner & Awards Evening in February 2020.