Welcome to your forest! The Heart of England Forest has an exciting and ambitious vision. We’re planting tomorrow’s great native woodland, one tree at a time. A new broadleaf forest across the heart of the country that’s for everyone to enjoy. Click here to get involved. What do you want to explore today? Enjoy the Forest safely For many of us, getting outdoors and connecting with nature has never been more important. The Forest remains open. Read the latest coronavirus update. Christmas in the Forest Choose perfect presents and ecards for loved ones which help us grow the Forest. Give an extra special gift this Christmas. Sign up to our e-newsletter Stay up to date with your forest by signing up to our e-newsletter today. Title* First Name* Last Name* Email Address* * mandatory I’m happy for you to keep me up-to-date with your work and how I can support you by email. Sign up Footpath closures on 1st December Our permissive footpaths enable people to enjoy the Forest 364 days a year, closing for one day only on 1st December 2020. Find out about the closures. Top 5 fungi to spot Fungi are truly fascinating and are always an exciting discovery on a woodland walk. Here’s our top 5 fungi to spot in the Forest. Why are wildlife corridors important? Wildlife corridors in the Forest are vital for the survival of countless species, and you can create your own in your garden and local community. Find out more.