Taking a quiet walk on your own or a relaxing walk with family or friends in the Heart of England Forest is a wonderful way to exercise and stay healthy. Having a companion with you, be it a friend or pet dog, can make the experience even more pleasurable. Dog walkers and their dogs are always welcome in the Heart of England Forest making for a great day out to explore the countryside be it on two legs or four.
Autumn really is one of the best times to visit the Heart of England Forest, with nature launching its own magnificent variety show as the deciduous trees begin shut down for winter and their leaves offer up a palette of dazzling colours to delight visitors.
The Heart of England Forest is delighted to receive a grant for £16,465 from the Postcode Local Trust, a grant giving charity funded entirely by players of People’s Postcode Lottery.
As the Heart of England Forest works to achieve our vision of creating tomorrow’s great native woodland, a key part of our strategy is to ensure the next generation is equipped to enjoy and care for it.
As autumn throws a cool, damp blanket over the Heart of England Forest, so conditions become right for a fantastic array of fungi to begin fruiting, but there’s so much more to fungi than first meets the eye.
This year’s Riverside Revelry organised by Barton villagers was held to raise funds for local charities including the Heart of England Forest.