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More New Forest stallions released in bid to halt decline of breed

More New Forest stallions released in bid to halt decline of breed

More New Forest stallions released in bid to halt decline of breed

MORE stallions will be released this summer in a bid to protect the shrinking population of pure-bred New Forest ponies.


New Forest cattle clashes with public reduced 'thanks to safety campaign'

New Forest cattle clashes with public reduced 'thanks to safety campaign'

New Forest cattle clashes with public reduced 'thanks to safety campaign'

CLASHES between cattle and the public in the New Forest were significantly reduced last year by a safety campaign, the verderers have said.


Driver left New Forest foal with two broken legs

Driver left New Forest foal with two broken legs

Driver left New Forest foal with two broken legs

A MOTORIST visiting the New Forest was banned from the roads for six months after leaving a foal with two broken legs in a crash.


New Forest grazing land ‘eaten away by developers’

New Forest grazing land ‘eaten away by developers’

New Forest grazing land ‘eaten away by developers’

BACK-UP grazing for New Forest animals is being lost as developers seek green space to compensate for housing schemes, a leading commoner has warned.

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Villagers fight for jubilee trees plan rejected by verderers

Villagers fight for jubilee trees plan rejected by verderers

Villagers fight for jubilee trees plan rejected by verderers

A DECISION is due on whether to allow plans to plant oak trees in Burley for the Queen’s jubilee which were initially rejected by the verderers.


Meeting collars dog owners’ bad behaviour in the New Forest

Meeting collars dog owners’ bad behaviour in the New Forest

Meeting collars dog owners’ bad behaviour in the New Forest

A MEETING of New Forest groups has been held in a push to improve the behaviour of "irresponsible" dog owners.

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Fifty retailers join campaign to ban disposable barbecues in New Forest

Fifty retailers join campaign to ban disposable barbecues in New Forest

Fifty retailers join campaign to ban disposable barbecues in New Forest

A CAMPAIGN to ban the sale of disposable barbecues around the New Forest has been given a boost after Waitrose and Aldi agreed to stop stocking them.

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New Forest Show back for 2022 after two-year absence

New Forest Show back for 2022 after two-year absence

New Forest Show back for 2022 after two-year absence

ORGANISERS have finally given the green light to the highly anticipated New Forest Show this year, promising it will be better than ever.


Driver found guilty of crash which killed New Forest pony

Driver found guilty of crash which killed New Forest pony

Driver found guilty of crash which killed New Forest pony

A WOODGREEN man has been found guilty of a driving incident which killed a pony at a notorious New Forest animal accident blackspot.


Verderers urged to revisit Burley's jubilee trees refusal

Verderers urged to revisit Burley's jubilee trees refusal

Verderers urged to revisit Burley's jubilee trees refusal

THE verderers have been urged to reconsider a decision to refuse a tree planting scheme in Burley to mark the Queen’s platinum jubilee.

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Commoners thank helpers after fire rips through their New Forest farm

Commoners thank helpers after fire rips through their New Forest farm

Commoners thank helpers after fire rips through their New Forest farm

A COMMONING couple say their "faith in human kindness has been restored" after they received a raft of help offers following a fire.


Dog owners accuse foxes over neospora calf deaths

Dog owners accuse foxes over neospora calf deaths

Dog owners accuse foxes over neospora calf deaths

DOG owners have questioned claims linking their animals' mess in the New Forest to the deaths of unborn calves, instead pointing the finger at foxes.


Verderers refuse New Forest village plans for jubilee trees

Verderers refuse New Forest village plans for jubilee trees

Verderers refuse New Forest village plans for jubilee trees

A PLAN by a New Forest village to plant a dozen trees to celebrate the Queen’s platinum jubilee in the summer has been scuppered by the verderers.

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New Forest cattle grazing 'under threat' if dog walkers don't pick up their mess

New Forest cattle grazing 'under threat' if dog walkers don't pick up their mess

New Forest cattle grazing 'under threat' if dog walkers don't pick up their mess

GRAZING cows on the New Forest could be under threat if dog walkers do not support a campaign to pick up after their pets, the verderers have warned.


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