Use of the bird hide with ‘social distancing’

We’re obviously pleased that the bird hide at the wetlands at Forest Farm is very popular. And that’s been especially true during the recent ‘lockdown’, with people finding comfort and relaxation connecting with nature. However, we only have one wetland hide at the moment, and social distancing means fewer people can use the hide at … Read more Use of the bird hide with ‘social distancing’

Photography Competition 2020 — Results!

The results of the Friends of Forest Farm Photography Competition 2020 — held to celebrate the group’s 30th anniversary — are in! The competition was judged by Alec Stewart, a Park Ranger based at Forest Farm. Alec is an accomplished photographer and veteran of many photography competitions. After making his selections, Alec said, I was … Read more Photography Competition 2020 — Results!

All Events Cancelled Until Further Notice

Following the government’s announcement about COVID-19 (coronavirus) yesterday (Monday 16 March), we are cancelling all upcoming events until further notice. As soon as the ‘social distancing’ measures are lifted, we’ll resume our programme of activities. In the meantime, please take good care of yourselves, your families and your communities.