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Boyzone forest shows announced for the summer

Boyzone have announced their Forest Live debut this summer. In a continuation of the celebration of their ‘BZ20' anniversary, Ronan, Keith, Shane & Mikey will be performing in four spectacular woodland locations as part of the Forestry Commission's annual concert series. See them locally at Westonbirt Arboretum on Friday 18th July.

Get trim in the trees: The health and well-being benefits of walking your dog in the arboretum

Make a resolution to get fit that you and your dog can stick to this New Year with the help of the Forestry Commission at Westonbirt, The National Arboretum. 

GofH: A century of fine silver in Chipping Campden

A celebration of the ongoing craft traditions of the Guild of Handicraft
This exhibition is a unique opportunity to see drawings created by George Henry Hart (1882-1973), an Arts & Crafts silversmith who came to Chipping Campden in 1902, alongside the actual pieces created.

Stick Man trail to bring Westonbirt Arboretum to life this winter

Forestry Commission England has teamed up with popular children's character Stick Man to create a special adventure trail at Westonbirt Arboretum this winter to encourage children and families to get out into the arboretum.

The UK's newest event venue opens in Gloucestershire - Elmore Court

The Grade 2* listed Elmore Court in Gloucestershire has, this month, opened as the country's newest event/wedding venue following a multi million pound renovation and the construction of a new ballroom built out of ‘rammed earth' with a flat meadow roof.

Secretary of State appointments to Cotswolds Conservation Board

Three new Board members are being sought for appointment to the Cotswolds Conservation Board as part of a national recruitment campaign across six protected landscapes by the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra).

Weird weather creates recipe for autumn colour success

Experts at the Forestry Commission's National Arboretum at Westonbirt are predicting a riot of leaf colour alongside the spectacular show of forest fruits this autumn.

A weekend of Stargazing in Chipping Norton

On Saturday 12th October , Chipping Norton Amateur Astronomy Group (CNAAG) will be in Chipping Norton town centre to observe the Moon through a range of telescopes as part of The International Moon Observing Night. From 5.30pm onwards , weather permitting , they will be outside Jaffe & Neales bookshop. 

Enjoy all sorts of autumnal events at Westonbirt!

This autumn is predicted to be spectacular at the Forestry Commission's National Arboretum at Westonbirt and, as well as an array of autumn colour, there is a dazzling programme of events to enjoy throughout the season.

The top 10 things to do at Westonbirt Arboretum this autumn!

The Forestry Commission's National Arboretum at Westonbirt has embarked on a new digital initiative to get people outdoors and enjoying trees this autumn. The #westonbirt10 is a list of the top ten things to do at Westonbirt, compiled by staff to reflect some of the unique experiences visitors most enjoy while at the National Arboretum during autumn.

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