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Speyside Rally offers visitors chance to discover a new forest

Speyside Rally offers visitors chance to discover a new forest

Friday, 12 April 2019

Forest and Land Scotland (FLS) is reminding local people from Inverness to Aberdeen that several forests across the north east will be closed Between Thursday 18 and Saturday 20 April.  The closure is in effect to facilitate the high speed, Speyside Stages Rally on Saturday.  Whiteash forest will be closed on Thursday 18th for a VIP/Media Day but will be opened for public access again...

Greening up Scottish coalfield sites will revitalise communities

Greening up Scottish coalfield sites will revitalise communities

Friday, 12 April 2019

A long-term project to breathe new life into former coalmining sites in the central belt of Scotland will see up to five million trees being planted, opening up new green places and revitalising communities. The transformation of the sites will be led by new Scottish Government agency Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS), working in partnership with the Scottish Mines Restoration Trust (SMRT), Hargre...

Get outdoors and explore Glasgow’s woodlands this Easter

Get outdoors and explore Glasgow’s woodlands this Easter

Monday, 01 April 2019

Forestry and Land Scotland (FLS) is encouraging families to get outdoors this Easter and use their local woodland as a space to keep kids active and entertained during the school holidays.  As children across Glasgow break off school for their Easter break, it is the perfect time to take advantage of the longer days and warmer weather outdoors. Research has shown that play and learning in w...

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