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National Dogs in Yellow Day

In support of Dogs in Yellow Day (20th March) we will be celebrating all the yellow dogs who walk on Ashdown Forest and sharing some...

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Commoner’s Meeting Notice – 1st March 2024

The annual meeting of the Commoners of Ashdown Forest is this Friday 1st March 2024, 7.30pm, at Nutley Village Hall....

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Visitor Centre opening hours: Saturday 2nd – Sunday 3rd March

The Information Barn will be open at the following times during the weekend of the 2nd – 3rd March. Saturday 2nd March: 2pm –...

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Livestock Worrying and Dog Control

A large dark brown Labrador dog wearing a red collar has been witnessed chasing deer and livestock several times over the last week in land...

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TEMPORARY CLOSURES

Scheduled Maintenance and Temporary Closures Monday 19th February – Plumbing works will result in the temporary closure of our...

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Changing Places

Changing Places at Ashdown Forest – better access for disabled people and their carers Ashdown Forest has been made more accessible...

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Using the Forest for your business: Refreshments

The Ashdown Forest Act allows refreshments (limited to ice-creams and hot/cold drinks) to be sold in up to 6 car parks. The licences for...

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Grazing status January 2024

Last updated 12th January 2024. The remaining 23 sheep at Gill’s Lap have been taken to their winter home, so all sheep and cattle are...

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Gates Pinned Open on Ashdown Forest

We have started pinning open gates accessing the Commoner’s grazing area on the South Chase. These are to include gates at Cackle...

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Winter Wood Turning Demonstrations

Join us at the Ashdown Forest Centre on the below dates to witness the ancient craft of wood turning by a talented local group: 18th-19th...

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