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Concerns regarding QR codes on car park payment information signs

The Conservators of Ashdown Forest are aware of concerns from some visitors regarding alleged fake QR codes on payment information signs in...

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Bracken Control on Heathland

A number of regular users and visitors have expressed concern about the current work to control bracken on the Forest. The control of...

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Black Hill car park closed temporarily from 10th July for repairs (Update: open again)

UPDATE: Black Hill car park has now re-opened.   Please be aware that Black Hill car park on the B2188 will be closed from Monday 10th...

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A statement regarding James Adler, CEO of Ashdown Forest

The Staff and Conservators of Ashdown Forest are deeply saddened to announce that our Chief Executive James Adler has died unexpectedly....

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Riding Permits 2023/2024

Applications for the riding season 2023/2024 are now live. Please see application for updated Riding Regulations and Code of Conduct....

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Commoners Annual Meeting 2023

The Commoners Annual Meeting  Friday 3rd March 2023 Declaration of winner(s)...

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Forest Incident

We are currently investigating an incident in which a member of the public was struck by a falling tree. Our ranger team had been...

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Grazing status January 2024

Last updated 11th January 2024. The hardy Exmoor ponies will stay on the Forest over winter and are currently in three locations in...

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Car Parking Payments – Permits

THE CEO of Ashdown Forest highlights the concessions on offer as part of new parking charges.  Paying to park in the 45 car parks across...

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Youth Volunteer Group

A new Ashdown Forest Youth Volunteer Group has been created for young people aged 12 and 17. Young people joining the group will: Take part...

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