Meet the National Trust Rangers – 6 October 2018

This is an invitation to all of your members to come and meet your local National Trust rangers at one of our coffee morning sites on Saturday October 6th.

We will be in Halfmoon car park at 9:30am-10:30am and Rockford car park 11:00am-12:00pm.

We would love to see you there for a chat and a cup of tea or coffee.

Our flyer with further details can be found here: http://nationaltrustnewforest.blogspot.com/2018/08/northern-commons-coffee-mornings.html

If you have any questions before the event, please do email me and I will get back to you as quickly as I can.

Kind regards,

Jennifer Sutton

Community Ranger, National Trust, New Forest Northern Commons

Office:   01425 650035

Mobile: 07967 657006

Email: Info.newforest@nationaltrust.org.uk

http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/new-forest-northern-commons

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The Forest and the Drought 2018

NOTICE ISSUED BY: Official Verderer,  Lord Manners, Verderers of the New Forest, The Queen’s House, Lyndhurst, Hampshire SO43 7NH

Telephone: 023 8028 2052    E-mail: enquiries@verderers.org.uk

THE FOREST AND THE DROUGHT – JULY 2018

WATER

We understand that residents are becoming worried about a possible lack of water for the Forest animals in this unusually prolonged period without rain.

We would like to assure everyone that the animals DO know where to find water. It is actually rarely far away, even if some of the usual watering holes have dried up.

Putting out water in buckets and other receptacles for the animals is very counterproductive and dangerous and we ask Forest residents not to do it.

A story was related to our office last week which shows exactly why putting out water is not a good idea….

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