Forest Future Consultation

Join the debate about recreation in the New Forest - Call for views consultation 19 June – 13 August 2017 Some big issues are facing the New Forest in the coming years. The organisations with the main remit for both protecting the National Park and enabling people to enjoy it need your help to:  provide the best recreational experience for local people and our visitors  protect the very thing these people come to see – the spectacular, yet fragile landscape which is a haven for many rare wildlife species  ensure limited resources are spent wisely. Please read the Continue Reading

Bicycle Thefts

Please be aware that thieves are now targeting bicycles that are attached to the back of vehicles parked in the New Forest, especially in the Forest’s campsites and car parks. Continue Reading

Hampshire Constabulary’s statement on national cyber attack

If you’re concerned about the current national cyber attack, please read our statement and advice below. We’re liaising closely with the National Crime Agency to keep up-to-date on the current situation both nationally and locally. Detective Superintendent Craig Dibdin, said: “There are currently no indications that UK policing organisations have been infected with the ransomware. “However, we understand that some members of the community may be concerned about any further attacks. I would urge anyone concerned to read the latest national advice on the National Crime Agency website or Action Fraud. You can also follow our @HantsPolice and @HCCyberProtect Twitter Continue Reading