News

  • Autumn forestry work beginning this week

    Tuesday 17th September, 2019

    Thinning and ride widening operations will be happening at Queenswood this autumn. This is part of the continuing 10 year woodland management plan advised on and approved by the Forestry Commission in consultation with Natural England.

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  • AUTUMN GARDEN CLOSED 29th JULY

    Friday 26th July, 2019

    Please note that the Autumn Garden within the Arboretum will be closed on Monday 29th July for our performance of The Canterbury Tales.

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  • Woodland artwork dedicated as a memorial to the First World War

    Tuesday 2nd July, 2019

    Saturday 29th June was Armed Forces Day (AFD), a day to show support for the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community in Herefordshire. This year’s AFD was particularly special because it also marked one hundred years on from the official end of the First World War, with the signing of the Treaty of Versailles on 28 June 1919.

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  • Artist Des Hughes unveils concentric circles tree planting for First World War Commemorative Woodland at Queenswood Country Park and Arboretum

    Tuesday 25th June, 2019

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  • Learn how to help pollinators at Queenswood Country Park’s ‘Buzz about Queenswood’ Pollinator Festival

    Friday 21st June, 2019

    A Pollinator Festival will take place at Queenswood Country Park & Arboretum on Saturday 6th July as part of the site’s ‘Buzz About Queenswood’ project thanks to players of the National Lottery and the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

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  • New audio trail launched at Queenswood Country Park and Arboretum

    Tuesday 9th April, 2019

    The Lyrics, Leaves and Lives audio trail launched at Queenswood on Wednesday 17th April 2019.

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  • Gruffalo’s Child to hibernate for the summer!

    Sunday 10th March, 2019

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  • Coppicing in the south wood

    Tuesday 5th February, 2019

    We are currently coppicing an area in the south of the wood. Each winter a different section of this part of the wood is coppiced to create a mosaic of habitats which includes these more open areas.

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  • New Tree Finder database launched!

    Thursday 31st January, 2019

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  • Diggers smooth the way at Queenswood

    Wednesday 30th January, 2019

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