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Timber releases 2019 dates and tickets

Timber releases 2019 dates and tickets

A major new festival exploring the transformative impact of forests which took place in the heart of the National Forest to much acclaim this July has announced it will return in 2019. Following an incredibly successful first year…

Become a Forest Bathing practitioner

How would you like to train as a Forest Bathing practitioner? Forest Bathing simply means immersing yourself in a forest setting, simply being present in the natural world. It is a wonderful way to calm our senses in…

Ecotricity on board as Timber supporter!

We’re thrilled that Britain’s greenest energy company and supporter of the National Forest, Ecotricity, are sponsoring the first Timber Festival. Ecotricity has joined forces with the National Forest Company to support the development of England’s first large-scale forest…

Forest Holidays on board as partner.

Long-term supporter of the National Forest, Forest Holidays will be supporting the first Timber Festival as a principle partner. Festivalgoers will be able to join Forest Survival sessions, run by a Forest Holidays Forest Ranger to find out…

Timber Seed Fund >> Make Your Local Woods Work

What would you do with access to a woodland site? Woodland Social Enterprises are a great way to manage woodlands, bring people together and generate an income or jobs in your community. Do you live near a patch…

Win a weekend break with Forest Holidays

Timber Festival have teamed up with Forest Holidays to offer one lucky winner and up to 3 guests a fabulous 3-night weekend break in a luxury cabin set in enchanting British woodland.

Forest Monsters Competition

Children who live in and nearby the 200 square miles of the National Forest have a once in a lifetime opportunity to see the woodland-inspired creatures of their imagination brought to life this summer as part of the…

Welcome Reabrook >> Neighbours & Partners

Long-term supporter of the National Forest, Reabrook Limited will be supporting the first Timber Festival as a principle partner. A large-scale local employer and manufacturer, committed to best ethical and environmental practice, Reabrook have supported the planting of…

Wave Two Programme Announcement

We’re thrilled to announce the second wave of our programme of artists, performers and areas that festivalgoers will adventure through for our inaugural edition this July. Highlights include the world premiere of Seek, Find, Speak, the outdoor theatre…

First Wave Programme Announcement

Timber festival has started to reveal its programme of artists, performers and areas for festivalgoers to adventure through for its inaugural edition this July. Timber is an extraordinary new festival where music, art, philosophy and sustainability will weave…

Timber Q&A

Timber Q&A

Following the successful launch of international forest festival Timber last month, the National Forest Company and Wild Rumpus reveal where the idea came from, what makes the festival so unique and why it’s important in 2018. Where did…

Timber - new festival launches in the National Forest

Timber launches in the National Forest

Timber is an extraordinary new festival where music, art, philosophy and sustainability will weave together into an exhilarating weekend in the heart of the National Forest, one of Britain’s boldest environmental projects. Taking place over three days from…