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New Forest: Charter of the Forest 1217

Today (6th November) is the¬†anniversary of one of the most important pieces of legislation ever to be issued in our nation‚Äôs history. The carta de foresta or Charter of the Forest, as it became known, was so significant that even … Continue reading

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New Forest: Magna Carta and Commoner’s Charter

In London recently (February 2015) was held an event so momentous that over 40,000 people entered a public ballot in order to be present. The four surviving original copies of the 1215AD Magna Carta were brought together for the first … Continue reading

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