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New Forest: observing the month of deer defence

The commoning calendar holds many significant dates that reflect the seasons, and over time activities have developed that match the time of year. The most important of these are connected to the management of the commonable animals and include the … Continue reading

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New Forest: medieval dog maiming

I was interested to learn recently that the New Forest has more visitors per square kilometre than any other national park (7.5 visits/km2), and that dog walking was the most common reason for visiting the New Forest throughout the year.[1]  … Continue reading

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New Year and good health!

Shortly after the New Year begins, it seems that we are bombarded with advertising on television, in magazines and via the Internet, for holidays in the sun or sure-fire ways of getting fit or losing weight. It always seems that … Continue reading

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