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New Forest pigs

The Bloglets below let you get to know the New Forest with me, as I live and explore it. Enjoy your visit and come back soon!

New Forest National Park Life

Welcome to my New Forest National Park Life! Let me share my animal photos and tales with you. Explore my personal recommendations too.

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New Forest Lost Stolen Found is the place for you to post your info

New Forest Lost Stolen Found forum for your pet, pony, donkey, dog or other animal

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Lost Green Huawei Phone near Bramshaw

Phone lost 05/09/2021 at or around Bramshaw Forest Golf Course/Car Park or, most likely, off a road between Bramshaw and Highcliffe-on-Sea (A337 route).

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Mr & Mrs Lawrence

We would love to move to the New forest, it's been our 'go to' for many breaks away over the years. We are already in Sussex but the forest just feels

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Angie

My ancestors were, I believe from the New forest, predominantly from Boldre, Lymington and Beaulieu and Brockenhurst. The Main Surname was Rowe (Row or

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Videos of the drifts?

Will there be any videos of the drifts? Whilst fully respecting the requested to stay away, it would be lovely to see the riders and ponies in action.

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Videos of the drifts?

Will there be any videos of the drifts? Whilst fully respecting the requested to stay away, it would be lovely to see the riders and ponies in action.

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Foal purchase

Hi im looking to buy 2 foals at weaning from the forest how do i go about this please Hi a good place to start is https://www.nfed.co.uk/classifiedsindex.php

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RAF Beaulieu

Hi there, I recently started documenting the history of RAF Beaulieu and would love it if you could consider telling your readers about my research? I

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Sarah Peckham

I trying to trace my family tree. I have gone back to 1634 and the wedding of Richard Peckham to Ann Hale. They lived in Ringwood. Does anyone have any

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New Forest BBQ - where are the best sites? Please be careful too.

New Forest BBQ sites - safe sites for you to Bar-B-Que.

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Electric bike Likiebikie escorted rides in the New Forest

Electric bike rides in the New Forest and Salisbury area. Fully escorted and full of fun

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The New Forest sightseeing bus open topped views of a UK National Park

New Forest sightseeing bus, experience an open topped, hop on hop off all day experience!

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Sarah Peckham

I trying to trace my family tree. I have gone back to 1634 and the wedding of Richard Peckham to Ann Hale. They lived in Ringwood. Does anyone have any

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New Forest fishing - where to go and what you'll catch!

New Forest fishing offers angling in lovely surroundings.

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Lost sunglasses - cubitts herbrand tortoiseshell

I lost my sunglasses today in the new forest on the tall trees trail opposite the black water car park. I have almost lost them many times, including once

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New Forest Fallow Deer and electric fencing antler decoration!

New Forest fallow deer photo with antler baggage courtesy of John Morgan

It's a lovely experience in these strange times when you bump into people on a New Forest walk and whilst having a socially distanced chat find you share a story.
This happened to me recently. I was chatting to John and Jim (and their lovely wives) about a large Fallow buck I had rescued last summer when John showed me this photo they had taken of a deer with electric fencing caught in its antlers.
I looked at the image (without my glasses - always a bad idea!) and it looked like my chap. However, when I got home John kindly sent me the image and I could see it properly (with glasses on) and saw it was a probably younger lad who had also managed to get caught up in fencing.
My deer is still sporting a lot of antler decoration from the fencing he got caught up in, although when I managed to cut him free last summer I wondered if he would survive. I see him quite a lot and he seems happy to be living with his additional head gear quite successfully.
A happy ending - for both deer it seems.

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Beaulieu WW2 New Forest spies, Special Agents and lots more.

Beaulieu WW2 New Forest spies or special agents. Who were they and why were they here?

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Wizard walking stick

Found Boxing Day morning walk at Horseshoe Bottom. Very nicely carved. Happy to reunite.

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Julia

I have lived in or close by to the New Forest all of my life but have never seen before the horrific sight of mutilated ponies laid out on the side of

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Found

Found sunglasses -designer frame and in its case in Dibden Enclosure New Forest.

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Sandra

Found a Samsung phone in Ballard meadow about 1pm 3/12 Contact Sandra 07712 800 426 Thanks

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New Forest fungi

New Forest fungi is often spectacular and can be found all over this National Park in October and November

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New Forest Tea Rooms where to go, what to eat?

New Forest Tea Rooms I can recommend I know some real gems for you to try.

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Foals

When and how can a purchase 2 new forest foals The foals will be taken off the forest from September in the Drifts. If you contact the https://www.newforestpony.com/beaulieu-road-pony-sales/

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Forestry Commission Guidance Leaflet - Mis leading and non effective.

Yesterday whilst cycling in the New Forest, which I do regularly I came across a group of people socialising with four donkeys grazing along the roadside.

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Amy Din

My eight year old tortoise has been missing since last week. I live in Lyndhurst by the football club. My tortoise went missing when having a fun day in

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New Forest camping 2020 update

New Forest Camping 2020 update

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Ernest Alfred and Jessie House

Ernest was from a New Forest family and returned to his roots to farm there for a few years when my grandmother, Doris, was a teenager. Money (needed

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Lost cat

Our cat Spock went missing from Shagg’s Meadow in Lyndhurst on 1st July. I please check sheds and outhouses. If you see him please use the Contact me

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