- The dash for cash. Beskine, David // New Statesman & Society;8/6/93, Vol. 6 Issue 264, p29
Discusses the British government's measures towards the privatization of its Forestry Commission. Across the board opposition for the measures; History of the commission; Failures in tree planting schemes sponsored by the state; Countervailing of Prime Minister John Major's pledge not to...
- Untitled. Hutchings, Vicky // New Statesman & Society;8/6/93, Vol. 6 Issue 264, p30
Presents the author's impressions on the impact of the privatization of Great Britain's Forestry Commission on walkers. Walker ways covered by the commission; Speculated closure of pathways once privatized; Wildlife habitation in commission cared lands; Labour Party offensive against the...
- Curtains up on PPP holiday premiere. // Forestry & British Timber;Sep2004, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p6
Reports on the transformation of Forest Holidays from a wholly British Forestry Commission (FC)-owned and controlled business to a public private partnership. Ability to obtain capital while meeting the wider social and recreational objectives of FC, a government agency; Invitation to the...
- Woodland sell-off could cut jobs and increase costs. // Horticulture Week;1/28/2011, p4
The article reports on the plans of the government to abolish the Forestry Commission and to sell the woodlands in Edinburgh, Scotland.
- SINGLE DEADLINE. // Forestry & British Timber;Feb2003, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p3
Reports that the Forestry Commission in England has imposed a deadline for the next round of WGS new planting applications on May 31, 2003. Difficulty with the second closing date of October 31.
- PRIDE OF SCOTLAND. // Forestry & British Timber;Feb2003, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p5
Reports that the British Forest Commission has come up with a list of the country's 100 top 'heritage trees,' promoted on the Web site www.treeforestscotland2002.org.uk/heritage. Highlights of Scotland's Treefest program; Other potential heritage candidates.
- TIMBER CHUTES TO SUCCESS. // Forestry & British Timber;Jul2003, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p5
Reports on the initiative of the Forestry Commission to use plastic log chute as an innovative method for carrying timber in Great Britain. Encouragement of natural regeneration and wildlife preservation; Application of extraction; Utilization of heavy plant machinery and traditional...
- FC extensions. // Forestry & British Timber;Nov2002, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p13
Reports that the Great Britain-based Forestry Commission (FC) has extended the appointments of several FC commissioners. Names of commissioners; Career background.
- Aussie trees. // Living Woods;Sep/Oct2010, Issue 12, p8
The article focuses on the move by the Great Britain Forestry Commission to plant Australian eucalyptus trees at Cannock Chase in Staffordshire, England as part of an experiment on fuelwood supply.