The culture and landscape of a forest based community is very different to that of an agricultural based society. Before records began our community was established by sharing the benefits and work of caring for our forest. Throughout the centuries from the Norman Invasion, National politics and more recently technological advances have changed the way our forest supports our community, but have never diminished its central role in the communities identity and existence.

This land has :-

We have commissioned the production of a series of leaflets on key historical sites,  events and characters, and have drawn together links to other sources of information on the same themes.