There are plans to reintroduce pine martens into a part of England where they were once driven to the brink of extinction.Read the full story ›
This little orphaned boar piglet was found abandoned in the Forest of Dean.Read the full story ›
People say they are fed up with the damage wild boar cause, while supporters say they're an asset to the region.Read the full story ›
A graveyard in the Forest of Dean has been dug up by wild boar, leading to calls for action to control the populationRead the full story ›
A Forest of Dean councillor is calling for action after a wild boar broke into the graveyard at Parkend Church and dug up some of the gravesRead the full story ›
Police are warning to cyclists to be vigilant after anti-social behaviour on bike trails around Staple Edge in the Forest of Dean.Read the full story ›
Jim Cooper, from Blakeney in the Forest of Dean has just been given an award after becoming the longest serving postman in the west.Read the full story ›
I have decided to leave the Government & return to the backbenches. I’ll continue to loyally support HMG & @theresa_may as our new PM
The MP for Forest of Dean Mark Harper has announced he is leaving the government to return to the back-benches as part of new Prime Minister Theresa May's reshuffle.
Mr Harper served as Minister of State for Immigration and Minister of State for Disabled People under David Cameron before taking up the role of Chief Whip after the Conservatives won as majority at last year's election.
A phone line mix-up has caused chaos in a village - after residents were left with their neighbours's numbers.Read the full story ›