New Forest National Park


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New Forest National Park,

c.220 sq mi (570 sq km), Hampshire and Wiltshire, S England. Lying mainly in the New Forest dist., SW Hampshire, between the cities of Bournemouth and Southampton, it is roughly bounded by the River Avon, the Solent, Southampton Water, and the River Blackwater. William I organized the area in 1079 as a royal forest to provide revenue and timber. After 1877 the Court of Verderers administered the forest as a public park, and in 2005 the national park was established. The wooded areas contain mostly oak and beech trees as well as extensive tracts of bog and heath. Some 34,000 people live in small towns and villages within the park, and about one fourth of the land in the park is cultivated. Pigs and cattle are raised, and the park is famed for its wild ponies.
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| Nearby attractions include the stunning New Forest National Park, vast sandy beaches, Paulton's Park and Peppa Pig World, many quintessentially English villages for antique hunting, traditional pubs and a diverse range of excellent restaurants to suit all budgets.
In the unchanged ancient landscape of the New Forest National Park, ponies and cattle freely graze the land, whilst deeper in the forest, deer browse beneath canopies of mighty oak and beech.
Pint-sized Cullum, 31, and model-turned-author Dahl, 32, had a blessing at the Lime Wood Hotel, set in the New Forest National Park, followed by a sit-down meal in a marquee.
DCI Mathews added: "Mr Marsh has also been known to take long walks within the New Forest National Park and had a favourite spot he liked to visit.
The New Forest National Park touches the coast in many places, for example at Lymington.
PETROLHEAD'S DREAM the National Motor Museum TRANQUIL SETTING - the New Forest National Park is made up of villages, farmland and grassland.
One of the most acrimonious planning rows witnessed in Britain over the past few years will erupt this summer over plans to build a container port within the proposed New Forest National Park.
The New Forest National Park is dotted with gorgeous chocolate-box villages, all thatched roofs, low beams and roses around the door.
4 days from PS279.00 New Forest Departs 29 March 2013 Come and explore the mystery and romance of the New Forest National Park this Easter, with our relaxed and leisurely walking break.
Located 12 miles outside Salisbury, it is the perfect place to escape in the heart of the New Forest National Park in Hampshire on a 120-acre family-owned resort.
She and Cullum, 31, celebrated their wedding at the Lime Wood Hotel in the New Forest National Park in January 2010.
I hope this is the first of many contracts with Sandy Balls." Sandy Balls, which is situated in the heart of the New Forest National Park, is renowned for its ambitious approach to business providing a unique destination for more than 50,000 visitors each year.