Welcome to the Real New Forest Guide – an independent guide that gives you the lowdown on the New Forest. Browse through our pages for information on its history, customs, biodiversity and attractions. The New Forest is a unique area of the UK, situated in the south west corner of Hampshire. The New Forest National Park covers an area of 219 square miles and contains no towns only villages.
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