Spring has sprung and Easter is on its way, so we’ve put together a host of egg-citing ideas to keep you entertained this month.

You’ll find inspiration for all ages and every budget, from all-out luxury to free fun, right here in the beautiful New Forest.

This collection is eggs-tra special because all the ideas are all brought to you by members of the New Forest Marque, the sign of true local produce.

The New Forest Marque is a food and produce scheme set up to champion businesses who pride themselves on producing and providing food, drinks and crafts with clearly defined New Forest provenance.

If you buy produce from, or visit one of our members, you’ll be supporting the New Forest and helping its people, economy and nature thrive.

Awesome activities

Tasty treats

In the New Forest, you’ll find a host of cafes, restaurants, shops and hotels who support local food, drink and craft producers. Look out for the distinctive New Forest Marque logo, awarded to produce which has been grown, reared, caught, brewed, produced or processed within the New Forest.

Find hotels, pubs, restaurants and tea rooms.

Find independent shops and specialist suppliers.

Find B&Bs and self-catering.

Main photo: Beaulieu Chocolate Studio