Appointment of Agister


The Verderers are delighted to announce the appointment of Michael Maton as an Agister following the resignation of Andrew Napthine after 29 years in the post.


Michael has been an active commoner for many years with extensive knowledge of the Forest and its livestock. He has been a regular helper on the drifts and at the Beaulieu Road Sales Yard. His previous work experience includes working for the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Wildlife Trust and as a thatcher.


Head Agister Jonathan Gerrelli said:

“We are very pleased that Michael has agreed to join the Agister team and look forward to working closely with him “


26 October 2021