New series of BBC Antiques show Flog It! features Muncaster Castle The popular BBC One antiques programme Flog It! presented by Paul Martin is set to feature Muncaster Castle in the Western Lake District on Monday 29th February. Flog It! is now on its fourteenth series and regularly achieves an audience of over two million [...]
All happening down on the Enchanted Trail where the Little People (strangely equipped with wellies and High Vis jackets) have been working on the Toadstool Cottage.
Muncaster Castle is hosting the Lake District's friendliest adventure race, “Race the Tide” on Saturday 24th August (date TBD), with options to make a bank holiday weekend of it, 23rd to 26th August. Once more the competitors set off across the rugged Cumbrian terrain battling the mud and various obstacles along the way, including [...]
Various paid and volunteer opportunities available at Muncaster and within Pennington Hotels & Inns currently. Some close for application this weekend! - more HERE.
After their winter in warmer climes (well, Andover anyway...) the team of yellow billed kites will arrive back today to start training for the new season's Sky Hunters display. See our old blog for posts before this date.
Here’s the Fairy fort on the new Enchanted Trail. Pretty sprinkling of snow over everything this morning too.
Adopt a bird from the Muncaster Hawk & Owl Centre! Adoptions are available to buy online for most of our birds. Whether for yourself or a gift for a friend or relative, this is a great way to keep in touch with your favourite bird by contributing to its upkeep, training and maintenance, as [...]
The Log House on the Enchanted Trail.
The forestry team take out a huge and sadly very dead silver fir ca 130 years old in the middle of the gardens. Bringing this down without trashing everything around it was a feat of considerable skill.
Halloween – 31st October 2014 Scientific Vigil with Dr Jason Braithwaite We caught quite a few floating orbs in the dressing room using the camcorder. Some of the highlights from the evening vigil: Child-like footsteps outside the Bishops Room and chair moving outside Kings Room (sound of). Tingling felt on Tapestry Room bed. A brilliant [...]