Falconers Diary

Meet the falconers, find out what’s happening in the Hawk & Owl Centre and read our news.

April 2017

Hawk and Owl Centre – April 2017

2017-04-12T15:10:07+00:00 Hot News, Falconers Diary, Latest News|

This year is flying by, I cannot believe it's April already and Easter is just around the corner! Anna and George have started, they have picked up things very quickly and have fitted into the team really well. There’s always a worry that when new staff members start in a centre of birds that have [...]

March 2017

February 2017

Read Falconer Emma’s Article

2017-02-15T09:37:34+00:00 Falconers Diary, Latest News|

Our own Emma McLachlan was interviewed about vulture conservation and her work at Muncaster for The Female Falconers' Club. A transcript is below, or have a look at the original post here  Nature's Clean Up Crew by Emma McLachlan I stand in a beautiful wildflower meadow, the bumblebees are working hard and the summer chatter [...]

January 2017

December 2016

WRT bird displays – update

2017-03-08T14:26:03+00:00 Falconers Diary, Latest News|

These following measures were introduced by the Government Chief Veterinary Officer to protect the UK from avian flu. Read the DEFRA information. Following notice that falconry and similar displays are in fact permitted, the Sky Hunters daily display was reinstated in December and resumed from 11th February when we reopened after the winter. We were originally [...]

November 2016