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March 2018

February 2018

Hawk and Owl Centre – January & February

2018-02-09T18:57:10+00:00 Hot News, Falconers Diary, Latest News|

Winter in the Hawk and Owl Centre is often a quiet and lonely one. Muncaster is closed throughout January to visitors and it's when bird staff take the majority of their holiday days, which means only one member of bird staff in each day. Cleaning aviaries in the morning on a crisp quiet day, you [...]

December 2017

July 2017

Lake District becomes UNESCO World Heritage Site

2017-07-09T20:46:40+00:00 Hot News, Latest News|

How exciting is this? The Lake District has been added to the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the category of cultural landscape of international significance. The hard-fought campaign for this accolade followed three key themes - world ranking examples of identity - the dramatic farmed landscape; inspiration - art, literature and love [...]