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February 2018

Feb 17th is Random Acts of Kindness Day!

2018-02-16T18:03:09+00:00 Hot News, Latest News|

You may have already figured it out, you may not…today (Saturday 17th February) is Random Acts of Kindness Day! To celebrate, those nice people at the herdy company have hidden herdy surprises to spread smiles across Cumbria! Join herdy on a fun filled adventure and play ‘hunt the herdy’ with us - there are two [...]

We’re recruiting!

2018-02-10T10:59:32+00:00 Hot News, Latest News|

We're looking for seasonal staff for Muncaster and also the Pennington Hotel group, to begin in March AND we're also looking for a full-time stonemason. Seasonal positions at Muncaster Castle & Pennington Hotels (paid opportunities) We need staff to fill positions in: Shops Reception Ticket offices Catering - cooks and general assistants If you're interested, [...]

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

November 2017

Hawk and Owl Centre – November 2017

2017-12-23T06:40:26+00:00 Falconers Diary, Latest News|

November is always the calm after the storm here at Muncaster (although the rain never stops!!). We have the busy Halloween week then visitor numbers just flat-line as all the schools are back and people on holiday return to work. It’s a very odd transition from carrying out two flying displays daily in front of [...]