Well where do I start? Firstly apologies for late posting, it's been a manic couple of months so far, so once again this blog may be a bit random! In April we were joined by Danielle who came along for some work experience. Was nice as always having a fresh face around the centre and [...]
Spring really is my favourite season of the year and it's definitely sprung here at Muncaster. Daffodils and primroses are in full bloom. Greenfinches have returned and I heard my first Chiffchaff of the year signing the famous 'chiff chaff chiff chaff' song! Dawn chorus is at its best. Buzzards courtship displaying and the Ravens [...]
The films are announced for Picnic Cinema's 2018 season and for Muncaster it's Priscilla Queen of the Desert and The Big Lebowski! Tickets go on sale from mid-March. Find out more here.
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 have a number of houses on the Estate and surrounding area available for long term residential let. If you're interested in knowing more, please get in touch via email to info[at]muncaster.co.uk or call us on 01229 717614
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) Shop, reception and ticket office vacancies are now filled, please note but we still need staff to fill positions in [...]
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 [...]
From February 10th to March 24th, we'll be on early season opening times (11am to 4pm) and entry to the site will be via the Church Lane entrance and car park. This is ca 1/3 mile south of the main car park on the A595 and signposted for B&B, coach and disabled parking. More about [...]
Wishing all our customers and friends, staff and suppliers the compliments of the season! and all the best for 2018.
Ho ho HOW are we in December already! It only feels like yesterday that we were getting ready to start the flying season here at Muncaster Hawk and Owl Centre and now I’m sat here with less than a week to go before Christmas. Now tis the season to be jolly and a jolly season [...]