....we hope, barring major news from elsewhere, that Muncaster will feature on ITV's 'This Morning' this week, we think on Wednesday morning (17th May 2017). We'll keep you posted! Peter Andre met Iona and Peter Frost Pennington to talk about life at the Castle.
Peter Frost Pennington was interviewed by BBC Radio Cumbria as we approach the anniversary of the sad accident which killed Twiggy the roe deer's mother and left Peter and Iona, the owners of Muncaster, to deliver her unborn fawn and raise her themselves. The couple were at pains not to domesticate her but while she's [...]
A CELEBRATION of the humble British banger brought people in their thousands during the bank holiday weekend. For three days Muncaster Castle, near Ravenglass, hosted the wildly popular Cumberland Sausage Festival. Now in its third year it continues to grow attracting more and more visitors eager to chomp their way through an astonishing amount of [...]
Twiggy, a roe deer fawn saved by the owners of Muncaster Castle, featured in an article in the Whitehaven News as she gets ready to go it alone. Peter Frost-Pennington, a qualified vet, delivered the fawn after her mother was hit by a car in May. Named Twiggy after her long, slender legs, she has [...]
Muncaster features in Glitzy Secrets' blog about the top haunted wedding venues in the UK. While sadly a little inaccurate (Muncaster has several ghosts but as far as we know Henry VI has never been one of them) we're delighted to be mentioned. Glitzy Secrets is a multi award-winning online retailer specialising in wedding and [...]
In a whistle stop tour of family friendly holiday destinations in Northern England, Days Out With Your Kids visited Muncaster in August 2015. Read the original article.
Eskdale stars in a major feature in the August edition of Britain's top walking magazine, Country Walking. It's a feature on walking the River Esk from sea to source, and it has ample joyous mentions of attractions local to us, including the Ravenglass & Eskdale Railway, the Woolpack Inn, the Bower House Inn as well [...]
Colour Run is not something to be glossed over Mayhem at the Colour Run at Muncaster 5 July 2016 10:59AM An explosion of colour engulfed almost 750 runners as a charity staged its biggest colour run yet. More than 1,000 people flocked to Muncaster Castle for the third annual run which is expected to have [...]
An explosion of colour engulfed almost 750 runners at Hospice at Home West Cumbria's biggest Colour Run. Bree McKee at the Colour Run at Muncaster PIC BY Adrian Gidney Muncaster Colour Run Moky Fit get the crowd warmed up PIC BY Adrian Gidney Over 1,000 people flocked to Muncaster Castle on Sunday for the third [...]
25th Feb 2016 Cumbria Crack “BBC antiques show Flog It! to feature 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 [...]