Diary

  • December 2013

    Posted on December 10, 2013

    Another year almost over!  Where does the time go?  Such a busy year here at Kielder Water Birds of Prey Centre.  Falconry Courses have been very popular this year as have our Photography Days.  Most people comment how nice it is to have a course or experience day as an individual and not have to […]

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  • December 2012

    Posted on December 20, 2012

    Well the weather didn’t get any better did it?  We hope you all had a lovely Christmas and would like to wish you all the best for 2013. All Diary events and up to date visitor information can be found on our Facebook Page.  This diary page will no longer be updated.

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  • July 2012

    Posted on July 2, 2012

    If we were talking about changable weather in April this summer has been more consistent, rain, rain and more rain.  Thankfully all of our paths are made from Tarmac so we have never needed to close and have managed to fly the birds for our guests between showers.  The baby birds are all now flying […]

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  • April 2012

    Posted on April 2, 2012

    So far this month we have had glorious sunshine, rain, hail, wind, snow and sleet, the poor birds do not know if they are coming or going.  Despite the bad weather we have still managed to have two flying demonstration most days.  Our guest have also enjoyed being able to spend time in the undercover […]

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  • Winter 2011/2012

    Posted on February 2, 2012

    Thankfully no massive snowfalls so far this winter! However, there is still time for a late flurry as it is only March and I have been reminded by some of our “older” friends that the terrible snow in 1947 arived in March! Hopefully March will bring only sunshine, lambs and daffodils to Kielder this year.

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  • October/November 2011

    Posted on November 20, 2011

    October was the month when Sumak our young male White Tailed started his flying training and on the 31st of October he had his first free flight.  By the 3rd of November his free flying demonstration  was powerful and spectacular.  Tomorow as well as looking forward to Sumak flying again, there is the arrival of […]

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  • September 2011

    Posted on September 2, 2011

    I can’t believe it is nearly a year since I started this diary page.  So much has happened here at Kielder Birds of Prey Centre this year.  We have had quite a few new arrivals among the birds which was reported on our “News” page but there are two new arrivals who have not yet […]

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  • July/August 2011

    Posted on August 2, 2011

    As this has been a very busy time of training for most of the new babies who arrived this summer, as well as the height of the tourist season, I have combined two months into one diary entry. We are delighted to say that some of the babies have done so well they have already […]

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  • June 2011

    Posted on June 2, 2011

    June has been a great month for us here at the birds of prey centre with all the birds super fit and flying brilliantly.  We have received excellent feedback from our visitors with many saying how much they have enjoyed their visit and that Kielder Birds of Prey Centre is the best they have ever visited, which […]

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  • May 2011

    Posted on May 2, 2011

    May has been a very busy month with outside demonstrations at venues all over the North East including Cragside and Seaton Delaval Hall for the National Trust, some of our birds represented Northumberland at the County Show as well as numerous school visits.  The birds are all fully fit and flying brilliantly.  Our famous barn owl Whisper, […]

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Photography Experience Days

Our Photographic Experience Day is designed for all photographers regardless of their experience or equipment, so whether you are a beginner, an expert or somewhere in between you will have a wonderful day with your camera taking photographs of our birds. This is a one to one experience and can be arraged on a date to suit you.  Ring or email for details. Tel. 01434 250400 email lowdenray@aol.com

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