Fun in the park at Jubilee park, Craghead

Our last show for Stanley this year, its been another great year and what a way to finish. Today we put on a special flying display with Lady and Jasper our Harris Hawks. Finishing off with an impressive chase of the rabbit lure by Lady from the top of the climbing tower. In our photos We [...]

By |2017-09-05T14:10:44+00:00August 30th, 2017|Durham Falconry|Comments Off on Fun in the park at Jubilee park, Craghead

Tanfield Lea Countryside Group (TLC Group) Summer Partnership’s Funday

One of our smaller shows, but one of our favourites. We always enjoy working with the Tanfield Lea Countryside Group (TLC Group) at Tanfield Lea's local club. Its been great to see some of our regular visitors from the local area again, including Sarah and Ron who run the TLC group. In our photos We have young Abbie handling Jasper [...]

By |2017-09-05T12:00:24+00:00August 28th, 2017|Durham Falconry|Comments Off on Tanfield Lea Countryside Group (TLC Group) Summer Partnership’s Funday

148th Weardale Show, st. Johns Chappell

We've had a brilliant day at another one of our biggest summer shows today. It was great to return for a second year at the annual Weardale Show at st. Johns Chappell. All of  our birds have thoroughly enjoyed themselves meeting everyone today and enjoying our two flying displays. In our photos We have our young volunteer handling Jasper the Harris hawk after helping us finish [...]

By |2017-08-29T11:13:40+00:00August 26th, 2017|Durham Falconry|Comments Off on 148th Weardale Show, st. Johns Chappell

St. Gabriel’s, Heaton, Childrens Holiday club

We had a brilliant day at St. Gabriel's church at Heaton today, at the kids summer club. All the children and volunteers enjoyed an educational talk with our birds and as well as a quick handling & flying session. In our photos We have some of the organizers in the grounds of the church after we [...]

By |2017-08-14T18:45:59+00:00August 10th, 2017|Durham Falconry|Comments Off on St. Gabriel’s, Heaton, Childrens Holiday club

South Moor Park, Stanley 2017

We've had a lovely day at another one of our shows for Stanley town council at Moor Memorial Park, with all of  our birds enjoying themselves next to the stream. We had lots of visitors come alone to meet our birds today, and find out loads of interesting things about our birds whilst handling [...]

By |2017-08-14T15:35:28+00:00August 9th, 2017|Durham Falconry|Comments Off on South Moor Park, Stanley 2017

Hackworth Park family fun day 2017

A brilliant day and great weather to return for a second year to Shildon for the annual Family Fun Day, with an estimated 2000 visitors enjoying all the variety of activities today. Jasper the Harris Hawk had his moment of fame in our flying display and rather liked flying over everyone. Jasper even helped the local police showing off some of [...]

By |2017-08-07T17:29:07+00:00August 5th, 2017|Durham Falconry|Comments Off on Hackworth Park family fun day 2017

Our first show of the summer

We've started off the first of our summer shows at View Park Lane, Stanley today. Although the weather was a little damp it was a great show and kept us busy all day long (so busy we didn't get chance to take any photos).   Our next show of Stanley town council will be at South [...]

By |2017-08-07T16:14:19+00:00August 2nd, 2017|Durham Falconry|Comments Off on Our first show of the summer