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

Durham Falconry is a Raptor Awards training provider

Durham Falconry is a Raptor Awards training provider that can offer their accredited courses to interested parties within the North East. The courses include awards for : Keeping birds of prey Training birds of prey Specialist units are available for: Bird of Prey Keepers, Falconers and Breeders Pest controllers Vets, Nurses and Rehabilitation Centres Animal Charities [...]

By |2017-06-29T11:34:09+00:00June 23rd, 2017|Durham Falconry|Comments Off on Durham Falconry is a Raptor Awards training provider

Tyke the Harris Hawk at the Houghall Plant Centre

A photo of Tyke by one of our guests at the Houghall Plant Centre, at the "Blooming Marvellous Monday" late May bank holiday 2017. "Thoroughly enjoyed our experience at Houghall College Plant Centre this bank holiday. I'd never held a bird of prey before and loved the experience. Looking forward to seeing you again" [...]

By |2017-05-31T14:06:39+00:00May 30th, 2017|Durham Falconry|Comments Off on Tyke the Harris Hawk at the Houghall Plant Centre

Natasha and Olivia finishing off after there hawk walk with Jasper and Lady

Thank you for visiting Natasha and Olivia, Jasper and Lady have had a brilliant time flying with both of you today! Pictures sent from Natasha and from our Facebook page "Couldn't have had a better morning, memories we will treasure forever many thanks Nat & Olivia" Thanks Durham Falconry [...]

By |2017-06-29T12:16:54+00:00May 29th, 2017|Durham Falconry|Comments Off on Natasha and Olivia finishing off after there hawk walk with Jasper and Lady

Houghall Spring Show tomorrow afternoon!

Not long to go now! Come down and see us and all the other wonderful animals at Houghall farm. Click here for more info about tomorrow's event Don't forget, you can come and fly our birds by booking a hawk walk or a half day (click here for [...]

By |2017-05-20T17:03:34+00:00May 20th, 2017|Durham Falconry|Comments Off on Houghall Spring Show tomorrow afternoon!