PLAYTIME in the Tipi

Murton and Party Wishes are delighted to be working together to bring you PLAYTIME in the Tipi. These sessions are centred around music, imaginative play and games, and are designed for you to join your little people and step into their world while they explore their imagination through play. Most suited to children aged 3 – 8.
Each sessions costs £3 per child. Booking is essential and can be done by contacting the Murton office on murtontrust@murtontrust.org.uk, 01307 819491 or on messenger.
Please note our tipi is located on our nature reserve. Entry to the farm on the same day is offered free of charge to children that have attended this session.

Thanks to all today’s visitors!

A huge thank you to all our visitors at  Murton today. It has been one of our busiest days since we opened five years ago. We are delighted so many of you chose to enjoy the sunshine with us and look forward to many more glorious days throughout the summer. peter pig large

Now Open 7 Days

We are now open 7 days – 10am to 4pm.

Make the most of the great weather and head out to see us. Visit our farm or take a gentle stroll round the beautiful nature reserve and of course be sure to pop into the tea room when you are here.

Spoon Carving Course

17078219_10210973449524800_1126846624_nOne Day Introduction to Spoon Carving – 18th & 19th March

10am to 3pm –  Special introductory price of £25 including lunch

On the one day course we will cover timber selection, cleaving, using an axe, spoon design, using a knife safely and efficiently as well as using a curved spoon knife. No experience required but a willingness to learn and keen to work ALL day on the project.

At the end of the day you can expect to have made a simple spoon of your own to take home, and to have mastered the basic skills sufficiently to practice on your own.

All tools and materials are included. Work likely to be outdoors under canopy or in workshop, warm clothing essential. Spaces are limited to 6 per day,  booking is essential. Contact murtontrust@murtontrust.org.uk for more details and to book.

6 free places available to young people aged 14-19, filled on a first come basis.

Permanent and Seasonal Tearoom Staff Required

Permanent Staff – You must be able to cook and manage a busy lunch time service, bake cakes, work under pressure and be adaptable. Suitable candidates must have previous hospitality experience, food hygiene certificate and confidence in ordering tearoom supplies and supervising staff. You must be willing and able to work varied hours over seven days. Please send a C.V. and covering email to murtontrust@murtontrust.org.uk

Seasonal Staff – We are looking for a member of staff to join our tearoom team from March to October this year. You must be able to manage a busy lunch time service, work under pressure and be adaptable. Previous hospitality experience and food hygiene certificate is an advantage. You must be willing and able to work varied hours over seven days. Please send a C.V. and covering email to murtontrust@murtontrust.org.uk