November 2023 – Site update

With the volume of rain we have experienced throughout October and now into November, it is unsurprising that we find ourselves with very high water levels here at Murton. We have experienced some flooding which is fluctuating day to day. For those who know the areas of the nature reserve, the Home Loch is only […]

Murton will be CLOSED until Wednesday 24th October.

We were due to move to our winter operating hours next week, meaning we are closed every Monday and Tuesday. Murton currently has no power and is flooded. We want to give staff the chance to be at home during this awful weather and do not want to encourage any one to travel to us. […]

Closed Thursday 19th and Friday 20th October

Once again the weather has forced us to close. The roads around Murton already have very large puddles and in some places are flooded. Our car park gates will remain closed all day. We had hoped to open for some time today, but safety of our staff and visitors forced us to close earlier than […]

Closed Sunday 8th October

We are very sorry – but we have decided to close today. Most of the roads around Murton have large puddles and in some places are flooded, the rain forecast and weather warnings means we must advise against travelling to us. Our car park gates will remain closed all day. The estate staff are on […]

Become a member of our team!

We are looking for a new member of the team here at Murton. Based in our office the role will support the organisation by completing a varied range of office tasks, in particular the financial administration of the Trust and to assist in the smooth running of the charity. Ideally over 4 weekdays 12-16 hours. […]

Would you like to join our Board of Trustees?

We are currently seeking to appoint two Trustees to join our Board. Whether you have never considered being a Trustee before, or whether you have already served in a similar role, we would like to hear from you. Day-to-day management of the Trust is delegated by the Trustees to the Trust Manager who reports to Trustees […]

Join our team

We have a number of flexible positions available both front of house and in our kitchen. These positions are now filled. Please check back again for any future opportunities. Kitchen Assistant – 1x Seasonal / 1x Permanent Would you like to become one of our tearoom kitchen staff? Our tearoom is looking for 2 kitchen […]

Annual General Meeting

Our Annual General Meeting will take place at Murton steading on Thursday 26th January 2023 at 9.30am. For further details please email murtontrust@murtontrust.org.uk.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

As 2022 comes to a close, we would like to wish all of our friends, visitors and supporters a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year when it comes. This year has brought us another rollercoaster of ups and downs. While Covid loitered in the background, always there, the weather caused havoc and left […]