Group meetings are on the second Tuesday of each month from 7 – 9pm at Newcastle Dog and Cat Shelter in Longbenton, NE12 8EH. You can view directions from your postcode using the map on the contact page. Our meetings normally include a guest speaker.
Introduction to beekeeping theory, followed by practical ssessions throughout the 2024 beekeeping season. First theory session 7th April, second session 21st April : you MUST attend BOTH.
Practical sessions will be at weekends over the late spring and summer period by arrangement with the group.
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Talk on swarm management
In summer we get many questions from the public about bees and other insects.Swarm advice on the BBKA website Download our Swarm Information leaflet