Basingstoke & District Beekeepers Association

New Photos in our Photo gallery, thanks Bill

Do you have any photos you have taken of bees, honey shows, etc that you are happy to share and have published on our web site, please email to

Next Apiary Meeting:       Saturday 5th June 2015 - remove honey crop
        St. John’s Copse, 2.30 to about 4.30

Outside events:

If you are interested in keeping bees, come and talk to us at our next public outside event:
                Sat 13th June - Sherfield-on-Loddon Village Fete

or contact our secretary, about coming to one of our apiary meetings.

Help is required for our outside events, please contact


Reminder - Membership renewals are due, click here for details

Check out the events page for details of other meetings

Winter Meetings: will restart in September


Winter meetings are held at
Viables Community Centre                                    
Viables Craft Centre
The Harrow Way
RG22 4BJ
Meeting have been confirmed, on the events page.
There is a charge of £2.00 to cover costs and coffee and biscuits.

Winter meetings start at 7.30pm

Beekeeping is an increasingly popular hobby but it is more than an occasional pastime. It requires commitment and a responsibility to the bees and the community. All beekeepers should be members of an association and register with Bee Base.

SWARMS please check here before calling the swarm coordinators