Basingstoke & District Beekeepers Association

16th February 2017 - Annual General Meeting, Cheese & Wine

Thank you to those committee members who have served on the committee over the last year.
For further consideration, can you help us:

The Education Coordinator post, will be vacant next year if you wish to shadow this year.

Details of our Introduction to Beekeeping 2017 course, can be found here

Updated Membership forms, can be found here.

Check out our Photo gallery  (NEW Photo),

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 Winter Meeting: Thursday 16th March 2017 

Dr Max Watkins, our new President, will be talking about the latest Vita Beekeeping Products
7:30pm at the Viables Community Centre 

Details of Winter Meeting schedule will be published here when they become available.

Apiary Meetings:  will re-commence on 1st April 2017

There is a small charge which offsets costs and refreshments.  

Winter meetings start at 7.30pm


Winter meetings are held at

Viables Community Centre                                    
Viables Craft Centre
The Harrow Way
RG22 4BJ
Meeting have been confirmed, on the events page.

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