Basingstoke & District Beekeepers Association

INTRODUCTION TO BEEKEEPING Course – 2015, click here for details

Reminder - Membership renewals are due by the end of December in order to maintain insurance cover, click here for details

CHANGE to up and coming events, AGM now in February 2015

Next Winter Meeting:        Thursday 18th December 2014

      Christmas Social - Nibbles and Quiz 

Check out the events page for details of other meetings  

        Change of venue for 2014 please see below

Apiary Meetings:       Have now finished for 2014

        St. John’s Copse, 2.30 to about 4.30


Winter meetings are to be 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

Check out the your Photo gallery

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

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