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Cost: Raffle tickets, contribution to sessions. The first apiary 23 May take exam. The cost
Hives Save Lives Africa and session will be held on covers the entry fee for the
cost of coffee Saturday 19 September and BBKA Basic Assessment.
Contact: Caroline Butter, The Old lectures will start at Henfaes EASTERN ENGLAND
Manse, Draycott, Cheddar on 13 October.
BS27 3SF Denbighshire Norfolk
Telephone: 01934 742075 Association: South Clwyd Organiser: Applebee Apiary
Email: okapi.bhive@uwclub.net Course Title: How to Start Beekeeping; Course Title: Queen Rearing and Making an
Web: www.somersetbeekeepers.org.uk Summer Management; Honey Increase
Information: A general introduction to the Harvest and Winter Preparation Tutor: John Everett
craft of beekeeping for anyone Tutor: Geoff Critchley Date: 2 May to 30 May
interested in finding out more Date: 24 April to 27 June Time: 14.00–16.00
and perhaps keeping bees. Time: Friday 19.30–21.30, Saturday
Followed by a series of Venue: Applebee, Bramerton Lane,9.00–16.00
hands-on sessions following Rockland St Mary, Norwich
the seasonal activities of the Venue: Llysfasi Coleg, Ruthin, North NR14 7HE
bees and beekeeping. Wales Cost: £50
Cost: £50 Contact: John Everett, address as VenueWALES
Contact: Geoff Critchley Telephone: 01508 538 231
Cardiff Telephone: 01352 740991 Email: everettapplebee@lineone.netEmail: honeyhouse@btinternet.com
Web: www.applebeeorchard.co.ukAssociation: Cardiff and South East Wales
Information: This course takes place over 3 Information: Intermediate to Advanced. Four Course Title: Beekeeping for Beginners
weekends: Friday & Saturday Saturday afternoons. A four
Tutors: Various members of the 24–25 April, How to Start session course aimed at
association Beekeeping; Saturday 23 May, breeding queens and making
Date: 5 February to 26 March Summer Management; increases. Candidates will beSaturday 27 June, Honey
Time: 19.00–20.45 given a mated queen at theHarvest and Winter end, weather permitting.
Venue: The Thornhill Centre, Cardiff Preparation. Please ring or email for more
Contact: John King, 36 The Avenue, details.
The Common, Pontypridd
CF37 4DF INTERMEDIATE NORTHERN ENGLAND
Telephone: 01443 400798 Durham
Email: john.king1949@tesco.net CENTRAL ENGLAND
Web: www.cardiffbeekeepers.info Association: Durham
Course Title: IntermediateInformation: The eight-week theory course Leicestershire and Rutland
will be followed by practical Association: Leicestershire and Rutland Tutor: George Eames
sessions in the training apiary. Date: 7 May to 11 JuneCourse Title: Intermediate practical course
New members should be able Time: 18–30Tutors: Francesca Beamish, Len
to keep bees after the course Horton Venue: Finchale College, Durham
and experienced members will Date: 21 April to 14 July Contact: George Eames, 11 Sharon
help you Avenue, Kelloe, Durham Time: 19.30–21.30
DH6 4NEConwy Venue: Palmer’s Barn (Out-Apiary to
Telephone: 07970 926250Association: Conwy Brooksby Bee Yard)
Email: beeseames@btinternet.comCost: Free to members of L&RBKACourse Title: Beekeeping Course for
Information: This course will be aimed atBeginners Contact: Caroline Beardsmore,
beekeepers wishing to take the Tamborough Cottage, FrontTutor: Geoff Critchley
Basic Assessment. The courseStreet, Gaulby, Leics LE7 9BW
Date: 19 September to 11 May 2010 will run for 5 Thursdays.Telephone: 0116 259 6341
Time: 19.30–21.00 classes & Email: csb@le.ac.uk Highland
11.00–16.00 apiary Web: www.lrbka.org
Venue: Henfaes Aber for classes, & Organiser: Highland Bee SuppliesInformation: Practical hands-on experience
Tal y Cafn apiary Course Title: One day courses in all aspects with opportunity to develop of beekeeping
Cost: £50.00 your beekeeping skills. Date: To be arranged
Contact: Pete Barrar, River View, Ty’n y
Groes, Conwy LL32 8SS Northamptonshire Time: 10.00–16.00
Telephone: 01492 650764 Association: Northamptonshire Venue: Farr near Inverness
Email: pete.barrar@virgin.net Course Title: Refresher Beekeeping Course, Contact: Evelyn Spence
Web: www.conwybeekeepers.org.uk leading to the BBKA Basic Telephone: 01808 521311Assessment Email: evelynspence@tiscali.co.uk
Information: Following the successful
courses offered in conjunction Tutors: Brian Dennis, Adrian Waring
with CALU over the past three Date: 2 to 23 May SOUTH-EAST ENGLAND
years, Conwy Beekeepers’ Time: 10.00–12.00 London
Association is running a fourth Cost: £15
‘Beekeeping Course for Association: Twickenham and ThamesContact: Margaret Holland, 22 Graham
Beginners’ starting in ValleyHill, Silverstone NN12 8UQ
September. This will be held at Course Title: BBKA Modules 2 and 5Telephone: 01327 857328
CALU, at the Henfaes Research Date: October 2008 to 11 March
Centre at Aber, just off the A55 Email: trainingofficer@
between Llanfairfechan and northantsbees.org.uk Time: 19.00–21.00
Bangor and also at the CBKA Web: www.northantsbees.org.uk Contact: Chris Deaves
apiary for practical sessions at Information: Three sessions: 2 May Telephone: 0208 5682869
Tal y Cafn in the Conwy Valley. refreshing the theory; 16 May Email: c_deaves@compuserve.com
The course extends over ten mock BBKA Basic exam; Web: www.twickenham-bees.org.uk
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