WDBKA visit to Buckfast Abbey Bee Department
Jul 23 all-day

Your committee are organising a trip to Buckfast Abbey on Sunday 23rd July.

There will be an opportunity to visit both the Abbey and the Bee Department.

Have a look at the website to see the full range of amenities … there is lots to see and do!

Clare Densley, the Abbey’s head beekeeper has offered to take two groups during the day. This is a great opportunity to see the home of the famous Buckfast bees.

Transport has already been booked and places on the mini bus are filling fast.

Please see the latest edition of the WDBKA newsletter for the most up to date details – subsidised costs, timings, clothing requirements etc.

Please feel free to get in touch with any questions – we are keen for as many folk as possible to benefit from this venture.

See you there!

Bee Safari @ Spick Hatch, West Milton
Aug 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

WDBKA members are invited to vist Annabelle Jackman’s Apiary.

There will be tea and cakes to enjoy with time to chat after we have looked at the colonies.

Please bring clean suits, boots and gloves.

See the newsletter nearer the time for further details – sharing transport etc

DBKA Convention @ Stratton Village Hall
Oct 15 all-day

The Dorset Beekeeping Association annual conference takes place on Sunday 15th Oct at Stratton Village Hall.

From 10.00am – 4.00pm

There will be a full programme of 4 speakers.

Please bring a packed lunch – tea and coffee available.

This is a free event for all members of  WDBKA.

Please support your County BKA and come along to share the day with beekeepers from across Dorset.

See the WDBKA newsletter and Honerycraft publication to get further details nearer the time.