WDBKA + EDBKA Annual Joint Meeting @ Whitchurch Canonicorum Village Hall
Jan 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

On Thursday 17th January we look forward to our annual joint meeting with East Devon BKA.

This year Roger Pattison will deliver the lecture – ‘Dead Bees don’t Buzz!’

Please come and join us for what promises to be an entertaining and informative evening.

The presentation will be followed by refreshments – and time to catch up with our East Devon friends.

Please try to share lifts to ease congestion in the carpark.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Module 1 – Honey bee Management Study Group @ Stratton Village Hall
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Please contact Carole asap if you wish to join this study group… costs £60 for a six week course leading to an optional exam.

This is a great opportunity to review the syllabus for Module 1 – Honey bee Management with Lesley Gasson, Education Officer for DBKA.

Dates – January 15th, 22nd, and 29th, Feb 12th, 19th and 26th.

WDBKA Annual Luncheon @ Bridport and West Dorset Golf Club
Jan 21 @ 12:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Once again we are looking forward to our annual lunch date at the Golf Club.

Thank you Carole for organising this delicious treat – from past experience we know this will be a popular event!

Please see the December Newsletter for full details of the the menu, cost and timings.


WDBKA Beginners’ Course @ Bridport Christian Fellowship Hall, East St carpark,
Jan 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Course for new beekeepers begins.

Please find details under ‘Courses 17/18’ tab on front page of website.

The course is full – but do register your details if you are interested so we can keep you informed regarding any further opportunities.

WDBKA Winter Lecture Programme @ Bridport Christian Fellowship Hall, East St carpark,
Feb 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

We are delighted to be able to welcome Dr Sara Robb of Bath Potions, to present her talk –

‘Honey in Cosmetics’ – with a soap making demonstration.

One of our members heard Dr Robb at the National Honey Show… and suggested we would all enjoy listening to her lecture.

We are looking forward to sharing her expertise as we welcome her to Bridport and WDBKA.