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Spring Lunch – 11th March 2023 – Book Soon

Reigate Beekeepers Association Proposed SPRING LUNCH 12.15 noon for 1.00pm Your Chairman and his good Lady invite members and partners to our first social event of 2023 on Saturday 11th March... ... at a restaurant likely to be in Brockham, Buckland or Reigate. Actual venue/location subject to confirmation. If not done so already, register interest in attending NOW by contacting the Chairman by email , MMS or WhatsApp via 07923 600266. Then HOLD the date. Bookings will be being requested VERY SOON Costs of fixed … [Read More...]

APIARY TASKS

February in Your Apiary

Feed, Feed and Feed. During last month, and similarly to winter 2021, January temperatures swung from unseasonably mild to rudely cold, then very wet before ending perhaps a little more 'normal' for a change. ned rather chilly. But we could be in for a persistantly wet February with night time temperatures around zero and rarely reaching 10degC during the days.   So once again you may have been seeing some activity outside of the hive and the queens could be well into laying already. But that could all slow again.  Do heft or if needed take a quick peek under the roofs, to confirm that … [Read More...]

Next Big Events

Spring Lunch – 11th March 2023 – Book Soon

Reigate Beekeepers Association Proposed SPRING LUNCH 12.15 noon for 1.00pm Your Chairman and his good Lady invite members and partners to our first social event of 2023 on Saturday 11th March... ... at a restaurant likely to be in Brockham, Buckland or Reigate. Actual venue/location subject to confirmation. If not done so already, register … [Read More...]

BBKA Spring Convention 2023 – 21st to 23rd April

  Ticket sales opened at Noon on 30th January.  For all details go direct to: https://www.bbka.org.uk/spring-convention-2023     … [Read More...]

Winter Meetings 2022/23 – Next: Mar 1st.

Wednesday March 1st  Open Discussion Forum 'Preparing for the Season at Henfold and Vigo'. Led by a consortium of our Apiary Managers, Education Leaders and Master Beekeepers. at Henfold Apiary, from 7:00pm for prompt 7:30 start. From October through to March, we will meet mostly (but not always!) on the first Wednesday of the month at either … [Read More...]