Newent Branch of Gloucestershire Beekeepers' Association


The branch can be contacted at  Best for all non-urgent enquiries.

For swarms please look at the website provided by the British Beekeepers Association. Their information and contacts pages can be found at . This can give you details of beekeepers in your area who may be able to help with swarms.

Large Swarm
 Large Swarm

If you are confident that you have a swarm of honeybees, in the Newent, Gloucester, Cinderford, Ross-on-Wye and  Ledbury area and you would like them removed then please call one of the following numbers. 01531 821542 or 01531 631746 or 01531 633204 or 01531 630060 or  07798637387 and one of our volunteers will try to help you. Please be aware that it is a matter of luck if somebody is available, so you may have to call several numbers to get a response.

Small swarm
 Small Swarm

If you are not sure that it is a swarm then please read the information found in the links above. This may save you time and trouble. If you are outside the Newent or Ledbury area and are elsewhere in Gloucestershire then try the Gloucestershire Beekeeping Association website for links to other branch websites that will give you contacts for your area.