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Asian hornet week 2019

Please find the downloadable pdf for the Asian hornet banner and extra updates about Asian hornet week 2019 Read more

Guidance for Schools Membership

Please see the current advice on Schools Membership. We want you to forge relationships with local schools in whichever way you choose. Here you will see what is offered from HQ to support you on your way. Read more

Learning about Asian hornets from Jersey Beekeepers

Mark White of East Dorset Beekeepers has headed to Jersey to learn how to deal with Asian hornets. Read more

Feed the bees - NBU WARNING

Please make sure you read this notification that has been sent out to all beekeepers in the UK Read more

CEH Monitoring Scheme

In July 2018 CEH launched the National Honey Monitoring Scheme (NHMS) which aims to work with both amateur and professional beekeepers across the UK to measure long term changes in the pollen content of honey. Read more

Asian Hornet update 2019

The 1st Primary nest found was in Jersey on the 19th April and up to the time of Spring Convention (12 April 2019) 8 Asian Hornets had been spotted. Numbers are expected to rise. Read more

Research survey for a Beekeeper's book on British botany

There are many book on gardening for bees and other pollinators, some even include some basic beekeeping information on beekeeping, but as of yet there has been no beekeepers' bible to flowers and honeybees. Read more