A warm welcome to Gloucestershire Beekeepers Association – GBKA.

We are is a registered charity (no 263712) with the principal object of promoting and furthering the craft of beekeeping.

GBKA has been doing this for over 100 years and has members all over the county and from neighbouring counties. 

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About Gloucestershire Beekeepers Association

The seven branches of GBKA carry on most beekeeping activities. Each branch runs its own programme of lectures, talks, training sessions and apiary sessions.

The branches are Cheltenham and Gloucester, Cirencester and District, Dean Forest, Newent, North Cotswold, South Gloucestershire and Stroud .

GBKA is a member organisation of the British Beekeepers Association (BBKA). BBKA is a national organisation that provides a wide range of services to beekeepers including insurance, information, newsletters, examination programmes and legal advice, as well as promoting beekeeping. See the BBKA website for the full range of its services, including downloadable information leaflets and articles.

Individuals who join a branch get the benefits they offer, the benefits of GBKA and BBKA, and right to attend other branch meetings. If you would like to find out more about joining a branch go to the Joining GBKA page.

GBKA also takes part in the Midland and South West Counties Convention.


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