Events

January 2022
Thursday 6th19:30Three talks from members
Dean Forest BKA
Main Place, Coleford, GL16 8RH
Friday 14th19:30Chequerboarding – A type of swarm prevention
John White

Cheltenham & Gloucestershire BKA
Zoom meeting
Thursday 27th19:30To treat or not to treat?
Jim Vivian Griffiths

Newent BKA
Zoom meeting
February 2022
Thursday 10th19:30Reading the comb
Lynfa Davies
Dean Forest BKA
Main Place, Coleford, GL16 8RH
Friday 11th1930Plants for bees & agriculture
Lynfa Davies

Cheltenham & Gloucestershire BKA
Uckington Village Hall, Uckington, GL51 9SR
Wednesday 16th18:30Beekeeping in Norway and Varroa resistance
Terje Reinertson and Melissa Oddie

Cirencester & District BKA
Zoom meeting
Saturday 19th10:00Spring Lecture Day, County AGM and Honey Show
Bees, Pollinators, Farmers and the new Environmental Land Management Schemes
James Wilson (H A Day & Sons) – Current Farming Methods and Sustainable Farming
Dr. Dawn Teverson (Technical Manager LEAF) – Integrated Pest Management
Alex Chalk QC. (MP for Cheltenham) – Pollinators, Bees, Farmers – a government view of the Environmental Land Management Scheme
Peter Higgs (BeeGone) – Live Bee Removal
Witcombe & Bentham Village Hall, Witcombe GL3 4TB
Thursday 24th19:30Bumblebees and Solitary bees
Brigit Strawbridge

Newent BKA
Newent Community School and Sixth Form Centre, GL18 1QF
March 2022
Thursday 3rd18:30Pollination – the plant’s perspective
Tim Walker (Oxford University)

Cirencester & District BKA
Frank Gardiner Lecture Hall, Royal Agricultural University, Stroud Road, Cirencester
Thursday 10th19:30Queen problems
Jane Medwell
Dean Forest BKA
Main Place, Coleford, GL16 8RH
Friday 11th19:30From 20 to 60 hives in one season
Matthew Ingram

Cheltenham & Gloucestershire BKA
Uckington Village Hall, Uckington, GL51 9SR
Saturday 12thBee Tradex
Stoneleigh Park, CV8 2LG
Thursday 31st19:30Honey bee nutrition and feeding
Stephen Green

Newent BKA
Newent Community School and Sixth Form Centre, GL18 1QF
April 2022
Friday 8th19:30Bait hives
David Evans – the Apiarist

Cheltenham & Gloucestershire BKA
Via Zoom into Uckington Village Hall, Uckington, GL51 9SR
Friday 8th to Sunday 10thBBKA Spring convention
Harper Adams University College, Shropshire
May 2022
Saturday 7thGBKA Auction
Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester
Friday 13th19:30Good BBKA training methods
Roger Paterson

Cheltenham & Gloucestershire BKA
Uckington Village Hall, Uckington, GL51 9SR
February 2023
Saturday 25th09:00 -16:00The Beekeeping show
Telford International Centre