Events

All GBKA members are welcome to attend any of the Branch seminars listed below…

January 2024

Friday 12th
19:30
Getting ready for spring by Stuart SpinksC&G BKA, Uckington Village Hall, GL51 9SR
Thursday 18th
19:30
Detecting Varroa mite vibrations by Dr Harriet HallZoom – Dean Forest BKA
Thursday 25th
19:30
A brief history of beekeeping by Stephen & Isabelle GreenNewent BKA, Newent Community Centre, GL18 1BD

February 2024

Friday 9th
19:30
Wye Valley Meadery by Matt NewellC&G BKA, Uckington Village Hall, GL51 9SR
Thursday 15th
19:30
Which apiary is best – out, home or multiple? by Adam ParkerZoom – Dean Forest BKA
Saturday 17th
10:00 – 16:00
GBKA Spring Lecture day, County honey show & AGMMaisemore Village Hall, Church Rd, Maisemore, Gloucestershire, GL2 8JE

March 2024

Friday 8th
19:30
Apitherapy, B & Bee Apipods by Charlotte BlacklerC&G BKA, Uckington Village Hall, GL51 9SR
Tuesday 12th
19:30
Bee Improvement by Selective Breeding and NBIP by Jo Widdicombe (BIBBA)Virtual meeting (SBKA)
Thursday 21st
19:30
Himalayan Balsam by Nicky MooreDean Forest BKA
The Main Place, Old Station Way, Coleford GL16 8RH
Saturday 23rdBBKA Module Exams
Thursday 28th
19:30
Varroa control by ‘The Apiarist’Newent BKA, Zoom broadcast to Newent Community Centre, GL18 1BD

April 2024

Friday 12th
19:30
Bee’s eye view of Beekeeping by Andy WillsC&G BKA, Uckington Village Hall, GL51 9SR
Friday 12th to Sunday 14th150th Anniversary
BBKA Spring Convention
Harper Adams University, Shropshire TF10 8NB

May 2024

Friday 10th
19:30
Integrated varroa management for sustainable beekeeping – Norman CarreckC&G BKA, Uckington Village Hall, GL51 9SR
Sunday 12thGBKA AuctionWestbury on Severn, Parish Hall

June 2024

Friday 14th to Sunday 16thRoyal Three Counties ShowThe Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR13 6NW

September 2024

Friday 13th
19:30
Honeybees, Bumblebees and Solitary Bees – the same but different by Lorraine WheelerC&G BKA, Uckington Village Hall, GL51 9SR

October 2024

Friday 11th
19:30
Bee Disease Insurance by Martin SmithC&G BKA, Uckington Village Hall, GL51 9SR

November 2024

Saturday 16thBBKA Module Exams