Honey Show

2014 Honey Show -11th October

Doors open at 10:00am until 4:00pm with FREE admission to the venue, the Gym hall at Reigate Priory Middle School, Reigate. This year our show’s theme will be War Time Beekeeping, with plenty to interest all the family … More…

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Bee Health

It is well known how important it is to maintain good bee health in a colony. Reigate Beekeepers are having a two pronged attack on bee health education this Summer with assistance from a grant from Bee Disease Insurance Limited (BDI). More…

Found a Honeybee Swarm

Found a Clustered Swarm of Bees?

Clustering honey bee swarms are normally docile and non aggressive. But, it’s best to be safe and avoid approaching the swarm, and on NO account swat, spray or try to move the swarm yourselves. Please call a Swarm Collector … More…

Tree Bumblebees

Bird Boxes & Bumble Bees

Bird boxes and now Tree Bumblebees are widespread throughout the UK. The problem is that the latter regards the former as its favourite nest site, and will aggressively defend its nest. While the boxes are empty, is a good time to take precautions. More…

Reigate Market

Reigate Market

Every 4th Friday of the month, between 9am and 2pm; Reigate Beekeepers can be found at our market stall at the Reigate Farmers Market in the centre of Reigate town at the junction of High Street, Church Street and Bell Street More…

Beginners Practical Training

Practical Training

Teaching Apiary meetings take place every week (weather permitting), from the first week in April to the end of August on Wednesday evenings starting at 6.30pm. The apiary itself will typical house approximately 12 hives, which … More…