Annual Honey Show – 2017


Free admission to our Honey Show from 10:00am until 4:00pm in the Gym hall at Reigate Priory Middle School, Reigate;
providing a lively and interesting combination of exhibits, displays and stalls for all the family to enjoy and learn … More…

Want to be a beekeeper in 2018?


Our next ‘Introduction to Beekeeping Course’ will be during the coming winter on Monday evenings.
Commencing 15th January 2018 and running through to 19th March 2018. More…

Pop-Up-Shop Market Stall


NEW November & December dates where RBKA and its members are selling honey and other products of our hives at local markets within Mole Valley and Reigate & Banstead districts. It doesn’t get more local! More…

Asian Hornet identified in UK


Sighting of the Asian hornet confirmed in Gloucestershire – the first time it has been discovered in the UK. Smaller than our native hornet, the Asian hornet poses no greater risk to human health than a bee. However, they do pose a risk to honey bees. More…

Members Honey For Sale


Looking for local honey made by local bees and offered for sale by local beekeepers? Some of our Members are able to offer products from their hives for sale either ‘from the door’, or from small local village stores or market stalls. More…

Bird Boxes & Bumble Bees


Our Honeybee Swarm Collection Coordinator provides this update to his advice first published last year about dealing with the newly arrived Tree Bumblebee that has a particular preference for nesting in bird boxes and can be very aggressive …. More…