Beekeeping for Beginners
Click the following link for advice and information about becoming a beekeeper and starting your own hive.
British Beekeepers Association http://www.bbka.org.uk/
BeeCraft magazine http://www.bee-craft.com/
Creating Pollinator Gardens https://www.bottlestore.com/beesandhoneycreatingpollinatorgardens
DEFRA BeeBase website https://nationalbeeunit.com/
DEFRA National Bee Unit http://www.nationalbeeunit.com/index.cfm?sectionid=43
National Honey Show http://www.honeyshow.co.uk/
Northern Bee Books http://www.northernbeebooks.co.uk/
Beefarmers Association http://www.beefarmers.co.uk/
Charity: Bees Abroad http://www.beesabroad.org.uk
Charity: Bees for Development http://www.beesfordevelopment.org/
Charity: Hives Save Lives http://www.hivessavelives.com/
Honey Association http://www.honeyassociation.com/
Laboratory of Apiculture and Social Insects, University of Sussex http://www.sussex.ac.uk/lasi/resources/healthandproducts
Quekett Microscope Club http://www.quekett.org.uk/
The following is a list of pest control companies who cover various locations and may be able to help dealing with non-honey bee issues, but you are urged to please ensure that there is no other action that can be taken to resolve the concern and protect the insects.
Please click this link Honey Bee Swarm Collection to see details of the honey bee swarm collection service provided by Reigate Beekeepers. The use of pest control companies should only be an absolutely last resort in dealing with a problem caused by honey bees, and only where the honey bees cannot be saved.
KM Wasp Nest Removal https://www.waspnestssurrey.co.uk/
Pestforce (Crawley) https://www.pest-force.co.uk/
PGH Pest Control & Prevention (Ewhurst) https://www.pghpestcontrol.co.uk/
The Pest Co (Reigate) https://www.thepestcompany.com/