Peeblesshire Beekeepers Association

Monthly Archive: April 2017

Beginners Course 29th April 2017

Peeblesshire Beekeepers Beginners Course 2017


If you are thinking of keeping bees or just want to find out a bit more about this fascinating hobby, you are welcome to come along to our beginners day.

This years course will be held on Saturday 29th April 2017. Meet at 9.30am for 10am start. Finish approximately 4.30pm.

The venue will be at Manor Village Hall, Kirkton Manor, near Peebles. Location Map

There will be presentations, practical demos and, weather permitting, a visit to the association apiary.

The course will cost £35 to cover instruction, refreshments, equipment and a years membership of PBKA.

After completing the day course, hives at the association apiary will be available for hands on experience throughout the season with support from experienced local beekeepers.

beginners day 2016

beginners day 2016

For enquiries, please contact the association secretary in the first instance.

Mandy Clydesdale Secretary Tel: 01721 720563 Mob: 07563 185993

PBKA Pub Meeting 5th April

An informal get together of the Peeblesshire beekeepers association.

Colonies will be building up, bees will be foraging, inspections will be underway and beekeepers will be getting excited!

Come along and find out more on Wednesday 5th April at 7.30pm in the back bar of the Neidpath Inn in Peebles.