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First Asian Hornet of 2022 Confirmed

The first Asian Hornet of 2022 on the British mainland has been confirmed at Felixstowe in Suffolk. Read More

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Ukraine Emergency Appeal

The VDBKA welcomes the National Honey Show’s initiative in setting up a Just Giving page in recognition of the long association beekeepers here have with Ukrainian Beekeepers. Read More

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Swarm removal

At this time of year we get many calls and questions from people with bees in their houses, outbuildings and gardens. Read More

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2022 International Meeting of Young Beekeepers

BBKA withdraws from International Meeting of Young Beekeepers Read More

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Honey Labelling Petition

We need the government to overhaul and update the labelling of the honey sold in the UK Read More

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October 2021 – Asian hornet confirmed in the Ascot area of Berkshire

A beekeeper in the Ascot area of Berkshire filmed live insects near a hive, and photographed a dead Vespa velutina. Read More

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Varroa a reportable pest

To find out how you can report varroa please read here Read More

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Interested in Beekeeping?

Then why not sign-up for one of our open sessions; a fantastic introduction into the world of beekeeping. Read More

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BBKA News Survey

The BBKA need your opinion about your BBKA News magazine. Do you enjoy picking up a printed copy as it drops through your door and relaxing in a chair to read it? Read More

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The Hive Count 2020

If you have registered your bees with BeeBase then you should have received the following; if not, the please read on for the annual hive count. Read More

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