Wokingham and District Beekeepers Association


Aims and Objectives
The Association exists to promote good beekeeping. One of our aims is to encourage new people into this fascinating craft and assist them by:

  • Providing contact with experienced beekeepers who can help newcomers
  • Running introductory courses at Association apiaries
  • Supporting and mentoring new members through their first year
  • Advising on the purchase of equipment and supplies
  • Providing a local association as a focal point for members
  • Educating members by holding weekly apiary meetings in the summer and monthly talks by experts in the winter.
    • W&DBKA Association Honey Show -
      A big thank you to all those who contributed to our honey Show, I think you'll agree it was a resounding success.

      Detailed below are the winners in the various catagories in show:

      Best Photo in Show,
      1st Nigel Perkins, 2nd Chris Bingham, 3rd Maurice Hempson
      Best Mead in Show
      1st Lorna Rivett, 2nd Nigel Perkins, 3rd Garth Matthews
      Best Bake in Show
      1st Robin Roberts, 2nd Nigel Perkins, 3rd Nick Teall
      Best Runny Honey in Show
      1st Robin Roberts, 2nd Mike Sargeant, 3rd Karen Roberts
      Best Set Honey in Show
      1st Derek Porter, 2nd Lorna Rivett, 3rd Robin Roberts
      Best Wax in Show
      1st Robin Roberts, 2nd Mary Gillan, 3rd Nigel Perkins
      Best Comb for Extraction in Show
      1st Garth Matthews, 2nd Derek Porter, 3rd Robin Roberts

Local Honey for sale

Go to - For Sale/Wanted

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