The National Diploma in Beekeeping (NDB) are running a 2 day Microscopy course in Cirencester on the weekend of 11 & 12 December. It will be delivered by Marin Anastasov and Lynfa Davies, both NDBs. Details may be found in the Eventbrite link below. WBKA encourages any of its members interested in this topic to consider enrolling for the course, and will support those who do enrol by reimbursing 25% of their course fee after they complete it.
Show me the Honey!
An excellent CBBC series on bees and beekeeping for youngsters, which beginners and more experienced beekeepers alike may also find interesting!
Series 1: Episode 1: http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m00103lw via @bbciplayer
For beekeepers and non-beekeepers alike, have a read of this Gardening for Pollinators booklet
Produced by the Royal Horticultural Society and The Wildlife Trusts, it provides a very useful guide on how to help pollinators flourish in your garden!
Please note that there will be no Beginners’ meeting this Sunday 3rd October.
We expect this to be another popular event so suggest that those wishing to join register early to secure a place.