HBKA Honey Show


Monday was wet but the Sunday saw visitors. Thanks to everyone who helped in the marquee or entered any classes and especial thanks to Sarah and Tilman for taking on the organisation.

Class winners: see the full news item.

National Honey Show

NHS jarsThe NHS lecture schedule has been released, the leaflet is available as a pdf and workshop details are on the website (booking from 1 September). Our own Bill Fitzmaurice is leading candle making workshops on the Saturday. In competition there are new categories for set honey and sweet and dry mead.

Honey, it's SHOW TIME!

annual show logoOnly a week to the HBKA Annual Honey Show. Part of the Harrow in LEAF show on the August Bank Holiday weekend at Headstone Manor, the honey show has been a long established fixture for HBKA.


Several thefts have been repotred around the northern part of the M25. Not complete hives this time, just supers of honey or even frames removed from hives. Obviously someone who knows something about bees as in what to take and when. Be aware of strangers on exposed sites.

Summer Forager Published!

The new Summer edition of the Forager has been released. Thanks to Anna Surgenor, our new Editor for her sterling efforts in publishing, finely balanced with producing a spring addition to her family!