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AGM 2020

The AGM 2020 was due to be held at the April meeting but was postponed due to the Covid 19 situation. This will now take place as a virtual meeting using Zoom on Monday 6th July at 7.30. The details … Continue reading

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March 2020 Meeting

Our speaker will be Thomas Williamson the Senior Bee Inspector with DAERA. Tom will be talking on bee heath and diseases. This will be a timely talk and a good refresher as we move towards the season.

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Feruary 2020 meeting

The February meeting will be held on Monday 17 February at 7.45pm. Our guest speaker will be Gavin Ramsey who will be talking about “Queens and Queen rearing”. For those of you who don’t know, Gavin is a semi commercial … Continue reading

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October Meeting

Our next meeting will be held on Monday 14 October at 8.00pm in Glenburn Hall, Belfast (this is our venue going forward). Directions to the hall on the following link¬†https://belfastbees.wordpress.com/general-information/map-and-directions/ Our speaker will be Paul Moore, who will be talking … Continue reading

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March Meeting

Our next meeting is on 11th March, the speaker will be James McCreight who will be talking about Queen Rearing

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February 2019 meeting

At the February meeting our Chairman, Jonathan Getty, will speak on the work the beekeeper needs to do in spring to ensure a good season. This will cover preparing the bees and the beekeeper for a productive year. Spring Management … Continue reading

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December Meeting

The next meeting will be our Christmas Quiz on Monday 10th December at 7.30pm. Please feel free to bring along friends/guests. A light supper will be provided but we welcome any contributions to the supper that you may bring.

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Membership Fees

The annual membership fee is now due. This will cover the beekeeper for insurance for the year starting January 2019. It is very important that members pay this on time or they may not be covered by insurance. Late payment … Continue reading

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November Meeting

The next meeting of Belfast Beekeepers is on Monday 12th¬†November 7.30pm at the usual venue in Holywood, the CFC Hall. The speaker for this meeting is Dr Archie Murchie who will be discussing the situation of bees and beekeeping in … Continue reading

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2019 Courses now open for enrolment.

Our introductory beekeeping course are now open for enrolment. There will hopefully be 2 courses running concurrently on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from the 3rd week in February to sometime in May, weather dependent. More information will follow but the guidelines … Continue reading

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