Swarms – what do I do and who should I call?
Click HERE for a guide
Welcome to Weybridge Beekeepers
The Weybridge Division of the Surrey Beekeepers’ Association covers the area south of the Thames from Egham to Molesey, and down to the outskirts of Woking and Cobham, with Weybridge itself lying near the centre. It provides support and information on beekeeping throughout the area. We welcome new members both experienced and novices and also run training courses. Membership benefits include insurance and a range of regular activities. Read More
Tweets below from the BBKA
Swarm of Bees
First thing is to check they are honey bees using our handy guide.
If you know they are honey bees click here to find a local swarm collector on the BBKA website, just put your postcode in.
Asian (Yellow Legged) Hornets
Asian (Yellow Legged) Hornets are a huge threat not just to the UK honey bees but all UK pollinating insects. If you think you have seen one please download our leaflet and call someone.
Click the button below to see the latest sightings in the UK on the BBKA interactive map and here to watch a great video made by the BBC Asian Hornet Video
Beekeeping Training Course
Weybridge Beekeepers runs a great beginners’ training course. Theory Jan to April over 10 evenings and practical April to June. Click below for more information.
WBK is a thriving Beekeeping Division with over 130 members who receive great benefits including:
- Public Liability insurance
- BeeCraft digital magazine
- BBKA Magazine
- Bee Disease Insurance
- Winter and Summer meetings
- Divisional apiary for members’ hives
- Local Buzz Groups to support you
- Access to local swarms collected by members
- Hire of beekeeping equipment
If you would like to join please email firstname.lastname@example.org
We have a thriving calendar of events both in the summer and winter. If you would like to find out about our next event please click here.