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3 months on – success at last

It is some time since my last post on my beekeeping efforts and much has happened since then.  However, firstly may I thank all the customers who have been kind enough to take an interest in my bees and their welfare. In my last post I reported that I had lost my queen.  Unfortunately, my […]

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We regret to announce …

Unfortunately, the past 3 weeks of beekeeping have not been trouble free and I have lost Laura, my queen.  The fault is all mine and stems from my decision to purchase a Langstroth hive rather than the more common hive for amateur beekeepers, the Modified National Hive. Without being too technical, after a week I […]

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The bees are here.

Have you heard the buzz?  We now have our own hive of bees.  With the kind assistance of Laura, one of my instructors from Preston Beekeepers, our first colony of bees arrived this morning.  They are now settling into their new home.  Unfortunately, after all the splendid weather we have had for the past few […]

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