Whitby and District Beekeepers Association


It is very easy to join Whitby Beekeepers Association - just turn up to one of our meetings and introduce yourself!

We are an active and friendly group operating without any politics purely for the interest in bees and all things beekeeping, just come along and we will make you welcome.

Benefits of being a member are many, a few are:-

  • Apiary Educational Visits - looking at what tasks for the month ahead
  • Indoor Meetings / Lectures - keep up to date with latest news and tips
  • Association Library of DVD / Books / CDs - they are free to loan
  • Loan of Honey Extractor / Heather Honey Press / Wax Extractor - all free to loan
  • British BKA Membership and BBKA News - monthly direct to your door
  • Yorkshire BKA Membership and e-Newsletter every month
  • Liability Insurance up to £5m cover
  • Expert Advice and Guidance
  • Ongoing Information and Knowledge
  • Equipment at Discounted Prices

The modest cost is < 5 jars of honey - its great value!


Click here to download our current library list.

Members Only Area

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