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Programme 2014/15


Indoor meetings are normally held on the second Wednesday of each month from January to April and again from September to December, beginning at 7.30 p.m. Meetings will be at the Belvidere School in Crowmere Road, Shrewsbury unless otherwise noted. The postcode is SY2 5LA and a map is available here. Visitors are welcome at most meetings - please contact a member of the Committee for further information.

Indoor Meetings
Date Speaker Topic Venue
September 10th 2014 Jo Schup Bee diseases and Treatments Belvidere School
October 8th 2014 AGM Belvidere School
November 12th 2014 Peter Sutcliffe Keeping Bees on Double Broodboxes Belvidere School
December 17th 2014 Brian Goodwin Christmas Mini-Show Belvidere School
January 14th 2015 John Charlton Changes in Beekeeping Since 1940 Belvidere School
February 11th 2015 Steve Rose Queen Rearing & Local Bee Improvement Belvidere School
March 11th 2015 Panel Comb Management Belvidere School
April 8th 2015 TBA Spring Management Belvidere School

Outdoor Meetings
The weekly 'drop-in' sessions at the apiary are now over for the 2014 season, though there will be a 'one-off' demonstration of oxalic acid treatment for varroa in December. Check back here for further details.

(There is a separate series of meetings for anyone interested in learning about beekeeping. The 2014 course is now finished. Details for the 2015 course will be will be posted on the Beginners' page later in the year. )