• Beginners

    Beginners

    The essential first step for beginners is to join your local association. There you will find help and advice to get you set up.

  • swarms

    Swarms

    Swarms are, for some beekeepers, the highlight of the beekeeping year.

Are You Interested in Keeping Bees?

Join our Introduction to Beekeeping Session…

aimed at those who have never kept bees, but are interested, come along and join our taster session. Meet a beekeeper who will explain the kit you will need, show you what an empty hive consists of and even let you handle some bees. Don’t have a bee suit? No problem, we will lend you one, just bring a thick pair of gardening gloves. Places are limited so early booking is essential, and it’s free.

The session will start at 14.30 on Saturday, 5thMay, in Oswestry. The exact location will be advised on successful application. Use the ‘Contact Us’ page to book your place.

5th May Now Fully Booked – No More Places Available.

Please feel free to get in touch and should there be sufficient interest we will repeat the event soon.

 

OBKA

Oswestry Beekeepers’ Association meet throughout the year to bring together Oswestry’s Beekeepers and bee enthusiasts. During the summer months we meet at a different location each time with a different expert guest speaker. During the winter we invite a guest speaker to join us for a talk on a whole range of subjects relating to bees and honey. See our Events page for more information.

News

News

To keep up to date with the latest news on Oswestry Beekeepers’ Association, see the news page.

Beginners

Beginners

New to beekeeping? Find out everything you need to know with our beginners’ guide to beekeeping.

About us

About us

Oswestry Beekeepers’ Association is a small and informal group of beekeepers based in and around Oswestry.