Beginners course documents for 2021

Membership forms and other documents can be downloaded from this page.

Membership forms for 2021

Membership forms can be downloaded from Membership Form – 2021.

Beginners Beekeeping Course for 2021

Sleaford District – Are delivering the British Beekeeping Association’s –
An Introduction to Beekeeping Course

Saturday 6th & 13th March – 09:00 – 16:00 hours
Saturday 10th & 17th April – 09:00 – 16:00 hours
Registration for 08:45 and a prompt 09:00 start, finish times may vary slightly between 16:00 & 16:30 hours
Club Apiary Visits dates handling live bees will be arranged during the course

The course will include theory and will cover the BBKA (British Beekeepers Association) Course.
The course covers:- An Introduction to Beekeeping – The Honey Bee Colony – The Hive – History of Beekeeping – Beekeeping Year – Bees, Plants & Hive Products – Queens & Swarming – Pests & Diseases
Also including :- An Apiary Visit handling live bees in the clubs own Apiary.

Course cost £70 per person
£20 deposit required to reserve place
Limited spaces are available – To book your place please contact
Keith Baker 07914 527106 or email

All open meetings are Cancelled. 

Members will not be surprised that our regular monthly meetings will not run until further notice.  To keep members informed there will be a short monthly newsletter produced and emailed to members.

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Sleaford Beekeepers’ Association (SBKA).  We are a district within the Lincolnshire Beekeepers’ Association, which is the county association “covered by the umbrella” of the British Beekeepers’ Association.
The Sleaford Beekeepers Association is an association that provides support especially for new and intermediate level beekeepers and has a mix of social friendship that allows beekeepers of all levels of experience, to interact, share information and provide support to each other.
Members currently come from a rough circle 25km (15miles) radius of Sleaford, but anyone can join.
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