This program may change. please keep an eye on the website for updates.

If anyone would like to help out at any of the fairs that our Association has a stand at please contact Rita Perry. Your help is always much appreciated.

All monthly “inside” meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of the month at the Portchester Parish Hall starting at 7.30 p.m.

Tuesday 28th November 2017 at Portchester - AGM followed by refreshment


Friday 23rd February 2018 Portchester Community Centre
Winter Course begins
John Perry

Tuesday 27th February 2018 at Portchester
The Pros and Cons of swarming
John Haverson

Tuesday 27th March 2018 at Portchester
Bees Abroad
Brian Durke

Friday 6th April
PDBKA Centenary Dinner at
The Brookfiled Hotel, Emsworth
Three Course Dinner tea/coffee and a sparkling drink for the toast £30.00 per person, partners are welcome.

Tuesday 24th April 2018 at Portchester
Harlots Dung and Glory
Andrew Negus

Saturday 19th May 2018 at Portchester
PDBKA Centenary Celebration Fair
Tea and Cakes, honey for sale, candle making
Open to the public.

Tuesday 22nd May 2018 at Portchester
Problem Solving Evening. Any issues with your bees can be discussed with experienced members of the club.

Tuesday 26th June 2018 at Portchester
Problem Solving Evening

Tuesday 24th July 2018 at Portchester
Problem Solving Evening

"The majority of beekeepers do not give sufficient insulation and no beekeeper ever gave too much " Everertt Phillips Franklin

Worried about your hives? Talk to the Bee Health Advisor

September to April meetings will be held in the larger room, at the Porchester Parish Hall, on the fourth TUESDAY of each month.

Training Courses for new and potential beekeepers are run every year over the winter.  

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