Meetings

Members of the public are advised to check that the venues, dates and times have not changed before attending a Branch meeting.

Branch meetings (View these in Google Calendar also at the bottom of this page)

2018

Monday 15th January at 7:30pm  - Church House, Church Street, Ormskirk L39 3RD
Branch Meeting with Geoff Critchley - 30 Years of Beekeeping Mistakes

Monday 12th February at 7:30pm  - Church House, Church Street, Ormskirk L39 3RD
Branch Meeting with Maureen Little - Keep your Garden Buzzing

Saturday 10th March at 9:00am - Archbishop Temple School, St Vincent's Road, Fulwood, Preston, Lancashire PR2 8RA

Monday 12th March at 7:30pm  - Church House, Church Street, Ormskirk L39 3RD
Branch Meeting with Janet Murray - Spring Management for Productive and Healthy Bees

Saturday 28th April at 12:00am - Out Apiary, Fir Tree Farm, Pimbo Lane, King's Moss, St Helens WA11 8RG
Branch Meeting - Healthy Bees Day

Saturday 19th May at 2pm - Out Apiary, Fir Tree Farm, Pimbo Lane, King's Moss, St Helens WA11 8RG
Branch Meeting - Swarm control and collection

Saturday & Sunday 9th and 10th June - Out Apiary, Fir Tree Farm, Pimbo Lane, King's Moss, St Helens WA11 8RG
Queen Rearing with Roger Patterson

Saturday 16th June at 2pm - Out Apiary, Fir Tree Farm, Pimbo Lane, King's Moss, St Helens WA11 8RG
Branch Meeting - Making Increase and Showing plus Honey Judging

Sunday 22nd July at 2pm - Out Apiary, Fir Tree Farm, Pimbo Lane, King's Moss, St Helens WA11 8RG
Branch Meeting - Honey Extracting

Sunday 12th August at 2pm - Out Apiary, Fir Tree Farm, Pimbo Lane, King's Moss, St Helens WA11 8RG
Branch Meeting - Winter Preparation and evaluating your hives for the year

Previous meetings

2017 

Monday 20th March at 7:30pm  - Church House, Church Street, Ormskirk L39 3RD
Branch Meeting with Margaret Murdin talking about Communication in the Hive followed by Cake Baking tasting competition
 
Sunday 23rd April at 9:30am  - Out Apiary, Fir Tree Farm, Pimbo Lane, King's Moss, St Helens WA11 8RG
Healthy Bees Day
 
Saturday 20th May at 2:00pm  - Out Apiary, Fir Tree Farm, Pimbo Lane, King's Moss, St Helens WA11 8RG
Swarm Control

Saturday 17th June at 2:00pm  - Out Apiary, Fir Tree Farm, Pimbo Lane, King's Moss, St Helens WA11 8RG
Making Increase

Sunday 30th July at 2:00pm  - Out Apiary, Fir Tree Farm, Pimbo Lane, King's Moss, St Helens WA11 8RG
Practical Beekeeping

Sunday 27th August at 2:00pm  - Out Apiary, Fir Tree Farm, Pimbo Lane, King's Moss, St Helens WA11 8RG
Honey Extraction and Preparing for Winter

Saturday 16th September Branch Honey Show

Monday 16th October at 7:30pm  - Church House, Church Street, Ormskirk L39 3RD
Branch Meeting with Ian Molyneux talking about Beekeeping Remotely in Ireland

Monday 13th November at 7:30pm  - Church House, Church Street, Ormskirk L39 3RD
Branch AGM