It’s time to renew your membership for 2022! Fees due by 31 December 2021. Please read the subscription renewal letter Here The form to download is Here. Please note there are changes to some of the fees. These are detailed in the subscription letter. We will appreciate your efforts to renew early and help reduce […]
A booklet about practical swarm control courtesy of The Welsh Beekeepers Association and Wally Shaw. Download the PDF here Advice for swarm collectors
Download the advice sheet here
Asian hornet – Vespa velutina Vespa velutina, is an evil predator, of the Honey Bee and could reach Cumbria sometime in the very near future. Our changing climate could help it survive the cooler temperatures in the Northwest of England. We need to be aware, on the lookout for it and report it’s location immediately! […]
Three poems about beekeeping are displayed by kind permission of Doreen Edmondson’s daughter. To download poems in pdf format please click here.
Thank you from Penrith Lions Club. What a great Day! Further individual comments included: ‘Fantastic’; Very Interesting; Brill; Great Day out! Very informative.’ All who attended learnt more about Bees in one session at Greystoke than in all previous years. A big thank you from Penrith Lions to Dominic and Margaret. Also to Maire for providing refreshments […]
PDBKA Equipment for Loan Dear Member, By spending the Grants that were issued to us last year, PBKA has been able to purchase additional equipment for members to borrow. These now include the following: A Swienty Steam Wax Melter and generator: this can be used to clean up all wax from frames. A 9 frame […]
PENRITH Beekeepers Association has been given a helping hand from a leading housebuilder in the form of a £1,000 grant from the Persimmon Homes Lancashire Community Champions scheme. The national match- funding program seeks to support groups and charities working to improve the quality of life or environment for local people. Penrith Beekeepers Association promotes […]