Bee colony destroyed after discovery of infectious disease - STV (North East & Tayside)

"An infected bee colony has been destroyed after the first-known outbreak this year of a highly resistant disease in Scotland. A hive at an apiary in the Stanley area of Perthshire was found to be infected with American Foulbrood (AFB), an untreatable disease that affects colonies of honeybees...."

Read more here: STV (North East & Tayside)

The Association's apiary in North Shropshire


The Association maintains an apiary at an organic farm in North Shropshire. We hold regular meetings at the apiary during the summer, where members old and new can gain experience in handling bees.

Our Vision

visionWe encourage and develop
the art and science of bee keeping

visionWe strive to educate
Through group meetings, practical out apiary events and educational support 


The North Shropshire Beekeepers' Association - to encourage and develop the art and science of bee keeping