Why soggy summers are bad news for bees - The Guardian

"Southern England has had a dull and wet summer this year, with some areas experiencing 50% more rainfall than average, much of which fell in intense downpours, causing dramatic flash-flooding. Not only did it put a dampener on summer holidays and keep emergency services busy, but it also made life exceptionally hard for bees. ...."

Read more here: The Guardian

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