Kent Beekeepers Association Orpington Branch



Apiary Meetings

Every Saturday from spring till autumn. Click here for details.

Winter 2018 Lectures

Wed 28th February 7.00 for 7.30pm CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER - To be rescheduled.
The Senses of the Honeybee’, talk by John Hendrie. Followed by cheese & wine to celebrate our Branch Centenary anniversary. Venue Atomwide Offices. Unit 2-3, Ravensquay Business Centre, Cray Avenue, Orpington, Kent, BR5 4BQ.

Wednesday 21st March 7.30 for 8pm start – Talk by Jim Vivian-Griffiths – Swarming: problem or opportunity?

Unfortunately the location of this talk has had to be changed and will now take place at Crofton Baptist Church, 100 Crofton Lane, Orpington. BR5 1HD

There is a small car park alongside the church, however, you can park in Crofton Lane outside the church or just around the corner in Place Farm Avenue or opposite in Broadcroft Road.

Please note that there are a lot of other activities taking place on Wednesday evening, including one in the coffee lounge so please enter quietly.  Our meeting will be in the sports hall at the back of the premises, and we will offer tea and coffee from 7.30pm with a view to starting the talk at 8pm. 

Entry to the premises is via the car park on the right hand side of the church and through doors in the glass structure at the back of the car park.  

Jim will also be giving a talk to Bromley Beekeepers the previous evening: Tues 20th March on the subject of Spring Management.  If you want to hear Jim two evenings in a row, then that talk takes place at Kent House Leisure Gardens and will start at 7.30pm.