Wednesday 13th June—Farmers’ Market
Conwy Quay, 9am to 2pm.
Saturday 16th June–Beekeeping Taster Day
Rowen and Tal y Cafn. A few spaces still available. See here for details
Saturday 7th July—Apiary meeting
Tal y Cafn at 2.30pm. Open to all members, not just new beekeepers. New hives, six colonies, small groups with three or four instructors, a hands-on experience for all.
Basic Beekeeping for Beginners winter evening course
Henfaes. Season seven starts in September, now booking. Highly recommended. See www.beeswales.co.uk.
Out-Apiary site available
We’ve been offered space for beehives in a field between Betws y Coed and Capel Garmon, 650 ft. ASL, drive-in access to field, good shelter, gentle slope, no public rights of way, just a few sheep in the field. Please contact the secretary if you are interested in using this site.
I recorded 42mm of rain near Rowen on Friday, and member Jenny Buels recorded 84mm at Nant Gwynant, the highest one-day rainfall there in eleven years. Can you beat these figures?