Monthly Archives: July 2012

Skep Making

Hallo bee people, Saturday 18th August—Skep making workshop Capel Curig Community Centre A full-day event led by Martin Buckle and funded by Countryside Council for Wales, as part of Snowdonia Society Ty Hyll honeybee initiative. Take home your own skep. … Continue reading

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Welsh Honeybee Centre

The Welsh Honeybee Centre at Ty Hyll (The Ugly House) near Capel Curig was opened today by Iolo Williams. See details http://www.snowdonia-society.org.uk/news.php?n_id=296     The Centre consists of… Pot Mel tearoom downstairs.  Highly recommended. Exhibition on Bees and beekeeping upstairs. One … Continue reading

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National Beekeeping Centre for Wales

Hallo beekeepers, A great day at the opening of Bodnant Welsh Food and the National Beekeeping Centre Wales Visitor Centre at Furnace Farm near Tal y Cafn. You really must visit Furnace Farm. It’s a superb conversion of near-derelict 18th … Continue reading

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July 2012 Update

Saturday 7th July—Apiary meeting Tal y Cafn at 2.30pmPreparing for the main honey flow, and mid/late summer inspections. Saturday 8th July—Moelyci open day Moelyci Farm, Tregarth, from midday. Tuesday 10th July—National Beekeeping Centre Wales opens Furnace Farm, Bodnant Bodnant Welsh … Continue reading

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