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IMPORTED BEES: the BBKA policy is to discourage the importation of bees and colonies from outside the UK. Prospective purchasers should satisfy themselves as to the origin of bees offered for sale. Bee Craft accept advertisements in good faith and cannot take responsibility for the heath of any queens, bees, or brood obtained in response to advertisements.

For Sale

BEES FOR SALE Full Size Nationals or NUCs. Yorkshire. 07812 671792.

BEES FOR SALE Colonies of bees for sale in National hives containing brood chamber and two supers, roof, varroa floor, crownboard and queen excluder. Buyer collects colonies located in Woking, Surrey £230 each - 07876 503846.

FOR SALE Kentish Honey for Sale. 30lb buckets. Tel 01795 590318 Email:


BEES FOR SALE I have several nucs on 4,5 and 6 frames headed by my own Sussex bred young queens, selected from my gentle, productive colonies. Supplied in Maisemore 6 frame mini poly hives, or in travel boxes. Help and advice given to beginners. Please call 01444 482867 after 6pm.

07968 708730

INSTRUMENTAL INSEMINATION of queen bees. Training and equipment. Queen bees for sale inseminated and naturally mated. Michael Collier, Cornbrook Bee Farm, Nash, Ludlow, Shropshire. SY8 3AU. Tel: 07904 938838

BUMBLE BEE POSTER – 22 BUMBLES £8.76 IN TUBE (22¾” X 15½”). From BBB, Ash View, Much Birch HR2 8HP. Tel: 01981 540907.

List 180 now available.

C. Arden (Bookseller) Thinking of selling your beekeeping books? We're always interested in buying large or small collections. We'll keep it simple and help you along the way. Tel: 01497 820 471 (Hay-on-Wye, Powys). Website:


CANCELLED - 18 APRIL - REIGATE BEEKEEPERS' AUCTION OF BEES & BEEKEEPING EQUIPMENT at Mickleham, Surrey RH5 6EE. View from 11am, Auction commences at noon. For T&C's, Registration and full information, visit

CANCELLED - 26 APRIL - BEVERLEY BEEKEEPERS’ ASSOCIATION ANNUAL AUCTION Beverley Beekeepers annual auction of Honey bees and beekeeping equipment. Woodmansey Village Hall, Long Lane, Beverley HU17 0RN on Sunday 26th April 11am. NO BUYERS PREMIUM. For full details see

CANCELLED - 25 April - SHROPSHIRE BEEKEEPERS’ ASSOCIATION AUCTION of bees and beekeeping equipment at Leebotwood village hall SY6 6NB. Also for sale will be items from SBKA shop-frames, foundation, fondant, syrup. See auction starts at 2pm, items for sale accepted from 9am on the day of sale. Further information from Rob Jarvie 07792 423658

CANCELLED - 16 MAY GLOUCESTERSHIRE BEEKEEPERS’ ASSOCIATION LIVE BEES & EQUIPMENT AUCTION at RAU Cirencester GL7 6JS. Equipment auctioned 1200 noon. Live bees, 1500hrs. Contact: 01594825063.

CANCELLED - 16 MAY – MEON VALLEY BKA 41st ANNUAL AUCTION of beekeeping equipment and bees, commencing at 1pm at Greatham Village Hall, Hampshire GU33 6AD. Items for inclusion in the auction are being accepted from now till 8th May. Please note the number of lots is being restricted to 250 so if you want to sell do not delay. For further information please contact David Thompson 07786 510594/01489 892642 or e-mail