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Somerset Bee Health Day

Taunton Division will be hosting a Bee Health Day with support from Simon Jones (Regional Bee Inspector on behalf of APHA) and his Team of Seasonal Bee Inspectors.

Venue:   West Buckland Village Hall , Silver Street, West Buckland, TA21 9NA (adjacent to the playing field)

               Apiary inspection will be at Heatherton Park, TA4 1EU

Date:   Saturday 17th June, 2017

Timings:  9.00am to 4.30pm

Refreshments: Tea, coffee and soft drinks will be available throughout the day.  Please bring a packed lunch.

Parking:  Free

The day will cover presentations and workshops delivered by Simon and his Team and will include:-   

Apiary inspection at Heatherton Park

Talk on general diseases

Comb Workshop (inspection of diseased combs)

Two further workshops to be confirmed

Total number will be restricted to 60 members to maximise the benefits of the day and will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.


Unfortunately, we will not be able to admit any members just turning up on the day, so to avoid disappointment, reserve your place now!

Cost £5.00 per person

Contact Mike Dillon  


T: 01823 669619

M: 07585 537030

Cheques payable to “Taunton Beekeepers” and sent to Mike Dillon at: 1 Walkers Gate, Wellington. TA21 8DJ  

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