The best place to start for a new beekeeper or for anyone interested in keeping bees is to get involved with your local Association/Apiary running courses.


With years of experience John Large runs our Local course at the Oxleas Wood Apiary Site in SE18Each year there are a number of honeybee related activities along with Apiary Days set aside and open to the public for ‘hands-on’ experience and, comprising evening sessions over 8 weeks, Oxleas Wood Apiary offers a comprehensive Introduction to Beekeeping course.Read on at for information, news, bookings and more…


Oxleas Apiary