We can teach you about beekeeping and get you started

We run weekly apiary sessions for our members which run every Thursday evening from April to October. If you would like to become a member or come along for a taster session please contact one of the people on the Contact Us page.
For more about getting started in beekeeping……………..go to our Starting Beekeeping page

We will also be running a one day Introduction to Beekeeping course in June. Details are below.

To find out the benefits of joining our Assocation…………go to the Joining Us page
To download a Membership Form click here ……………..  DFB Membership form 2016-2017 with Gift Aid declaration

We hope this site will be useful to anyone in the Forest of Dean and Wye Valley who is interested in bees and beekeeping.
From September to March we hold monthly indoor meetings. You can see details on our Calendar page.
From April to the end of September we hold weekly practical sessions from 6 pm to 8 pm every Thursday at our Lydney apiary.
If you are interested in starting beekeeping and would like to know more about the Association please get in touch with one of the people on our Contacts page. They will be pleased to give you more information.