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Carlisle Beekeepers Association has a series of winter meetings at Cumbria Wildlife Trust, Gosling Sike Farm, Houghton, CA3 0LD Regular apiary days are held at  Laurie Brewis Trust,  Heathlands Farm, Harker Road Ends, Carlisle, CA6 4HN.   

The association also attends a variety agricultural and flower shows.

Apiary Days ~ 2020

The Association meets at the apiary every two weeks. Meetings start at 2pm.

At Saturday meetings  a branch member will give a short talk on apiary management.

24th   January

Annual Dinner at Skitby House

24th  February

Working With and Making Use of Wax ~

Collecting, encaustic art and balms etc

30th March

Preparing for the Honey Season

Foundation, replacing comb, mid-season, collecting and preparing for showing.

27th April

Microscopy ~ What to look for and how ~ demonstration

28th  September


26th October

Members’ Honey Show

30th November

Annual General Meeting


No Meeting

Winter Meetings ~ 2020

Held at Gosling Sike Farm, Houghton


Starting at 7.30 pm



2nd May

17th May

30th May

14th June

27th June

12th July

25th July

     9th August

     22nd August

       6th September

            19th  September

       Clean up day!

Saturday 8th August 2020

Exhibiting at the Dalston Show