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Cooking with Honey

North Pennines AONB ~ Oral History of Beekeeping

The members of Carlisle Beekeepers Association have between them  many years experience in all aspects of beekeeping, honey and wax production, cooking with honey and a variety of craft skills.

The articles below represent individual opinions and ideas ~ if you have any article you would like to add please let us know.

Flowering Currant ~ Walter McPhee


The branch maintain a small library of books and  DVDs which are available to members to borrow.

To see the current library stock

click here


The Branch maintain a small stock of equipment which can be borrowed by members. To see the equipment list: click here

Cumbria Beekeepers also have  equipment which may be borrowed by branch members. To see the Cumbrian equipment list:  click here

Swarm Control


Pests and Diseases

Beekeeping Record Cards

Asian Hornet Information


Fantastic range of booklets free to read from the Welsh Beekeeping Association, cover swarm control, making increases, comb change and much more ~ click here


Knitting & Crafts and Cooking with Honey

Basics of Beekeeping/ and  The Beekeeping Year


Comb Management