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Ashford Asian Hornet Confirmed

A sighting of the Asian Hornet in Ashford was confirmed on 9th September 2019, and beekeepers, and members of the public, are urged to keep a look-out, especially round late sources of nectar such...

Membership Renewals

The KBKA’s membership year runs from 1st October to 30th September, so membership renewals will soon be due. As ever, it would be very much appreciated if members could renew promptly. Membership Forms differ...

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Peter Springall

It is with great sadness that I have to report Peter Springall (Bromley Branch) has died after suffering a stroke. Peter was the Apiary Manager for many years. Peter will be sadly missed by...

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Theft of Bee Colonies

Last week one of our members had 12 strong colonies in Langstroth hives stolen from 2 different apiaries in the Crockenhill / Well Hill area. The incident was made even uglier by the fact...