Programme of Chichester Beekeepers' Meetings and other events to be held in 2022 All Chichester meetings have now moved to the 3rd Wednesday in the month at 7:30pm to be held at Boxgrove Village Hall or on Zoom but also streamed to te village Hall.

Meeting Venue:

Boxgrove Village Hall
The Street
Boxgrove, Chichester
PO18 0EE

For Zoom meetings, link will be circulated
to members before date.

20th April

Frames - storage and re-use and other practical tips

Daisy Day

23rd April

WSBKA Auction - Brinsbury College, Pulborough

18th May

"Growing your own queen" - Dan Basterfield

Meeting on Zoom but also streamed Boxgrove Village Hall.

15th June

Ask the Expert & Social meeting

20th July

Bee Health - Tom Moore & Gordon Allan

Boxgrove Village Hall


No meeting

21st Sept

Bee Venom - Dr Josh Gladman of Southampton University

Meeting on Zoom but also streamed Boxgrove Village Hall

19th Oct

Dave & Celia Rudland from Easy Surrey Bees

Boxgrove Village Hall

16th Nov

"The Apiarist" - David Evans

Meeting on Zoom but also streamed Boxgrove Village Hall

7th Dec

Christmas Social and Honey Tasting

Bring a jar of your best honey for tasting and everyone joins in the judging before the certificate is presented to the beekeeper with the year's best tasting honey

West Sussex Beekeepers Association
Annual Convention

A one day Beekeeping Convention is held annually at the beginning of the year.
It is intended to suit all abilities, and as well as the main lectures there is a choice of seminars to attend.

The 2022 Convention was to be held on Saturday 26th February 2022
at Lodge Hill Centre, Watersfield, Pulborough but unfortunately cancelled due to the Covid-19 restrictions.

For full details, as an example, from the 2020 Convention  click here

WSBKA Bee Market and Auction

After two years missing the auction because of Covid, it is back - on Saturday 23rd April 2022  at Brinsbury Campus, Northheath, Near Pulborough, West Sx,  RH20 1DL.  See or contact Graham Elliott on 01403 752493 or email: [email protected]