The Warwick and Leamington Beekeepers (WLBK)

Warwick and Leamington Beekeepers are a branch of Warwickshire Beekeepers' Association (WBKA), which itself is affiliated to the British Beekeepers' Association (BBKA).

We are an active branch offering a wide range of activities in which you may participate to the extent that suits you. For more about us and our services, please go to who we are and what we do.

We have a membership of over 241 Full, Partner and Junior Members (July 2018) see our WLBK Membership Graph.

To become a Member of our Branch

Please use the New Members Application Form

Not a WLBK Member...

If you would like to attend a Warwick and Leamington Beekeepers event or course but you are not a WLBK member, please contact our Branch Secretary

By joining Warwick & Leamington Beekeepers

you are helping to support its aims which are to:

  • Advance the education of the public in the importance of bees in the environment
  • Encourage a good standard of beekeeping in the area through training and communication
  • Improve the quality & health of bees kept by members
  • Facilitate friendship, networking and mutual support amongst beekeepers in the locality.

Local honey

To purchase local honey please complete an enquiry form with your requirements.

We have beekeepers and members in Alcester, Ansley Village, Avon Dassett, Balsall Common, Banbury, Beausale, Berkswell, Binley, Birdingbury, Bishops Itchington, Bishops Tachbrook, Bourton-on-Dunsmore, Bubbenhall, Bulkington, Burton Green, Cannon Park, Cawston, Chesterton, Claverdon, Combrook, Coundon Coventry, Cubbington, Deppers Bridge, Earl Shilton, Eathorpe, Ettington, Fenny Compton, Flecknoe, Gallows Hill, Gaydon, Guy's Cliffe, Hampton Lucy, Harbury, Haseley, Hatton, Heathcote, Hellidon, Honiley, Kenilworth, Kineton, Knightcote, Ladbroke, Langley, Lapworth, Leamington Spa, Leek Wootton, Lighthorne, Marton, Meriden, Milverton, Moreton Pinkney, Napton,  Newbold Pacey,  Southam, Warwick, Old Milverton, Princethorpe, Radford Semele, Redditch, Rugby, Shotteswell, Southam, Staverton, Stockton, Stratford on Avon, Tomlow, Upper Brailes, Wappenbury, Warwick, Wellesbourne, Weston under Wetherley, Westwood Heath, Whitnash, Willey, Withybrook, Wythall

Latest Announcements

Introduction to Beekeeping 2020

At the training apiary

Still only £70

A six session course in the theory and practice of beekeeping
Mon evenings March 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30
Sat morning April 4
At Kings Hill Nursery,  CV3 6PS

Application Form
Limited Places Available

Honeybee Health Certificate 2020

WLBK Expert Instructor

Only £35 Including Assessment!

First Meeting 19th February 2020
National Beekeeping Centre,
Stoneleigh Park,
Kenilworth,
CV8 2LG

Practical Sessions at
At the Training Apiary,
Kings Hill Nursery,
CV3 6PS

Further details & Application Form

The Basic Assessment 2020

Beekeeping Mentors inspecting a frame of honeybeesbees

Only £30 Including Assessment!

March 11, 18 and 25
7.00 - 9.00 pm

National Beekeeping Centre,
Stoneleigh Park,
Kenilworth,
CV8 2LG

Practical Sessions at
At the Training Apiary,
Kings Hill Nursery,
CV3 6PS

Further details & Application Form

Asian Hornet

Build a Hornet Trap

Asian Hornet - Vespa Velutina
Monitor at your apiary

Build this trap now!
Hornet Trap Details and Instructions