Stoke Sentinel: Personally Speaking (Deborah McAndrew): 'Why bees are a symbol of renewal in our green spaces'

"MID May is a very busy time for bees and beekeepers. I'm now in my seventh summer as a beekeeper and, in addition to my own hives, I help look after an apiary in Stoke for the North Staffordshire Beekeepers Association. My interest dates back around 20 years to the end of our first summer living in an Edwardian terraced house in South East London. ..."

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The Association's apiary in North Shropshire


The Association maintains an apiary at an organic farm in North Shropshire. We hold regular meetings at the apiary during the summer, where members old and new can gain experience in handling bees.

Our Vision

visionWe encourage and develop
the art and science of bee keeping

visionWe strive to educate
Through group meetings, practical out apiary events and educational support 


The North Shropshire Beekeepers' Association - to encourage and develop the art and science of bee keeping