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Downton Honey

downton honey

Over the last couple of years I have reduced the number of beehives I keep and generally only have enough honey for my own family's use, and to give away to friends and family. On a good year you may find some of my excess honey for sale at The Borough Cafe in Downton.

Downton Bees - Links

Salisbury and District Beekeepers Association

A group of over 100 hobbyist beekeepers in the Salisbury area who meet regularly to discuss beekeeping matters and offer advice and support to fellow beekeepers.

Wiltshire Beekeepers Association

Information covering beekeeping in Wiltshire. News on County activities and local branches and information about bees and getting started in beekeeping.

British Beekeepers Association

The BBKA works to promote bees and beekeeping and to provide a range of member services to beekeepers in the UK.

Bee Base

Bee Base is the National Bee Unit website. It is designed for beekeepers and supports Defra, WAG and Scotland's Bee Health Programmes and the Healthy Bees Plan, which set out to protect and sustain our valuable national bee stocks.