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CLUB OFFICERS 2019
Bee Health Officer
Roe Valley Beekeepers Association has a Facebook page. Click on the blue link icon to have a look
BEEKEEPING SUPPLIES FOR CLUB MEMBERS
Mark Carton our treasurer now stocks a range of beekeeping equipment ins his Limavady shop.
so it's well worth calling in for a look
Mark Carton Flowers, 20 Newton Square, Limavady
CLUB MEMBERSHIP SUBSCRIPTIONS
Outstanding subscriptions can be paid to the Treasurer, Mark Carton, by calling at his new shop in Limavady; (Mark Carton Flowers, 20 Newton Square, Limavady). Mark also stocks a range of beekeeping equipment, so it's well worth calling in for a look
Please see attached updated Asian Hornet Leaflet giving guidance on identification and reporting options for beekeepers and the general public in Northern Ireland
(click on the image to download a PDF)
Next Club meeting
Annual Barbecue on Thursday 25th July at 7pm.
Food will be served from 7.30pm, prepared and cooked by a local chef.
Once again, we are most grateful to enjoy the beautiful setting at the home of Harry and Bridget Boyle. Please park at the apiary and clubhouse area, then walk further along the lane to the house. (Do not park at the private cottage parking spaces.)
The cost will be £5 and under 12s are free. There will be a raffle and charity auction which will include a nuc of bees!
This is the best social event of the year, so bring your friends and family. There is no need to book; just turn up and enjoy.
Feel free to contribute a salad or dessert.
For 2019, club meetings will contain an advice and help section. This is intended to provide advice on any beekeeping topic, no matter how simple, on subjects you choose.
You can contact Sam, RVBKA Club Chairman, prior to meetings at any time using the link below
Check out Sam Laverty’s excellent you Tube videos on beekeeping and queen rearing here
click on the picture to start
The stained glass image used as our logo is from a Canadian Stained glass company called Light Romance, onto which has been laid the RVBKA title. In March '08 their Director wrote: Hi Alan. We will be honoured if you use our stained glass honeybee on your website. Cheers, Larry @ Light Romance. Visit the Light Romance website ( click on their link below) to see the beautiful range of designs they have created. www.light-romance.on.ca