The Telegraph: The beekeeper keeping Britain's honey industry abuzz

"The beekeeper keeping Britain's honey industry abuzz
Manuka honey may be all the rage - but what about honey that tastes of the English countryside? Carolyn Hart travels to Salisbury Plain to find out ... "

"David Wainwright. Wainwright is the chairman of the UKs Bee Farmers Association and keeps bees all over the country, including in 10 lots of hives on Salisbury Plain, from which he supplies wild-flower honey to Marks & Spencer. ..."

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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