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Facebook

Roe Valley Beekeepers Association  has a  Facebook page. Click on the blue link icon to have a look

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David McIntyre

Sam Laverty

Wilbur Wright

Alistair Moorcroft

Mark Carton

Will Jones

George McDonald

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Alan McKinney

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Alistair Moorcroft

Wilbur Wright

CLUB OFFICERS  2019

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President        

Chairman        

Vice Chairman    

Secretary    

Treasurer        

Apiary Manager 

Honey Show    

Education Officer        

Bee Health Officer

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Website

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UBKA reps

BEEKEEPING SUPPLIES FOR CLUB MEMBERS

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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 

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Mark Carton Flowers, 20 Newton Square, Limavady

Next Club meeting

The next club meeting 

will take place 

at the Apiary 

on 

Thursday 16th May at 7pm

Guest speaker : 

 Michael Young MBE will be demonstrating his encaustic art techniques.

 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

ASIAN HORNET

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Find below a link to download an identification and information sheet on the Asian Hornet issued in GB.  Advice on reporting sightings on this e-sheet are not relevant to N.I.

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For advice on reporting sightings in Northern Ireland please go to - https://www.daera-ni.gov.uk/news/beekeepers-urged-be-lookout-asian-hornets

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Click on this link to download the GB information sheet on the Asian Hornet.

https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=https://secure.fera.defra.gov.uk/beebase/downloadNews.cfm%3Fid%3D168&ved=2ahUKEwjTz_rh9pLhAhXCRBUIHYFwB7cQFjARegQICRAB&usg=AOvVaw0aCECyW-mmu4wEs2lpqDAQ

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. 

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You can contact Sam, RVBKA Club Chairman,  prior to meetings at any time using the link below

Beekeeping Advice

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