The programme of events for 2020 has been cancelled due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Until further notice the only meetings which will continue will be those of the Local Groups and these will be online sessions using Zoom.
Local Group Meetings (monthly)
Last Tuesday of the month Lower Wharfedale 7.30pm The Fleece, Otley…more
Second Tuesday of the month Upper Wharfedale 7.30pm The Narrowboat, Skipton…more
Association Events for 2020
March 10 7:30 pm Speaker: John Vendy, Top Bar Hives and Natural Beekeeping. Clark Foley Centre (Jack Lofthouse Annex), Ilkley.
CANCELLED: May 20 time tbc Film: Honeyland. The Courthouse, Otley.
CANCELLED: September 29 7:30 pm : The Northumberland Honey Company (makers of sparkling mead), “From Bee to Bottle”. Christchurch, Ilkley.
Honey Show Cancelled
It will no doubt come as little surprise to hear that the Honey Show for 2020 has been cancelled. A provisional booking has been made for Friday 12th November 2021 in anticipation of being able to hold a physical event next year.
Any member awarded a trophy at the Honey Show in 2019 please keep hold of the trophy until next year.
Annual General Meeting (AGM)
An AGM will be held via Zoom on Thursday 12th November 2020 at 7.30 pm. Rob will host so please send your email address to him. Sophie will act as gatekeeper so please make sure that your name is displayed to allow you to join the meeting. Anne Jones will chair the meeting.
Reports from the Chairman, Treasurer and Education officers will be distributed before the AGM with a reminder of how and when to join the meeting.
Any member wishing to stand for a place on the committee as a general member or in a specific role please get in touch with any current committee member.