South East Herts Beekeepers Association

Introduction to Beekeeping Course

South East Herts Beekeepers Association run an Introduction to Beekeeping Course each year for those who maybe interested in beekeeping or want to find out about what it involves.

The course runs to a well established format and is delivered in an informal style where we encourage everyone to get involved.


You will try your hand at making up frames and have the chance to handle bees and well as finding out all about life in the hive.


Next Course Commences:

March 2021 - COVID 19 Restrictions permitting


Join South East Herts Beekeepers here

2020 Membership Application form

Gift Aid form

Click icon above to download

Membership runs from January to December


If you are a tax payer, please Gift Aid your subscription so that we can claim back an allowance and further support the activities of the association. Thank you

Please note we need to have the orginal signed copy of your gift aid form so please post it to the Treasurer (Alan Cripps, 21 Chapel Lane, Letty Green, Hertford, SG14 2PA) or hand it in at the AGM or give it to a Committee member. Thank you

Honey Extractor Hire

Why not hire the SEHBKA state of the art honey extractor and make removing your honey that bit easier.

Members - £10 for 3 days

Non-members £15 for 3 days

Make a booking by stating when you would like to hire it by emailing

Full instructions provided


SEHBKA Presentations

You can now refer to some of the presentations given by members by accessing the Member's Area via the tab at the top of the page.

We will add more presentations as they become available.

Beekeeping and SEHBKA Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

 Have a look at the Library Books that we have available to loan


Do you know any local groups or clubs that would like to hear about bees and beekeeping?

If so contact us at and we can get something arranged.

Site last updated 17th November 2019

An Association apiary visit

Members exchange knowledge and ideas to improve their beekeeping