Membership 2022

Introduction to Beekeeping course

Introduction to Beekeeping course, practical day 2021,

Our evening introduction to beekeeping course runs for seven weeks from Wednesday 12 January 2022. It gives you the knowledge you need to get started and allows you to check that beekeeping is for right you. The course also helps you choose the right equipment and avoid expensive mistakes.

Annual General Meeting 2022

Our Annual General Meeting will be held at the Diamond Jubilee Hall, Botley Centre (Botley Recreation Ground) Botley, SO30 2ES. on Saturday 26 February 2022 at 14.30

Members’ blogs

Meridian members talk about the highs and lows of beekeeping and describe the associated activities like making candles and preparing honey. Members’ blogs


Ban unnecessary pesticides

A petition started by Professor Dave Goulding and supported by conservation and health charities is calling for the UK Government to ban the use of pesticides in urban areas and to end their sale for use in gardens. Read more.

Turn over a new leaf?

Are you dreaming about your Spring garden yet? Why not plant for pollinators this season or try going chemical free? Gardening for pollinators

Save the bees!

Many people are concerned about the plight of bees but aren’t sure what to do. Here are ten practical things you can do to help save our bees!

About Us

We are passionate about beekeeping. Meridian Beekeepers’ Association supports beekeepers in the South Hampshire area. We also aim to raise public awareness of bees, beekeeping and the environment. Please visit our about page.

Get In Touch

We would love to hear from you whether or not you are a Meridian member. Please visit our contact page.