FAQs


I  think I have a swarm of bees in my garden/house, what should I do?
A swarm of bees is very unlikely to attack you if left well alone. Please go to the swarm page for further information.

How do I become a member of Chelmsford Beekeepers ?
Please go to the Membership Benefits page for details of how to join us.

How do I access the Members Area, which is password protected ?
Access is only available to current members of the Chelmsford Beekeepers.  As a member, you can obtain the password from any member of the Chelmsford Committee.

Where can I buy local honey?
Local honey is available from a number of locations around Chelmsford. It can often be found in local farmers’ markets, wholefood shops, or by the roadside in rural locations. You can’t buy honey on-line from this website. Please check the Where to buy honey page on the EBKA website for outlets.

Can you give a talk at my school/scout /brownie/conservation meeting?
Many of our member are happy to give talks on bee-related subjects. Please see the Speakers and Education page for further details.

How can I get started in beekeeping?
The first step is to read the How To Get Started page and join your local Division for help and advice on taking up this fascinating craft.

I have noticed a mistake on your website. Who should I contact?
We do our best to make sure all information is accurate on the website. The website is run by volunteers and sometimes things go wrong or get broken. Please let us know of any errors by using the Contact Us page.