June 207
Rinke Vinkenoog spoke about his research about polination at Northumbria University

May 2017
Ian Molyneux spoke about the National Bee unit and reinforced the importance of registering with Beebase.
Ian also gave a demonstration on methods of swarm control and answered members questions at the end.

February 2017
We were delighted to welcome Mandy Oliver from the Nectarworks project to our February meeting.  Mandy gave an oral history of beekeeping in the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The videos Mandy showed as part of her talk are available at  https://www.youtube.com/user/northpennines
Our second Speakers of the evening came from the local hive monitoring  equipment manufacturer  Arnia who spoke about their exciting collaboration with Newcastle University  their website is  http://www.arnia.co.uk/


Newcastle and District Beekeepers Association