Tag Archive for 'Guernsey beekeepers’ association'

Pure Beeswax Guernsey candles sell well at St Martin farmers’ market

January 29th, 2013 by Richard Lord

Sue Wareham has been making beautiful pure beeswax candles for a long time but mostly giving them away as gifts. In November 2012 she began to sell her handmade candles under the trading name Pure Beeswax Guernsey at the Guernsey Tourist Information Centre in St Peter Port. And in early December 2012 Sue and her […]

Head gardener to give free tour of Government House gardens on 24 July 2012

July 4th, 2012 by Guernsey Smallholders

The Guernsey Smallholders have been offered a free tour of the Government House kitchen garden and beehives off Queens Road, St Peter Port beginning at 7 pm on Tuesday 24 July 2012. Gary Le Poidevin, His Excellency the Lieutenant Governor’s Head gardener, and Vice President of the Guernsey Beekeeping Association is providing the tour.

“A Walk with the Bees” in St Martin Parish on Saturday 26 June 2010

June 16th, 2010 by John Nicolle

A walk with the Bees – Marchier à Cànté Les Aises’ takes place on the afternoon of Saturday 26 June. Walk groups start between 2 pm and 2.15 pm. The cost is £4.00 and includes afternoon tea and walk notes Park at the Jerbourg car park (marshals will be on hand to help with parking.  […]

Slow Food Guernsey Film Showing: Vanishing of the Bees

January 28th, 2010 by Richard Lord

The Channel Islands Co-operative Society Ltd. is sponsoring the Slow Food Guernsey showing of “Vanishing of the Bees” at the Frossard Theatre, Candie Gardens on 28 January 2010 beginning at 7.30 pm.  The showing of the film will be followed by a talk by Guernsey Beekeepers’ Association veteran Chris Tomlins.  The film highlights issues concerning […]