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BBKA Spring Convention

UK & International Events
Date: Friday, 12 April 2019 - Sunday, 14 April 2019

Venue: Harper Adams University  |  City: Newport, United Kingdom

The National Beekeeping Event of the Year!

  • 20+ Lectures; 60+ Workshops & Seminars for all levels of beekeeping experience
  •  Research Session Saturday 13th for BBKA sponsored studies
  • Hear from scientist Samuel Ramsey who discovered varroa mites feed on bee organs not their blood  
  •  Large Tradeshow Saturday 13th
  •  Excellent facilities and great value catering
  •  On-site, en-suite accommodation

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Click on the blue links for more information: download the Full Programme or FAQS

Tickets: Entry all areas with full Convention Wristband:  Full Day or Week-End tickets from £12 to £26 In-Advance (£15 - £30 On-the-Day).  Trade Show Only - £5 on-the-day.. All delegates must wear a wristband for admission.  Website wristband bookings close 2nd April.  Thereafter wristbands can only be purchased at the Convention Reception.

To go to the booking website click, BookEvents and scroll down for Wristbands, Workshops & Seminars, Accommodation and Dinners.

Read How to Book using the web-based system. The Events Listing and Events Schedules give an overview of what’s on offer to help you plan your visit. Details of the Lecture Programme are here and the Workshops & Seminars are here. It’s best to pre-book Workshops & Courses to secure your place. Course fees are payable for some workshops, but many can be booked free of charge. Read about the Accommodation & Catering that’s available on-site.  Just click on the BookEvents link to take you to the booking web-site.

The Tradeshow on Saturday 13th only, features all the main suppliers/leading companies. Non-profit organisations will be exhibiting on Friday and Saturday. Buy Trade Show Only day tickets, £5, on Saturday in the Harper Adams Faccenda Building. The Site Plan is here


0871 811 2282 or 0871 811 2337
Harper Adams University, Newport, Shropshire
United Kingdom




All Dates

Event: From Friday, 12 April 2019 to Sunday, 14 April 2019