Friends of the Bees

Together, we can make Britain a better place for pollinators!

- by creating more pollinator-friendly habitat
- by discouraging the use of 'pesticides'
- by planting and encouraging native, flowering plants
- by encouraging beekeepers to adopt more 'nature-friendly' methods
Are you a UK beekeeper, looking for a more bee-friendly alternative to mainstream beekeeping?

We offer £5M free Public Liability Insurance with membership.

new members

2014 members
Are you looking for information about 'natural beekeeping' or 'balanced beekeeping'?

We have an international
beekeeping support forum

for natural and balanced treatment-free beekeeping in all kinds of hives!

Are you mostly interested in wild bees and other important pollinators?

We run projects that would benefit from your support and involvement!

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Help us rebuild our Black Bee population

Please support this important Friends of the Bees project.
You can use this button to make a regular or one-off donation.

For details of this project, please see British Black Bee Project





























































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