Beekeeping Speakers

The following are EBKA members who are available for giving Beekeeping related talks. 

Name Chad Colby-Blake
Location Southend-on-Sea, Essex
Area Covered  Essex (and beyond)
Audience Groups Adults, school groups, community/social groups, other beekeepers
Times Evenings & weekends mainly, daytime by arrangement
Subjects Anything related to the craft of beekeeping (i.e. general interest/interesting facts, basic beekeeping practice, beekeeping year, history of beekeeping, beekeeping and the law); plants and forage for (honey) bees; wildlife and pollinator plants & planting; wildlife aware gardening practice; inside social-organisms.
Fee By Arrangement
Travel / Accommodation 40p/ml
Other have projector, screen or wall required.
Contact email – ccb1078@googlemail.com; tel – 07903 622864

Name Dan Golding
Location Southend-on-Sea, Essex
Area Covered Within 20 miles of Southend-on-Sea, Essex
Audience Groups Adults, Primary & Secondary  Schools, WI, community groups
Subjects Almost anything related to beekeeping.
Fee None required, but a donation to www.EssexBees.co.uk project is appreciated
Travel / Accommodation n/a
Other Can provide projector and screen
Contact dan@essexbees.co.uk – 07854 662 811

Name Jim McNeill
Location Romford
Area Covered Within 50 miles of Romford
Audience Groups Adults, Other Beekeepers
Subjects Almost anything related to beekeeping.
Fee £20 + Sale of Produce if Appropriate
Travel / Accommodation 40p/mile
Other Can provide projector and screen
Contact jimandliz44@aol.co.uk – 01708 765898

Name Jane Ridler
Location Saffron Walden, Essex
Area Covered Within 30ml of Saffron Walden – further subject to negotiation
Audience Groups Adults, Primary & Secondary  Schools,  Other Beekeepers
Subjects Almost anything related to beekeeping.
Fee Donation to Ugandan beekeeping co-operative
Travel / Accommodation No charge
Other Can provide projector and screen
Contact Jane.Ridler@uwclub.net – 01799 218023

Name Richard Ridler
Location Saffron Walden, Essex
Area Covered Within 30ml of Saffron Walden – further subject to negotiation
Audience Groups Adults, Primary & Secondary  Schools,  Other Beekeepers
Subjects Almost anything related to beekeeping.
Fee Donation to Ugandan beekeeping co-operative
Travel / Accommodation No charge
Other Can provide projector and screen
Contact Richard.ridler@uwclub.net – 01799 218023

Name Jean Smye
Location Maldon
Area Covered Essex
Audience Groups EBKA Divisions.     Clubs   and  schools
Subjects General Beekeeping, wax processing, candle making,  hints and tips for show preparation.   Colony Health
Fee EBKA tea and cake :  All others POA but not a lot
Travel / Accommodation Zero
Other Licensed to demonstrate with EFB & AFB frames
Contact jsmye@sky.com – 07731 856361