Recent Publications

  • Honeybees and Wax

  • H. R. Hepburn (2016)

  • "Instead of dirt and poison we have rather chosen to fill our hives with honey and wax; thus furnishing mankind with the two noblest of things, which are sweetness and…

  • The Bee-friendly Beekeeper

  • David Heaf (2012)

  • In recent years, beekeepers on several continents have been suffering heavy losses of colonies. If we, systematically investigate factors causing the losses, we can justifiably ask whether the way in…

  • Taylorʼs of Welwyn

  • Robert Hawker (2016)

  • Thomas Bates Blow was from a working class background and leading a life with little direction until he was befriended by a member of a leading British family: with his…

  • Honey, Natures Golden Healer

  • Gloria Havenhand ()

  • There is growing evidence to show that honey is hugely beneficial to our health, from its antibacterial properties to helping hay fever sufferers. With increasing numbers of people interested in…

  • Keeping Bees

  • Pam Gregory Claire Waring (2011)

  • Pam Gregory, a former Regional Bee Inspector for Wales and Claire Waring, Editor of Bee Craft have joined together to write this Green Guide. These experts, as you would expect…

  • Healthy Bees are Happy Bees

  • Pam Gregory (2013)

  • Healthy Bees are Happy Bees is a comprehensive guide to bee health and sickness. The book details beekeeping problems, pests, parasites and diseases in depth and offers practical guidance rooted…

  • The Hive and the Honey Bee

  • Joe M. Graham (2015)

  • The Hive and The Honey Bee. NEW EDITION 29 Chapters, 44 Authors 1057 pages (larger page format - 7 x 10 inches) colour pictures. An amazing source of information on…

  • Bee Quest

  • Dave Goulson (2017)

  • A hunt for the most elusive bees leads Dave Goulson from Salisbury Plain to Sussex hedgerows, from Poland to Patagonia. Whether he is tracking great yellow bumblebees in the Hebrides…