Bee Suits, Gloves and Tools
Beekeeper

We will provide a suitable size of bee suit and gloves, together with the necessary hive tools and smokers - you should wear some stout footwear, preferably toe protectors for your visit to the Apiary.

Becasue the bees are very sensitive to chemical and aromatic environmentst is sensible not to use any strongly perfumed soaps etc., prior to your hands-on session with the bees.

Please read and understand the Oxleas Wood Apiary Risk Assessment  before you participate in the Apiary sessions.