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Date: Jan 27, 2018

Venue: The Yew Tree, Peterstow, Ross-on-Wye

Contact: Bees for Development

Telephone: 01600 714848

Time: 9:00 am


Event Details:

Making straw skeps with Chris Park

This one day Course will provide you with expert instruction in making a classic straw skep. 

During the day all aspects of beekeeping in skeps, ancient and modern will be discussed, as you make about one third of your straw skep. 

You will take away the lipwork skills, materials and tools needed to finish your skep at home.

Please bring a waterproof apron and scissors.

The Course cost of £95.00 includes all materials and tools needed to weave your straw skep.

Included also are refreshments, lunch, and VAT.

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