Maldon Beekeepers, welcomes all those who have an interest in bees, the conservation of bees, and other pollinators, and those who support the work we do.
We are involved with a range of local organisations and can be seen at a number of local events as well as the Essex county Honey Show.
If you wish to contact us, please use our general enquiries email below.
Email – general enquiries
For specific enquiries, here is a list of our committee members and their relevant responsibilities. In the first instance, contact the secretary.
Secretary, Training and Swarm Co-ordination
Carlie receives all correspondence for the division and disseminates this as required.
As the Swarm Co-ordinator, Carlie receives and allocates authorised Swarm Collectors (beekeepers) during the Swarm Season – April to July – to attend swarm calls. Carlie can also advise on problems associated with other bees, such as bumblebees and solitary bees. We do not deal with wasp problems, however, we do have members who have experience and expertise in this area.
Carter’s Apiary Manager – Maldon
Darren Burge: 07565 528605
Assistant: Carlie Mayes – 07979 862952
Darren undertakes the overseeing of training and management of the divisional apiary in Maldon based at the Maldon Hall Allotment Site.
Darren is an authorised Divisional Swarm Collector for Maldon Beekeepers.
|Glenn Mayes (L) Darren Burge (C) Zoe Bridges (R)|
The Folly Apiary Manager – Maldon
John Ferguson: 07565 528605
John looks after our divisional apiary at the far western point of the district in Hatfield Peverel. The apiary is located on Hatfield Peverel Allotment Society land in Church Road, Hatfield Peverel. This will become an alternative training apiary as this site develops.
John is an authorised Divisional Swarm Collector for Maldon Beekeepers.
Arcadia Road Apiary Manager – Burnham on Crouch
Peter undertakes the overseeing of the management of the Divisional Apiary in Maldon based at the Arcadia Road Allotment Site.
Peter is an an authorised Divisional Swarm Collector as well as an authorised BBKA Swarm Collector
|Peter Davidson tending one of his many hives across the Dengie peninsular|
Roy Carter – firstname.lastname@example.org
Roy is our Honorary President and a very experienced beekeeper.
Glenn Mayes – 01245 381577 – 07826 339498 email@example.com
As our Chairman, Glenn heads our ongoing strategy and development as well as doing the training of new beekeepers.
Glenn is an authorised Swarm Collector for Maldon Beekeepers.