South Devon Beekeepers’ Convention
to be held at
The Ariel Centre
Ashburton Road, Totnes TQ9 5JX
Sunday 4 November 2018
Tickets: Adults £15
(after 31 October £20)
Under-18s and Full-time Students Free
Pasty Lunch @ £3 per person
(must be booked in advance)
|Adult ticket £15.00|
|Steak Pasty||Classic hand-crimped pasty made with British beef skirt, fresh onion, swede and potato, in a traditional lard shortcrust pastry|
|Pork and Scrumpy Pasty||Diced local pork, steeped in Devon scrumpy, with chunks of potato, swede, onion and apple and sprinkling of herbs, hand-crimped in thin shortcrust pastry.|
|Cheddar & Onion Pasty||filled with a strong West Country cheddar and wrapped in a hand-crimped buttery shortcrust pastry.|
|Roast Veg Pasty|| Roasted butternut squash, sweet potato, red onion, potato and a touch of herbs wrapped in a buttery pastry and hand-crimped.|
All enquiries and payments by cheque made out to Devon Beekeepers (Convention) to:
|0915||Registration, question box* and trade stands|
|0945||Welcome and opening address|
|1000||Beauty and the Bees
|1100||Morning break and trade stands|
|1130||The honey bee superorganism and how it explains everything
|1230||Lunch and trade stands|
|1330||A Bee’s Eye View of Beekeeping
|1430||Afternoon break and trade stands|
|1500||Multiple mating in the queen: Liability or asset?
|1600||Raffle and Farewells|
* Do you have particular questions on any of these topics?
Pop them in the box at the beginning of the day.
Directions to The Ariel Centre, Ashburton Road, Totnes TQ9 5JX:
The Ariel Centre is on the King Edward VI College campus in Totnes. The entrance is just before the blue footbridge as you enter Totnes from Exeter on the A385.
It is five minutes’ walk from the mainline railway station. There is ample parking.
View map online: http://goo.gl/maps/VT59g