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Tony Lindsell Chairman

Chris Smith President

(hosted by Plymouth branch)

Saturday 15th December, 2018

Lister Room & Fleming Room

The Future Inn

Plymouth International Business Park

1 William Prance Road, Plymouth PL6 5ZD



09.30Refreshments on arrival outside the Lister Room
10.00            Welcome and Introduction - Christopher Smith, DBKA President
10.15            DBKA Annual General Meeting - Chaired by Tony Lindsell
11.15            John De Carteret from Jersey Beekeepers and a leading member in their campaign to deal with the Asian Hornet                 
Lunch - see note below
13.30    Presentation of awards including Education Certificates,
Frank Alston Memorial Skep
14.30 Dr Claire Bethune – Consultant Immunologist at Derriford Hospital.   ‘Reactions to Bee Stings’ 
DBKA Prize Draw
15.00 Q & A Session with DBKA Officers on any issues members would like to raise.
15.30   Closure by Christopher Smith


 Branch, NBU & DARG Displays & National Bee Supplies

Free entry including a cup of tea/coffee on arrival but does not include refreshments.

PARKING: there is plenty of free car parking but drivers MUST register their cars at Reception as soon as they arrive. Failure to do this could result in the vehicle being clamped and its driver incurring a £100 release fee.

LUNCH: can be taken on site in Fishbones Restaurant or you may bring your own packed lunch but this MUST be eaten within the confines of the conference rooms.

A variety of meals are available from sandwiches, salads and main courses.

DIRECTIONS: From the A38 use the left lane to take the A386 slip road to A374/City centre/Tavistock/Torpoint. At Manadon Roundabout, take the 5th exit onto the A386 slip road to Tavistock/Airport/Derriford/Southway/Belliver/Estover then merge onto Manadon Hill/A386. Continue to follow A386 for 0.8 miles then use the right 2 lanes to turn right onto William Prance Rd. Take the first left and left again to enter the hotel car park.

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