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Dartford Branch of the Kent Beekeepers’ Association

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NOVEMBER 2018

 

SAD NEWS

 

William Mundy

Dartford Beekeepers has lost it’s greatest asset and longest member when William Mundy passed away peacefully on Monday 22nd October

William who was voted lifetime chairman several years ago by the Dartford membership had been keeping bees for 83 years and just a couple of years ago made a trip to Malawi where he spoke to school children and helped some local beekeepers with their long hives.  He also taught beekeeping to newcomers every year and was planning to do the same again this winter as well as mentoring those that take up the hobby, he will be deeply missed and fondly remembered

June 8th 1921 – October 22nd 2018

OTHER EVENTS

 

MEETING DATES FOR 2018

The last meeting of the year is our AGM on the

24th November

at St Marys Church Hall in Bexely

From 3pm till 5.

 

In addition to the monthly meetings we have for the kids a Halloween Party

31st October

5pm till 7pm

And

Bonfire Night Party

5th November

again from 5 to 7

 

Also a first this year

 

Saturday 1st December

Christmas Craft Fair and Grotto

Dartford Beekeepers Apiary

11 - 3

 

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