Add a Buzz to Your Life! at The Watermill at Little Salkeld
Enjoy a senzzzory experience exploring the world of the honey bee. A day of demonstrations, exhibitions and activities suitable for adults and children. Plenty to do, see and buy!
Including: Live bees at work in an observation hive; 'Cooking with Honey': demonstrations by the Celebrity Cumbrian Chef John Crouch at 10.30 & 13.30; Developing the Bee Friendly Garden; talks by Maureen Little, author and gardening expert at 11.30 & 14.30; Film 'The World of the Honey bee' at 12.30 & 15.30.
For sale: Bee friendly plants, supplied by Eden Garden Centre; candles and other wax products; Honey, jams, cakes, biscuits and sweets ; Aloe Propolis Creme and other health and beauty products; Raffle tickets for prize draw.
Beehive construction and hives for sale. Family activity: candle making.
Self guided tours of the mill available throughout the day.
Per presentation: Adult £2, Children (under 18 years) £1
All Day tickets (any number of talks/ films during the day): Adult £5, Children £2
Family concession All Day tickets (Up to 2 adults and up to 2 children or 1 adult and up to 3 children): £10
Admission to mill for Self Guided Tour: £2
|Wed 29 May 2013||10:00 to 16:30|
ContactPenrith Beekeepers Association
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VenueThe Watermill at Little Salkeld
Little Salkeld, Nr Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 1NN
Map reference: NY 566361 Lat: 54.71802 Long: -2.67523
From M6 jct 40 take A686 to Langwathby. Bear left on village green. The mill is approx 1.5 miles on the right-hand side.
Parking : free
Accessible by Public Transport : 2 miles (3.2 kms) from Langwathby station
Some restrictions on site due to historic nature.