Beekeeping Experience

Beekeeping Experience

A beekeeping experience like no other....

Join the Beekeepers of Northumberland Honey Co and Langley Castle during 'Bees Needs Week' to explore the goings on inside a beehive, find out what really goes on inside the hive and how honey bees make honey!

You will also get to sample local Northumberland Honey and Northumberland's answer to Champagne, Sparkling Mead.  This will be followed by a honey themed 2 course lunch, provided by the expert Chefs of Langley Castle.

Protective equipment will be provided but please bring wellingtons or boots.  If you have any allergies please advise prior to booking.

The beekeeping experience days are taking place on:

Monday 9th (Only 1 x space left) & Wednesday 11th July 2018

The experience will commence at 11.00 a.m.  Lunch will be served at approximately 1.00 p.m.

Spaces will be limited as this allows for greater participation, and interaction for everyone involved!

2 Course lunch menu


Northumberland honey & soy glazed duck breast - pak choi - fondant potato - crispy duck leg


Northumberland honey roasted shallot tart tatin - saute heritage potatos - goats cheese - fine herb salad (V)


Iced Northumberland honey parfait - gooseberries - honeycomb - micro thyme

The cost for the Beekeeping Experience and Lunch is £60.00 per person and we will require full pre-payment at the time of booking.

To book please call 01434 688888 or email