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Swarms and sites - offered and wanted
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No new posts Top Bar Hive and colony free to a good home!
1 KayE 1123 Thu Jul 05, 2018 10:43 am
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No new posts New homes available for a swarm West Norfolk
0 wendyb 1605 Fri Jun 15, 2018 9:55 pm
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No new posts Free Swarms To Ethically Minded BK's
2 John R 1374 Fri May 11, 2018 8:53 am
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No new posts Falmouth, Cornwall TBH swarms
1 BridgetB 9350 Thu Jun 29, 2017 9:52 pm
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No new posts Hive available/swarm wanted, Maidstone Kent
7 jimnpaula 3758 Fri Jun 16, 2017 8:31 pm
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No new posts Swarm wanted - Cannock area
2 barkingmad 2540 Thu Jun 15, 2017 1:41 pm
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No new posts TB hived swarms available
2 John R 2472 Thu Jun 08, 2017 6:37 pm
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No new posts Wanted: swarms, Carmarthenshire
1 monmore 2125 Mon May 29, 2017 10:02 pm
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No new posts Bumble bees
1 AndyC 2156 Fri May 26, 2017 12:49 am
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No new posts Top bar hive and colony available for free
1 Brijay 2362 Wed Apr 19, 2017 5:03 pm
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No new posts Colony and top bar hive available for free
0 Brijay 3234 Tue Apr 04, 2017 9:12 pm
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No new posts Swarm please! Hertfordshire
4 MrsTanty 5511 Fri Mar 31, 2017 1:08 pm
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No new posts Site offer in Mid Devon
0 downfarm 3282 Sun Mar 12, 2017 8:45 pm
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No new posts Swarms offered North East England
0 Barbara 3210 Sun Mar 12, 2017 1:18 pm
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No new posts West Norfolk Orchard needs bees
4 KathyMc 3536 Tue Feb 28, 2017 9:44 pm
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No new posts land owner agreement
0 Thebigflyin 3547 Tue Jan 31, 2017 9:30 am
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No new posts Swarms Available - Welshpool Area
1 John R 3970 Thu Jan 26, 2017 10:15 am
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No new posts Two colonies in a roof - Carmarthenshire
6 annieolive 5615 Sat Sep 24, 2016 4:46 pm
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No new posts Swarm wanted - London, Isle of Dogs
2 luk_lak 4665 Thu Sep 22, 2016 7:55 pm
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No new posts Would love some bees please in Essex
1 sunseedy 4795 Thu Sep 22, 2016 6:24 pm
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No new posts Swarm wanted in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire Area.
0 lewisgoodall 3151 Tue Jul 05, 2016 8:02 pm
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No new posts colony of honey bees in Sileby Leicestershire (taken)
1 mark.b 3204 Mon Jul 04, 2016 5:02 pm
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No new posts Swarm in West Yorkshire
0 dubluvva 3019 Sat Jun 04, 2016 11:06 am
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No new posts Swarms available, Cambridge area, UK
1 CeeBee 3327 Sun May 29, 2016 10:52 am
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No new posts Swarm welcomed, Hartlepool area, Co Durham.
2 beetron 4083 Tue May 17, 2016 8:57 am
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No new posts swarm, sileby Leicestershire. No longer available.
0 mark.b 3062 Mon May 16, 2016 10:38 am
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No new posts Two empty Warres ready for lady guests. Near Horsham Sussex.
0 AndyC 2995 Sun May 15, 2016 7:38 pm
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No new posts Swarms in County Durham
2 pault 3851 Sat May 14, 2016 1:16 pm
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No new posts Where are all the swarms?
5 luk_lak 5133 Wed May 11, 2016 7:54 am
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No new posts Site for Hives South Devon
1 RubyB 3448 Mon Apr 11, 2016 5:43 pm
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No new posts no longer required
0 SamH 3154 Sat Mar 26, 2016 2:54 pm
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No new posts Swarms wanted
3 lindaapril 4261 Tue Mar 22, 2016 5:05 pm
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No new posts Early swarms
2 Ollie 3991 Tue Mar 15, 2016 2:21 pm
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No new posts Equipment needed to go collect a swarm?
2 Ernie Farmboy 7276 Mon Dec 07, 2015 1:51 pm
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No new posts Large Site/Acreage for Hives in USA/FL/Highlands County
0 OmShantiEcoFarmRetreat 3908 Sun Nov 15, 2015 4:07 pm
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No new posts Site for hives available in Hastings, East Sussex
0 anna Keiller 3626 Wed Oct 21, 2015 2:36 pm
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No new posts Populated hive on offer
3 welshofdave 6675 Thu Jul 30, 2015 3:29 pm
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No new posts Swarm offered in Surrey, UK
1 bobster 4322 Tue Jul 07, 2015 8:50 pm
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No new posts Swarm - 25th June
0 Smorning 4190 Thu Jun 25, 2015 8:17 pm
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No new posts Swarms, splits available (maybe) Cambridge area
6 CeeBee 7906 Mon Jun 15, 2015 6:50 am
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No new posts Swarm wanted
2 shearno 5195 Sat Jun 06, 2015 4:27 pm
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No new posts Swarms available now - Wimborne Dorset
0 Paz 4683 Sat May 30, 2015 6:57 pm
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No new posts Swarms available - Essex
15 welshofdave 17477 Mon May 25, 2015 9:14 pm
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No new posts Swarm available - Loughborough
0 tring 4163 Mon May 25, 2015 12:32 pm
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No new posts Swarm available 21.05.2015
0 Smorning 4203 Thu May 21, 2015 11:59 am
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No new posts Another bluddy swarm - GU16 8
1 Chardyboy 4583 Sat May 16, 2015 1:03 am
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No new posts North Kent: Planning ahead for a swarm
5 Alan B 8259 Sat May 16, 2015 12:58 am
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No new posts Site wanted - Exeter Area
2 steved6530 5270 Wed May 06, 2015 5:08 pm
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No new posts Swarms available - South Cambridgeshire
2 Cambsbee1 5020 Tue May 05, 2015 10:46 am
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No new posts Swarm - GU16 8 (Frimley)
7 Chardyboy 8329 Sun May 03, 2015 12:40 pm
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