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The specialist international beekeeping organisation

Advisers, Volunteers and Tutors


Team - Patrons - Trustees - Advisers, Volunteers and Tutors



Martin Fidler Jones MScEcon BA- Social Media, Campaigns and Public Affairs Adviser

Martin is a previous member of Team BfD who has maintained his ties and now advises us on social media, campaigns and public affairs matters.

After completing his Bachelors and Masters degrees in Economics and in International Relations he gained experience in Welsh and UK Parliaments, later moving to manage BfD's Uganda Honey Trade Project from 2013-2014 and was elected County Borough Councillor in May 2017.


Peter Lead - Liaison with Bees for Development Ghana and especially Buzz Club Ghana




We are supported by a large number of fantastic volunteers - without whom our team and our achievements would be much diminished.  Kind people help us at events, with translations, with good advice, logistics, and in a myriad of wonderful ways.  Some are based in UK, others are far away and we meet them only on Skype!   Volunteers working with us in the Monmouth offices and shop include:


Chris White

Dafydd Cheung

Francine Sagar

Gareth Baker

Gina Edmond

Ingo Scholler

Janet Bromley

John Harris

Keith Allen

Mark Loveday

Michael Price

Simon McGrath

Sue Blake

Sue Pyke

Sue Netherway










Bees for Development Courses are taught by Monica Barlow, Dr. Nicola Bradbear, Mark Loveday and Janet Lowore.

External tutors are Dr. Leo Sharashkin, Chris Park and Phil Chandler.


Team - Patrons - Trustees - Advisers, Volunteers and Tutors


email us: or call us in the UK: +44 (0)1600 714848

Bees for Development Trust is the working title of The Troy Trust, Registered Charity 1078803
Registered Address: 1 Agincourt Street, Monmouth, NP25 3DZ, UK
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