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2018 is a special year for Bees for Development as we celebrate 25 years of working to support beekeepers in the world’s poorest countries.

The BfD Birthday Giveaway gives you the chance every month of 2018 to win a fabulous BfD Birthday prize!


Our birthday giveaway prize for November is a BJ Sherriff Bee Farmer Hamper containing both practical and yummy goodies. Included in this bee themed set is a ‘Bee Farmer’ vest and hood, wildflower seed packets to attract bees to your garden and a Sheriff bee design lanyard. Thanks to BJ Sherriff you’ll receive also a beautiful 100% cotton tea towel with a bee skep, flowers and bees design to add a touch of brightness to any kitchen and some delicious honey and ginger biscuits.












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Previous winners


January's winner was Julie Scott from Swingfield in Dover, who won the complete UK National frame hive and stand, generously donated by E H Thorne (Beehives) Ltd.


February's winner was Tim Fewell from Newent in Gloucester, who won the original Sherriff Hood and Hamper, generously donated by BJ Sherriff


In March Carol Butters was the winner of the Brunel microscope and pollen identification kit, generously donated by Brunel Microscopes Ltd.


April's prize of a digital refractometer, kindly donated by EH Thorne (Beehives) Ltd., goes to Paula Carnell.


May's prize - a pair of Kate Osborne's bee pictures - was won by Robin Harman.


The hamper with luxury TipTree Foods of June was won by Maggie Harrowell.


July's adventurous price - a copy of Tom Seeley's book Following the Wild Bees and a very special Bee Box, donated by Tom Seeley and Megan Denver - are won by Scott Dwyer.


August's wonderful price - a case of 6 bottles of special wine Les Abeilles - are won by Garry Matthews.


September’s Winner was Kevin Harris from Rogiet, who won a weekend in the Wye Valley, with two Course Vouchers generously donated by Humble by Nature and an overnight stay at The Inn at Penallt.


October's Winner is Tammy Tolefsen. Congratulations with your Cider & Stay experience!

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