2017 will be another exciting year with events up and down the country! Take a look to see if there is a workshop or Bee ID training event you could attend & learn so much more about bumblebees!

We will list other conservation-based exhibitions, activities & shows as we find out - please keep checking.


Tuesday 5 September 2017
Beginners bumblebee ID Workshop

Somerleyton Hall
Suffolk NR32 5QQ

Time: 10am - 4pm

Join the Trust's Science Manager, Dr Richard Comont for an engaging bumblebee identification workshop: learn how to identify and monitor bumblebees at this hands-on workshop set in the beautiful gardens of Somerleyton House.

Cost: £35 per head, including tea and coffee.

To book your place, please phone estate secretary Emily Moxey on 01502 734901.


Saturday/Sunday 23 & 24 September 2017
Drama Workshop and Performance - ‘Saving the Humble Bumble’

Newtyle Legion Hall
nr Blairgowrie PH12 8UJ

Time: 10am - 4pm (2 day workshop Sat/Sun) with a performance to showcase work at 4pm on Sunday.

This is a FREE workshop, however donations welcome.

Join us for a drama weekend of workshops themed humorously around Bumblebee Conservation, culminating in a short performance. Everyone is welcome, adults and children (over 8).

Admission to Performance: Adults £5 / Children £3 including refreshment raffle and bumblebee information stall.

To book a place for the workshop or to reserve tickets for the performance, please email:

All proceeds will be donated to the Bumblebee Conservation Trust.


Saturday 21 October 2017
11th AGM and Members’ Day

Our 11th AGM and Members' Day will take place on Saturday 21 October 2017 in York.

For full details, please check out our AGM webpage, which will be updated with information as soon as it is confirmed.