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Book the Bee Academy for your next Event

Venue information:

Newbattle Bee Academy is situated in the grounds of beautiful and historic Newbattle Abbey College on the outskirts of Dalkeith in the heart of central Scotland.

It could well be the perfect setting for your next event.

To arrange a viewing or to find out more please contact us.

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Planning an Event and looking for a venue? 

Please Note:

A session is considered to be a half (1/2) day (4 hours maximum ) use (morning, afternoon or evening). The minimum hire period is one session.

The room hire charge is £50 per session. 

Length (metres)

Width

Maximum Capacity

50 - 60 standing (chairs can be arranged along a side wall if required)

40 seated (theatre style) comfortable 

50 seated (theatre style) tight

50 is the maximum number of seats available

12 seated (boardroom style)

24 seated (cabaret style)

36 seated (at individual tables of 6)

12 seated (horseshoe style)

15 seated (open space style)

Read & Download the Documents Below

Room Layout Configerations

Catering Options

General Conditions of Letting

Booking Form (Pdf) 

Booking Form (Word Download)

Privacy Policy (Download)

Privacy Policy (Read only) 

The best way to layout a room is dependant on a number of factors including:

  • The size of the audience
  • The level of activity and interaction required


Make Your Booking Request

  • Check the calendar below to make sure the Bee Academy is available on the date(s) you require. Click on the event to find out if it is being held at the Bee Academy. 'For Information Only' means that the event is being held at another venue. 
  • To proceed with a booking request download the booking form here.
  • Complete the form in BLOCK CAPITALS
  • Confirm that you have read the Conditions of Let and agree your responsibility for ensuring compliance with these conditions
  • Make a copy of the Booking Request Form, keeping a copy for yourself and attach it to the Booking Request Email  

Year: 2019

1January, 2019
Jan 15 Study Group - Module 7 - Selection and Breeding of Honey Bees
Jan 19 Practical Workshop - Oxalic Acid - Vaporisation
Jan 24 Executive Committee Meeting
Jan 29 Study Group - Module 7 - Selection and Breeding of Honey Bees
February
Feb 03 2019 Annual General Meeting of the Association
Feb 03 Committee Meeting
Feb 12 Study Group - Module 7 - Selection and Breeding of Honey Bees
Feb 19 Support Sub Group - Planning Meeting
Feb 26 Study Group - Module 7 - Selection and Breeding of Honey Bees
March
Mar 03 Quarterly Mentors Meeting
Mar 03 Members Meeting - March
Mar 12 Study Group - Module 7 - Selection and Breeding of Honey Bees
Mar 16 Healthy Bees Project - Bee Farming Course
Mar 19 Study Group - Module 7 - Selection and Breeding of Honey Bees
Mar 23 Written Examination - Module 7 - Selection and Breeding of Honeybees
Mar 26 Sub committee - Support Group - planning meeting
2April
Apr 02 Sub Group - Education - meeting
Apr 07 All Members Meeting - April
Apr 07 Management Committee Meeting
Apr 13 Bee Academy - Landscaping Work Days
Apr 14 Bee Academy - Landscaping Work Days
Apr 23 Sub Group - Education - meeting
May
May 05 All Members Meeting - May
May 14 Management Committee Meeting
May 18 Microscopy Practical
May 21 Support Sub Group - planning meeting
May 25 A Taste of Beekeeping - Half Day Course
May 26 Visit by Members of Edinburgh & Midlothian Beekeepers' Association (EMBA)
June
Jun 02 Mentor - Round Table
Jun 02 All Members Meeting - June
Jun 10 Newtongrange Pensioner Community Education Group
Jun 15 SBA - Basic Beekeeping Examination - 2018 Candidates + Mentors
Jun 15 An Opportunity to Return the Course Books You Borrowed
Jun 25 Support Sub Group - planning meeting
3July
Jul 07 Beginner Beekeepers' Course 2019
Jul 07 Beginner Beekeepers' Course Induction
Jul 07 All Members Meeting - July
Jul 07 Management Committee Meeting
Jul 20 Talk to Woodland Volunteers
Jul 23 Newtongrange After School Club visit to the Bee Academy
Jul 24 Junior Rangers Club
August
Aug 04 All Members - Visit - South of Scotland Beekeepers Association
Aug 06 Sub Group - Education - meeting
Aug 10 Family Bio Blitz Day
Aug 13 Management Committee Meeting
Aug 24 Special Members' Meeting
Aug 24 Newbattle Beekeepers Association - Family BBQ
Aug 27 Member Study Group - Module One - Honeybee Management
Aug 28 Talk by David J Evans (the Apiarist) - Science and Rational Varroa Management
Aug 31 Association & Member Honey Extraction
September
Sep 01 All Members Meeting - September
Sep 03 Member Study Group - Module 6 - Honey Bee Behaviour
Sep 10 Member Study Group - Module One - Honeybee Management
Sep 17 Member Study Group - Module 6 - Honey Bee Behaviour
Sep 21 Management Committee Strategy Day
Sep 24 Member Study Group - Module One - Honeybee Management
Sep 25 Sub Group - Education - meeting
Sep 28 Healthy Bees Project - Honey Bee Behaviour
4October
Oct 01 Member Study Group - Module 6 - Honey Bee Behaviour
Oct 05 Wax Workshop - Open to All
Oct 06 Quarterly Mentor Meeting
Oct 06 All Members Meeting - October
Oct 06 Management Committee Meeting
Oct 08 Member Study Group - Module One - Honeybee Management
Oct 15 Member Study Group - Module 6 - Honey Bee Behaviour
Oct 22 Member Study Group - Module One - Honeybee Management
Oct 29 Member Study Group - Module 6 - Honey Bee Behaviour
November
Nov 03 All Members Meeting - November
Nov 05 Member Study Group - Module One - Honeybee Management
Nov 09 Written Examination - SBA Modules
Nov 10 Work Party to make items to sell at the Christmas Fair
Nov 14 Beekeepers Question Time
Nov 22 Set Up for the Christmas Fair
Nov 23 Newbattle Abbey College Christmas Fair
December
Dec 03 Management Committee Meeting
Dec 12 All Members & Guests Christmas Social


Newbattle Abbey College is on Newbattle Road, Dalkeith

The Postcode is EH22 3LL

Enter the college grounds through the main gate and proceed towards the main college building directly ahead. At the end of the main drive bear to the left towards the boundary fence between the College grounds and the Business Park. Do not enter the Business Park. At the boundary fence bear to the right and proceed ahead with the fence now on your left. The Bee Academy building is straight ahead and to the right.




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M : +44 (0) 7470023153

Write to us at:

newbattlebees@gmail.com

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Newbattle Abbey College, Dalkeith, EH22 3LL

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