North Bucks Beekeepers' Association -

Honey show

The 2022 show: 2nd October, Buckingham Nurseries

For full details, see this page: how to enter.

NBBKA holds and annual honey show with several classes. The show is often held at a Garden Centre and comes under BBKA Honey Show Rules.

Photos and results from past shows:
Class and trophy results since 2014
2013 2012 2011 2010

Entries may be staged up to a certain time in the moirning on the day of the show, a Saturday or Sunday in Autumn. They will stay on show all day. Exhibition dismantled, removed and cups presented at 4.00 pm on the Sunday.

Open to all members of the Association. All honey and wax to be produce of competitor's own bees. There is no prize money. Only one award allowed per entrant in any one class.

A novice is any person who has not previously won a first prize in a Show under National Honey Show, BBKA or similar rules. (Note: you may still enter novice classes if you came second). Joint owners may make multiple entries but will only be allowed one placing in any one class.


NBBKA Trophies

Lady Chesham Challenge CupHighest overall points total in show e

Stoke Road Apiary Shield Second highest overall points total in show

Clara Furness Award - Highest points total for wax and mead, classes 12 to 15 and 19 to 21

Albert Toms Shield - highest points total in the open honey classes excluding any class for which a specific award is made. This year this shield is for classes 1 to 8

BW Apiary Cup - winner of class 9, six jars as for sale

Mini cup - winner of class 16, fruit cake

Arthur Foreman Cup - highest total points in novice classes

BBKA Blue Ribbon - best exhibit in the show -

Silver Candlesticks - best candles in show