Skep Hackles and Floors course - with Bees for Development



This brand new one day course will provide you with the history and expert instruction in making classic hackle and floors for your skeps. During the day all aspects of beekeeping in skeps, ancient and modern will be discussed, as you make your hackle and floor. You will take away a floor and hackle.

What's included in the price?

All materials to make your floor and hackle are included in the price. A delicious and abundant vegetarian lunch is included in the course price, as well as hot drinks and biscuits to get us started. We encourage you to make acquaintance with the friendly staff and fine brews of the Yew Tree Inn and the award-winning Ross on Wye Cider and Perry Company.


7 hours (9:30am to 4:30pm)

Cancellation policy

Strict - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 8 weeks before the course starts



Bees for Development

with Craft Courses since 2017

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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Easter
  • Parking provided
  • Father's Day
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Mother's Day
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Romantic
  • Pet lovers
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Christmas
  • UK Holiday
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Yew Tree Inn, Peterstow, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 6JZ