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Welcome to National Bee Supplies

Whether you’re looking for information, ready to take your first step into beekeeping or stocking up for the season - you’re in the right place. Our full range of hives, accessories and clothing is perfect for Beekeepers of all experience levels.

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Starter Kits

Welcome to the world of beekeeping! View our complete range of starter kits and watch your new colony take flight.

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Frames and Foundation

At the heart of successful hives are strong frames and foundation. View our full range of hand-crafted products here

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Bee Friendly Gardens

With our fabulous range of shrubs, bulbs and seeds, you'll always ensure you maintain a bee friendly garden.

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Gifts

Find something special for the home, hive or garden within our unique gifts for beekeepers range.

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Competitons

Over £1000 worth of prizes to win in our National Bee Supplies Photographer of the Year Competition #nbspoty

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Protective Clothing

We stock a range of quality beekeeping suits, jackets & gloves in a selection of sizes.

What our customers say

"I've been beekeeping for many years in Cornwall and during this time have used many makes and types of bee hives. In my opinion NBS offer the best bee hives in terms of quality, craftsmanship and customer care."

Grant (Tintagel Honey Shop)

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What our customers say

"I was so happy with the way my first hive fitted together so smoothly and with the service I received, that over the years I have purchased not only for myself but for other beekeepers. Looking back on some of my oldest wood, it’s still in excellent condition.”

Eileen (Guernsey)

Information

About honey

Brightening our breakfasts and sweetening our tea - we all know how delicious honey is. However, many of us might not be aware of quite how beneficial it is to our health as well as our taste buds! For useful information, how-to guides and more, visit our brand-new blog!

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Useful properties of honey

  • regulates metabolic processes

  • increases immunity

  • honey improves blood composition

  • help to cope with insomnia

  • gives energy to the body, restores strength

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