Latex gloves sizes 6 / 7/ 12 currently unavailable - Leather gloves will be sent in there place. Please call 03443262010 if starter kit is sold out.
Our hive starter kits make starting your hive simple. Fully assembled and complete with everything you need to get your colony going, our kits are available for National, WBC and Poly hives. We know everything there is to know about keeping bees, so expect a high quality kit, with all the essential items to get you started.
Poly hives are lighter and cheaper than wooden choices, so they’re often popular with beginners. By nature, they also provide fantastic insulation for your colony, so they will keep them warmer during the winter and cooler during the summer.
Includes: Roof, Cover Board, Super with 11 Hoffman SN4 Frames & Wired Foundation, Plastic Queen Excluder, Brood Chamber with 11 Hoffman DN4 Frames & Wired Foundation, Mesh Floor, Ratchet Hive Strap, Entrance Reducer with Slider.
Included in your starter kit:-
Assembled Polyhive Hive.
All in One white beekeepers’ suit with fencing hood. Choose from size small to XXL
Latex gloves. Choose from size 7 to 12
The BBKA Guide to Beekeeping Book
A hive tool
A bee brush
Rapid plastic feeder 2L
A small galvanised smoker and 1kg of Smoker Pellets
A small metal honey for sale sign
PLUS, £10 off your first subscription to BeeCraft Magazine.
When ordering large items please provide your phone number so that the courier can contact you if necessary.
We aim to dispatch every order within 3 to 5 working days.
Please note that when several items are ordered they may not all be delivered at the same time.
All prices include VAT.
Our new courier DPD provides a Follow my Parcel service. Supplying you with a one hour time window via email or SMS and allowing you to track your parcel on a map.
Scottish Highlands, Scottish Islands, Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, Scilly Isles & Northern Island: All orders will incur a £15.00 surcharge.
Orders outside of the UK: If you wish to place an order for delivery outside of the UK. Please call us on 0344 326 2010 or email firstname.lastname@example.org we will be happy to quote for the order and cost of delivery.
We may need to contact you regarding delivery so please provide a contact telephone number with all orders.
Some of our products are not suitable for sending via Royal Mail or courier and can only be purchased by visiting our shop. These items are clearly marked on our website.
It is regretted that no responsibility can be accepted for jar breakages by carriers. All jars include lids.
Clothing Styles and colours may vary to those shown.
Payment with Order:Credit/Debit cards are debited at the time of ordering.
Cancellation: If you wish to cancel your order, please contact us on 0344 326 2010. Calls will cost the same as calling a standard landline number. You have the right to cancel your order any time up to 14 days after receipt.
You must take reasonable care of the goods whilst in your possession and they must be returned to us promptly at your cost. If the item is large, then we can arrange collection. There will be a charge. We reserve the right to cancel any order. We are under a legal duty to supply goods that are in conformity with the contract.
Delivery Liability: Please inspect your delivery on receipt. It is your responsibility to contact us with any issues within 5 working days.