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Princess Gwenllian
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Joined: 10 Feb 2014
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Location: North Carmarthenshire, Wales, UK

PostPosted: Mon Feb 10, 2014 8:24 pm    Post subject: Forming a group Reply with quote

I'm really keen to start a group on natural beekeeping in the West Wales area.
I have 1 Warre at present, hopefully it will survive this winter, and I hope to colinise another Warre this year. Very Happy [/b]
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Gareth
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Location: UK, England, Cotswolds

PostPosted: Tue Feb 11, 2014 10:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

If you get something up and running, consider putting a pin on this map so that others can find you.
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crookie
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Joined: 11 Mar 2012
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Location: Dorking, Surrey, UK

PostPosted: Fri Feb 21, 2014 8:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Gareth,

how do you update the details on this map ?
I could put some more info in for the Surrey group.

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Chris

I've PM'd you.
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 11, 2014 10:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

ok.
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I see.
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 11, 2014 10:39 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

What you want to say.
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