Nuclei And Queens

5 Frame British Standard (National) Nucleus £199.00 (collection only)

Hive Bits & Pieces

Castellated Spacers

Correx Sheet


Bee Course (Off Site)

Hive Equipment

Porter Bee Escapes

Queen Introduction Cage

Stainless Steel Hive Tool




Adopt A Hive

Adopt A Complete Hive

The Bee Garden

Bees at the bottom of the garden

Honey Extraction

Honey Jar labels (14 per sheet)

Tamper proof labels - White pack of 20

Suit Repairs

Repairs - Broken Zips, Ripped Veils, and torn suits

Our new beecam is available by clicking here. Please note that the username is Viewer and leave the password blank. You will have to download an ActiveX control to view the bees. You can pan tilt and zoom the camera to see the hives, the bees and one of our new Octagon hives with bees in it.

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Welcome to Fragile Planet Beekeeping Supplies

We can supply all your beekeeping needs including wooden bee hives, hive tools, smokers, bee suits, bee feeders and much more. We specialise in providing gentle Buckfast bees in a 5-frame nucleus box. We supply our gentle Buckfast queens and bees from June.
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Buy At Our Amazing Prices

Complete kit with Cedar WBC Hive, Bees, Suit etc.
Complete Kit with bees - All you need to start, Suit, WBC Hive, Bees, Book
Only £749.00 COLLECT ONLY
Includes our complete beekeepers kit

A choice of a Full M, L or XL Complete Beekeeper (Suit,Smoker, Hive Tool,Gloves)
Please specify the size of suit you require

Our handmade WBC is made from Welsh Western Red Cedar and painted in white

Also comprises -


Open mesh floor/stand with integeral landing board

Three external lifts (one deep, three shallow)

Gabled roof covered with an aluminium sheet (painted black)



One brood box fitted with 5 DN4 frames and wired foundation

Queen Excluder

Two super boxes fully fitted withSN4 frames and wired  foundation

Crown Board fitted with two Porter Bee Escapes

And also

4-Pint Rapid Feeder


Bee Brush

Brood and Super fitted with Economy Hoffman Frames and Undrawn Premium Wax Wired Foundation

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Also includes
A nucleus of bees  click here for details The nucleus comes either through the post (chargeable) or you can collect from our apiary in Shropshire where you can see your  bees flying prior to pick up. The colony consists of a laying queen, active bees, developing larvae and stores.
Please note that delivery of bees will be charged for at our current rate for delivering nuclei.
Excellent value and a superb kit

Also includes Alan Campion's excellent book -Bees at the bottom of the Garden
We still have some limited availabilty of Nuclei but otherwise orders placed now will have the Nucleus shipped from June 2014
We will send the Suit , Hive etc now and the Nucleus when they're ready
Please note when purchasing this kit the Brood  chamber will come fitted with 5 frames and foundation. The remaining frames will arrive with the Nucleus of  bees

For expert helpful advice please call Tony on 01691 672869

We are always willing to  help you and discuss bees and how to keep them.
Call in at our shop, or give us aring

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Call us NOW on 01691 672869 for helpful and friendly advice

Sorry - temporarily out of stock - please contact us for further details
Stainless Steel Hive Tool In Stock Details
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