Data Protection and Cookie Policy

The information about you held by Shipston Beekeepers (SBK) has been stored on paper and computer records. This will be used by SBK solely for purposes directly relating to its activities and, as a non-profit making organisation SBK is exempt from having to notify the Information Commissioner or to appear on a public register. The information will, where appropriate, be shared with other SBK members, BBKA, WBKA, Bee Disease Insurance (BDI) and BeeCraft for purposes of facilitating communication, membership records, arranging insurance and managing subscriptions, respectively, and may be passed on to the National Bee Unit (a section of DEFRA) should it be requested for bee disease inspections. SBK will not pass on or sell information to any other body unless legally obliged to do so.

SBK is a branch of the WBKA (registration number 500276), whose policy can be found here:


Cookie Policy

This site uses a few cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience. In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping baskets, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics. As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better.

However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

To be clear we’ve informed you that we use cookies so if you continue to browse the site some will be set unless you disable cookies in your browser (see above).