Welcome to Nick’s Bees. Nick has been keeping bees since 2010 on the Hertfordshire Essex border as a hobby. 


Nick’s Bees Honey is 100% natural English local honey, collected from wildflower meadows, allotments, gardens and countryside fields.

It is harvested from apiaries, then jarred by location and season, resulting in a range of deliciously different range of honeys.

Nick sells his honey from home and from local farmer’s markets.

…continue here for Honey Sales


Nick harvests beeswax from the processing of honey and then turns it into a range of products, most commonly candles.

Natural beeswax candles have an aroma all their own.

Blog Posts

Processing the harvest

  Last weekend was take up with processing honey in 2 ways – one “normal” extraction and the other Cut comb processing. I thought i would talk about them both a little “Normal” Extraction So for, I think, the majority of ‘modern’ beekeepers


The bees, ahh the bees. Well, they are all back from the borage and all survived (since I lost one to wasps); I thought they hadn’t but they were just light on transport. I’d oddly lost one on treatment, the entrance was closed down and I think basically they got trapped inside, and with large …


Nick’s Bees can be contacted as follows

Nick Holmes
102 Chippingfield
CM17 0DL 


Tel : 077 307 357 52