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Looking for honey from local hives; raw honey with local pollen, Manuka honey, honey in combs or other types of honey in Sussex, England?  Scroll down this page and you will see the aall of thoses in Sussex, England, sorted by county. ALWAYS call before you go to confirm the info, they don't always report changes to me!

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Updates for July 2024

July 2024: The bees are just waking up in the northern hemisphere, so it will be a few months before 2024 honey is ready, but most apiaries have plenty from the last season in stock

Local Honey listings, by county

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East Sussex

  • Aecre Honey - 2024 Permanently closed Honey (retail), Honey (wholesale), Raw honeys, Beeswax candles, Other honey products, Beekeeping supplies, Tours, Honey from hives on the farm
    Bevendean Crescent, Brighton, BN2 4RA. Phone: 01273 974 120. Email: info@aecre.co.uk. Open: Hours vary considerably; please see our website or Facebook page for current availability and hours. Directions: Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, AmEx. Click here for our Facebook page. (ADDED: August 27, 2019)
  • Hive and& Keeper - raw honey from Hampshire, Norfolk, Surrey, Sussex
    Sold online, Hampshire, Norfolk, Surrey, Sussex. Phone: 07971 453330. Email: Emily@hiveandkeeper.com. Open: sold online. Bee one of the lucky ones to experience the authentic taste of British raw honey, sourced directly from the buzzing hives nestled in gardens, woodlands, meadows, and fields across the United Kingdom. Each jar is a celebration of pure, British craftsmanship in beekeeping, offering a unique and naturally diverse flavor profile. Our limited-edition collections produce only 70-450 jars per batch, making each spoonful a rare and exclusive treat. Discover the richness and complexity of raw honey that's as varied and beautiful as the UK landscapes it comes from.
  • Kent & Sussex Apple Juice and Cider Centre - Honey, PYO: Apples, plums, blackberries, blackcurrants, gooseberries
    Perryhill Orchard, Edenbridge Road, Hartfield. Phone: 01892 770595. Open: Although not available this year, P.Y.O. is usually available between June and October from a variety of soft fruits, apples, and pears. When we do resume PYO again in the future you will be able to enjoy picking: Blackberries, Plums (Czar, Victoria, Valour, and Marjorie seedlings), Apples (Discovery, Katy, James Grieve, Perryhill Pippin, Cox’s Orange Pippin, Golden Delicious, Bramley, Egremont Russet, Spartan, Red Jonathan, Winston, Jonagold)
    Pears (Conference, Concorde, Comice), We apologise for any inconvenience. Directions: Equidistant (5m) Tunbridge Wells & E Grinstead. On B2026 1 mile N of Hartfield village. Commercial fruit farm with farm shop and PYO; home deliveries possible; also at local farmers' markets. The farm shop has Orchard & soft fruits, fresh vegetables, free range eggs, preserves, honey, local and other wines, fruit juices. Facilities: Ample parking, scenic walks, easy access for disabled. (UPDATED: July 10, 2015, JBS)
  • Oast Farm Buxted - Honey from hives on the farm, blackberries, currants (red and black), gooseberries, raspberries (red), strawberries, Fresh eggs, U-pick and already picked
    Oast Farm, Lephams Bridge, Buxted, TN224AU. Phone: 01825 733592. Open: Monday to Saturday from 9am to 4;30pm Sunday 10am to 3;30pm. Directions: We are on the A272 between Buxted and Five Ash Down. Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards. (UPDATED: July 10, 2015, JBS) (ADDED: June 23, 2014)

West Sussex

  • Grange Farm Shop and PYO - Honey, Apples, currants (red and black), gooseberries, pears, plums, rhubarb, strawberries, Other fruit or veg, U-pick and already picked, gift shop
    Grange Farm, Funtington, Near Chichester, PO18 9LN. Phone: 01243575372. Email: enquiries@grangefarmshop.com. Open: PYO open Monday to Saturday 9 am to 4 pm according to crop availability which is usually May to late October; Our farm shop is open Monday to Saturday 9 am to 5 p;m all year. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Picking updates: Click here for picking updates. Directions: Grange Farm is situated at the western edge of the village of Funtington only five miles from Chichester. The orchard and PYO is on the south side of the road with the shop on the north side. There is plenty of parking on both sides of the road. Click here for a map and directions. Free tastings of our fruit always available. Payment: Cash, Cheque, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. We also grow rhubarb, gooseberries, asparagus, damsons, greengages. 11 varieties of apples, 8 varieties of plums, and 4 varieties of pears. Our farm shop stocks a wide range of foods and gifts. We also stock cheeses, locally baked cakes and bread, biscuits, pies, preserves, our own fruit juices, honey, smoked fish, cards and presents. We support local farmers and British manufacturers. The shop is lively and interesting and as far removed from a supermarket as it is possible to be so if you care about food miles you will enjoy shopping with us. (UPDATED: July 9, 2015, JBS) (UPDATED: August 01, 2011) (ADDED: May 22, 2008) 
  • Roundstone Farm - Honey, Strawberries, Raspberries, Gooseberries, Blackcurrants, Redcurrants, Tayberries, Loganberries, Blackberries, Rhubarb, Plums, Beetroot, Broad Beans, Broccoli, Butternut Squash, Cabbages, Carrots, Cauliflower, Chinese Cabbage, Courgettes, French Beans, Kohl Rabi, Mange Tout Peas, Marrows, Onions, Pak Choi, Peas, Pumpkins, Runner Beans, Spinach, Sugar Snaps Peas, Swede, Sweetcorn, Turnips and Wallflowers.
    Littlehampton Road, Ferring (near Worthing), West Sussex BN12 6PW.  Phone: 01903 783817. Alternate phone: 01903 770670. Open: from late May until the end of September, subject to weather, 7 days a week, from 9am to 5pm (Last customer 4:30pm). Directions: Map: click here. A259 north side, between Worthing and Littlehampton at Ferring. Farm offers fruit and vegetables for PYO and in farm shop. Extensive PYO range. The farm shop has orchard & soft fruits, fresh vegetables, fresh herbs, dairy produce, free range eggs, locally baked bread, preserves, cakes, fruit juices, honey. Ample parking, picnic area, plants & shrubs, toilets, tractor rides, easy access for disabled, car boot sales . (UPDATED: July 10, 2015, JBS)
  • Sussex Bee Farm - Honey (retail), Honey (wholesale), Raw honey, Whipped honey, Heather honey, Sunflower honey, Wildflower honey, Beeswax, Candles, Pollen, Comb honey, Honey lip balm, Honey skin lotion, Crystallized honey, Other honey products, Beekeeping supplies, nucs, queens, hives, Swarm control and removal, Tours and/or demonstrations, Beekeeping classes, Honey from hives on the farm, Local honey from within 50 miles, restrooms, Cell service cell phones work here
    Storrington Road, Pulborough, RH20 3EP. Phone: n/a. Email: hello@sussexbeefarm.com. Open: not open to public except for Beekeeping Experience days or course which are bookable on website; Arundel Farmers Market - 3rd Saturday of the month Steyning Farmers Market - 1st Saturday of the month Shoreham Farmers Market - 2nd Saturday of the month. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, All credit cards. They also have a "beekeeping experience". Here's a brief synopsis, see more about it on their website. Led by our experienced beekeeper, you will learn about all types of bees and pollinators, and the vital role they play in our ecosystem. Then we’ll take a look at the various equipment used in both modern and ancient beekeeping. Using an observation hive we’ll discuss the lifecycle of the honeybee, how and why they make honey, and why bees swarm. Get hands on with a Hive Inspection. You'll suit up in protective gear and get up close and personal with the bees, getting hands-on experience with beekeeping techniques. Together we’ll undertake a hive inspection using all the knowledge learnt earlier in the day. You’re guaranteed to find the Queen!
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    (ADDED: March 29, 2024)