Terry Hitchman

Terry Hitchman

Terry Hitchman

Terry HitchmanTerry lives in South Warwickshire in a village near Stratford-upon-Avon. He is a self employed builder with a farming background and his hobbies are beekeeping, farming and horses.

Terry has 35 years experience in beekeeping and has been a member of BIBBA for approximately 20 years. He purchased his first Apis mellifera mellifera virgin queen at the East Midlands bee breeding group’s Locko Park open day in 1992 and now has 25 colonies of native or near native bees.

He has been a member of the Stratford-upon-Avon Beekeepers’ Association committee for 19 years, Chairman for 10 years and, together with Peter Edwards, was instrumental in forming the Stratford Bee Improvement Group.

Terry has been a member of his local Parish Council for 38 years and the Parochial Church Council for 39 years, 12 years as Churchwarden.