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David Beckham ‘to launch his own honey brand after beekeeping during lockdown’

The star has a newfound love for beekeeping

David Beckham will reportedly ‘launch his own line of honey’.

He took up beekeeping during lockdown.

The former footballer, 45, kept himself busy at his Cotswolds estate by setting up his own beehive.

Wife Victoria, 46, shared a video of him hammering a hive together on Instagram.

In the clip she said: “And David decided to start building… beehives.”

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David and Victoria Beckham holed up in the Cotswolds for months (SplashNews)

Victoria Beckham surprised by David’s new hobby

She then asked her hubby: “Is that your new project darling?”

To which David proudly replied: “It is.”

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Henceforth, a source says he’s so hooked on the hobby he’d like to make a business out of it.

The source told The Scottish Sun: “Beekeeping started as a fun hobby early in lockdown.

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David Beckham will reportedly ‘launch his own line of honey’ (Credit: SplashNews.com)

David to launch ‘Beckham Bees’?

“But now David has become a bit obsessed. He has all the gear, and even built a hive.

“He finds it a total antidote to his mad London and Miami life.”

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Also, David has shared several beekeeping updates on his own Instagram account.

Whereas back in July, David shared his delight that his bees made honey.

In his beekeepers suit, he held up a frame covered in honey comb.


He captioned the snap with: “Progress”.

He also shared an adorable photo of daughter Harper, nine, dancing in a beekeeper’s suit.

This would be yet another venture for David.

In addition to his success as a footballer, he’s also become quite the businessman.

The Beckham brand is estimated to be worth £780 million.

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David and Victoria have built a brand worth hundreds of millions (Credit: SplashNews.com)

David is already worth hundreds of millions

As well as wife Victoria’s fashion brand, they also own an extensive property empire.

David has his own perfume brand. And he is partial owner of US football team Miami FC.

This includes Haig whiskey, Breitling watches and even Sainsbury’s.

He and his family have been hold up at their £6 million Cotswolds estate over lockdown.

Fortunately it’s a sprawling estate and they’ve been able to enjoy plenty of country pursuits over the summer.

Their eldest child, Brooklyn, even got engaged during their time in isolation.

Brooklyn, 21, announced his engagement to Nicola Peltz, 25, in July.

Nicola is an American actress and the heiress daughter of a billionaire.

*ED has contacted David Beckham’s representative for comment.

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