Monthly Archives: May 2015

Vandals wreck community beehives hours after insects are installed

Vandals wreck community beehives hours after insects are installed POLICE are hunting vandals who wrecked community beehives costing thousands of pounds just hours after they were installed, and a reward of £5,000 has been offered by one local resident for … Continue reading

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Terrifying warning after DEADLY hornets that killed SIX in France arrive in the UK

Terrifying warning after DEADLY hornets that killed SIX in France arrive in the UK KILLER Asian hornets “four times the size of a wasp” which can kill an adult in minutes have arrived in Britain. And the threat to humans … Continue reading

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Let dandelions grow. Bees, beetles and birds need them

Dandelions are demonised as one of the most pernicious weeds, but hold back on the mowing and you’ll find a whole range of garden wildlife depends on them for food, writes Kate Bradbury A few weeks ago I walked past … Continue reading

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Wasps are among pests tackled at Hinckley hospital

Hospital staff have been forced to call out pest control teams to deal with rodents, ants and other pests 464 times in the last year. Shocking new figures show that there were 359 incidents across Leicester’s city hospitals, with the … Continue reading

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North East told to expect a wasp invasion – more than 10,000 people stung last year

Swarms of wasps could be set to invade ​the North East this summer, experts are warning. The cold winter followed by a mild spring mean conditions are perfect for the insects to thrive. And with more warm weather on its … Continue reading

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Is an invasion of wasps on its way

Is an invasion of wasps on its way. Wasp-haters could find themselves running for cover this summer – as experts predict a bumper year for the stinging insect. A survey issued by the British Pest Control Association found that Nottingham City … Continue reading

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Bumper year predicted for wasps

  And with forecasters predicting warmer than average weather for the rest of May and June, industry insiders are expecting a huge rise in both the number and size of nests. Figures produced by the British Pest Control Association last … Continue reading

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Adopt A Hive Swarm Rescue

Adopt A Hive Swarm Rescue 4/5/2015  First swarm this year.   At 5 pm this evening the phone rung, ( Ring Ring Ring ), do you rescue bees?, yes we do .. there are bees on our fence ( I … Continue reading

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