Bee Rescue and Conservation

Bee Rescue and Conservation

Bee Identification For most people its not normally necessary to need to know  the difference between a bee and a wasp or a bee and a hover fly, or a honey bee and a bumble bee, but for those that find themselves needing to know hopefully we can help you out. Between...
Bee Stings

Bee Stings

The bees stinger resembles a hypodermic needle with barbs and is used to inject a mixture of alkali venom and acid into the skin. The alkali venom contains several kinds of proteins and enzymes which are believed to cause allergic reactions of varying degrees. Sting...
Honey Bee Swarms

Honey Bee Swarms

Honey Bee or something else? From May through to September we receive a lot of calls for bees many of which are bumble bees, it used to be that most of these bumble bee calls were for bee nests in compost heaps, beneath wooden decking and other similar locations....
Honey bee cutout – Wenvoe

Honey bee cutout – Wenvoe

This was one of our earlier cutouts if we had known then what we know now this would have been a much more straightforward job. We had been expecting to find the colony behind the wood cladding, but as you can see it wasn’t there, so on this occasion we...