The first Asian Hornet of 2019 has been found in the British Isles. A foundress queen hornet emerged from hibernation at St Heliers Bay on the island of Jersey. So it is time when you do your spring inspection to start thinking on the actions that we need to take. To support this the BBKA have a map showing were asian hornets have been sighted and captured. The link is https://www.bbka.org.uk/asian-hornet-incursion-map. Also the latest action plan can be read here https://www.bbka.org.uk/News/blog-latest-on-asian-hornet-2019-plan-drawn-up.