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Asian Hornet Alert

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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 …

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AGM & HONEY SHOW at 10:15 on 2nd March 2019 at The Bowling Pavilion, Heaton Park

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AGM & HONEY SHOW at 10:15 on 2nd March 2019 at The Bowling Pavilion, St. Margaret Road Entrance, Heaton Park, Prestwich M25 2SW.

HONEY SHOW: Staging of exhibits 09:00 – 10:00 – Judging 12:00 after the AGM

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Bee in the City – Educational Visits

Over the next few weeks a small group of our members here at Manchester & District Beekeepers Association are going to be doing specially developed, half-day, educational visits to local Manchester schools.

We have been at Irk Valley Community School today.  Teaching the importance of Bees, making wax candles and tasting Manchester honey.

They even have a bee as part …

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