Know Your Bees!

The UK has an amazing 270 species of bees, 250 of which are solitary.  Identifying them can be tricky – for example, some have…

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Counting Bees

This week I was very lucky to go out with other like-minded folk from the Bumblebee Conservation Trust to count bumblebees.  What a lovely…

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Beautiful Wild Cornflowers

Cornflowers are lovely little blue wildflowers.  Where once they were abundant, growing wildly in cornfields, the Cornflower is now a rare sight in the…

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Bee Garden Party

  The Bee Garden Party is an event hosted by Radio 4’s Martha Kearney and Classic FM’s Bill Turnbull, and arranged in conjunction with…

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