Vobster Quay Inland Diving Centre added 4 new photos.
A little known fact is that we have honey bees at Vobster Quay and we are so pleased to say that all 3 bee colonies have come through the winter in grand style!
Lots of bees are flying and pollen was being taken in (which is a good indicator of baby bees). Fingers crossed the spring stays mild, well be off to a flying start for the season. They had even paid their ground rent for the hives in beeswax, now available in the shop for your zips!
Save the bees! Street artists Louis Masai Michel & Jim Vision created these graffiti artworks around London to draw attention to bee decline.
Just this week, a bee scientist announced the UK government may have drawn the wrong conclusions from a study into the impact of neuro-active insecticides on bees.
The study was used to support the government's position that the insecticides do not threaten bees. Read more here >> [WEBLINK