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Discover the World of Bumblebees and Honeybees

Date :
June 23, 2019 10:00 am

End Date :
June 23, 2019 2:00 pm

Address :
Elsdon Village Hall, Elsdon, Northumberland, NE19 1AB

Price :

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Redesdale Beekeepers will give a talk about honeybees, show some of the equipment used for beekeeping and explain the life of honeybees. There will be the opportunity to see pollen and bee-structures under a microscope. Learn about bumblebee biology and how to identify common garden species.

In the afternoon put your new knowledge into practice with a local walk to find and identify bumblebees and discuss the suitability of different habitats for bees.

Please bring a packed lunch, suitable outdoor clothing and footwear.

Booking is essential.

This event is suitable for ages 14+. All persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

This is a Revitalising Redesdale Landscape Partnership event and is supported by The National Lottery Heritage Fund. To find out more phone 0191 284 6884.


Use our interactive DISCOVER map to explore the Rede Valley, facilities and places of interest to visit.


Revitalising Redesdale Partners are delivering a range of projects to “inspire and enable us all to care for Redesdale."

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