Beechen Bees

Unstacking the hive

Unstacking the hive

By now most of you will know about our exciting new residents in the ARCH/St. Marks Road area. The hives are owned and managed by Andy Hepburn who recently moved to the area. Take a look at the “Beechen Bees” section of our widcombewest website to read Andy’s illustrated article introducing his bee colonies and describing how he manages them. It’s fascinating stuff!

 Bee Visits

Here are the dates on which Bee Visits with Andy Hepburn can be booked:

August: Sat 8th, Sat 15th, Fri 21st
September: Sat 5th, Sat 12th, Sat 19th, Sat 26th

Go to to book your place! It’s really simple – just tick the date you can do and enter your email address so that you can receive confirmation. The “Beechen Bees” section of the site (link above) also includes detailed information about what the visits entail and a list of do’s and dont’s.

Bees 16 Do take up this unique opportunity to take a close look at what the bees get up to – Andy has purchased all the protective kit. If you have any questions, simply email to


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