Bedfordshire Beekeepers Association maintains a list of it’s members that are willing to come out to collect honey bee swarms. Please check the map or list to find someone in your local area – if you are not based in Bedfordshire, please contact your local Beekeeping Association. Before you contact a beekeepers please read So you think you have a swarm of bees.

For each beekeeper listed there is an indication of how far that beekeeper is willing to travel. PLease make sure that you contact a beekeeper that has indicated he is willing to travel to your area. When contacting a beekeeper to discuss removal of a swarm please ask if they charge for their services.

Remember, this is for HONEY BEES only, for all queries about Bumble Bees, Solitary Bees or Wasps contact your local pest controller or you can try Jason Hilliard on 01234 838391. For more information about identification of honey bees and swarms please see So you think you have a swarm of bees.

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