‘BOTHER WITH BEES’, an important matter and the subject of a talk by Dr Bill Block, a local beekeeper, whose is an Emeritus Fellow of the British Antarctic Survey. Insect pollination contributes hugely to British agriculture and honey bees play an important role in it. Beekeeping has changed dramatically over recent decades with pests and diseases increasing in importance together with changes in agriculture. After an introduction to modern beekeeping, Bill will discuss how these challenges are being met. Tuesday, 21st October 2014, Haslingfield Village Hall, 8:00 PM. Everyone is mst welcome. Members and school age free. Small charge for visitors.