Bee stings almost as deadly as snake bites, study reveals - The Age

"Australia's first study into venomous bites and stings found that bees caused 25 deaths in Australia over the past 13 years, second only to snake bites, which caused 27 deaths in that period. Two deaths from hornet and wasp stings were also recorded. ...."

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The Association's apiary in North Shropshire

The Association maintains an apiary at an organic farm in North Shropshire.

We hold regular meetings at the apiary during the summer, where members new and old can gain experience in handling bees.

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