Author Archives: Kevin Cook

LONDON LITERATURE FESTIVAL 20 May – 5 June 2013

By   May 18, 2013

A Future Without Bees

Southbank Festival

During the forthcoming South Bank Centre Literary Festival this month, there are bee related events and debates. DAVE GOULSON will be in town on Sunday 26 May 2013 to discuss: “A Future Without Bees”.

http://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/whatson/a-future-without-bees-73610

 

EBKA Queen Rearing Lecture 23 May 2013

By   May 18, 2013

New Queen

CLIVE DE BRUYN will be telling to all about aspects of “queen rearing” in this specialist lecture at the Links Room,Trinity Methodist Church, Rainsford Road, Chelmsford, CM1 2XB on 23 May 2013 at 7.30pm. This talk is open to all EBKA members. 12 members from Essex divisions will go on to attend further practical instruction by Clive over the summer.

RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW 21- 25 May 2013

By   May 18, 2013

RBC Blue Water Roof Garden

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See NIGEL DUNNETT’S  new urban rooftop garden at Chelsea designed with bees in mind. Cross your fingers for a gold medal !   http://www.rhs.org.uk/Shows-Events/RHS-Chelsea-Flower-Show/2013/Gardens/Garden-directory/RBC-Blue-Water-Roof-Garden

A Sting in the Tale

By   May 18, 2013

 BBC RADIO 4  Book of the Week 6-10 May 2013

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In his new book DAVE GOULSON  details the mysterious ways of the bumblebee.

Read by Tim McInnerny.       http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b01s4g6p

 

Definitely worth a listen ! Bought the book at Hatchards last week and read it all the way home on the tube. Laughed out loud. Hilarious AND informative!  CN 18/05/13