Our bees are in trouble but you can help

Across the country bees and other pollinators are in serious decline. We must act now to reverse this worrying trend before itís too late. Capital Bee is campaigning for bee-friendly practices that will benefit both Londonís people and pollinators.

Europe bans bee-harming pesticides

Bees across Europe can breathe a small sigh of relief as the European Commission moves to introduce a two year moratorium on the pesticides most closely associated with bee decline.

The ban is expected to come into force on 1st December and will apply to three insecticides belonging to the neonicotinoid family.