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Beekeeping in urban/industrial areas of Wales-for ITV Cymru

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 19, 2013 6:14 am    Post subject: Beekeeping in urban/industrial areas of Wales-for ITV Cymru Reply with quote

I was sent this email from my local BKA so if you are interested please get in touch with the News Trainee below



Anyone interested in helping this News Trainee? Please read bottom message sent to the WBKA Publicity officer.

----- Forwarded Message -----
Sent: Tuesday, 18 June 2013, 14:08
Subject: Fwd: Fw: ITV Wales bees

---------- Original Message ----------
From: -----

Date: 12 June 2013 at 13:45
Subject: Fw: ITV Wales bees

Can you circulate to members please?

James is making some intitial enquiries - specifically, at the moment, about beekeeping in urban or industrial areas. Can anyone suggest a beekeeper - or two - who might fit this?

Any other information gratefully received.

----- Forwarded Message -----
From: "Crichton-smith, James" <james>
Sent: Wednesday, 12 June 2013, 12:02
Subject: ITV Wales bees

Dear ***,

I work for ITV Cymru Wales and am interested in finding out more about bees in Wales for a possible story. I understand that this time of year is when bees swarm together and am interested to go out with someone who is responsible for collecting swarms of bees and re-locating them. I wondered whether you may be able to help me with this or had any contacts who could.

I am also interested in finding out more about bee keeping in general and whether its popularity is increasing, why this might be and whether cities are becoming hotspots for bee keeping.

Any help with these queries would be greatly appreciated. I look forward to hearing from you soon.

Kind regards,

James Crichton-Smith
ITV News trainee | 07769243405

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