Did you know that we have bee hives at the University Hospital of Wales? During the autumn of 2019, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board and Cardiff University had two bee hives installed on the 2nd floor roof of the Cochrane Building funded by Cardiff & Vale Health Charity. This joint project has a dedicated … Continue reading Buzzing with our bee update!
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board’s bee hives are now registered on BeeBase which is the Animal and Plant Health Agency's (APHA) National Bee Unit website. The website is designed for beekeepers and supports Defra, Welsh Government and Scotland's Bee Health Programmes and the Healthy Bees Plan, which set out to protect and sustain our valuable … Continue reading Our bees are now registered on BeeBase!
We're pleased to announce that a case study on our bees at Our Orchard - Ein Berllan has been featured on the Biodiversity Wales website. The case study features on: Food - providing pollinator friendly food sources Five star accomodation - providing places for polinators to live Freedom from pesticides - avoiding chemicals that harm … Continue reading Our Bees at Our Orchard – Ein Berllan are featured on the Biodiversity Wales website
There was a buzz in the air when six members of staff from Cardiff and Vale University Health Board (UHB) recently took part in an Introduction to Beekeeping course, to promote health and wellbeing. Neil Jones, Paul Price, Sarah Dunne, Sharon Cornish, Jim Bax and Mike Lewis, who all work within the Mental Health Clinical … Continue reading Beekeeping course gives staff a buzz