Paul Handrick and Clare-Louise Donelan are from the Bee Sanctuary of Ireland and have started the ambitious ‘National Meadowland Project’. We’re talking to them about side stepping the old style of farming in favour of creating the perfect conditions for the 98 kinds of wild bees in Ireland with the only dedicated native wild bee sanctuary on the planet.
We’re also talking to novice bee-keeper Adam Sherry about the logistics of setting up your very own hive.
PLUS Jack Charlton, The Sopranos (it’s a new show, have you heard of it?) and Cllrs petitioning em, the council for more outdoor toilets.