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Asian Hornet Research Project – Exeter University

BJ Sherriff support Exeter University in their many important research projects – the latest being an important study of the Asian Hornet which we have heard has been 

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The annual charity BEE Fayre is back and buzzier than ever!

  BJ Sherriff presents two days of activities, talks and fun in aid of the Bumblebee Conservation Trust, Cornwall Wildlife Trust – Bee Kind Appeal, Bees Abroad and Bees

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Update on London Marathon

On April 24 2016, Ian Wallace, from  Quince Honey Farm, ran the Virgin London Marathon in aid to raise money for Bees Abroad, a charity which relieves poverty through beeke

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WIN an afternoon tea with Sophie Allport

We have teamed-up with Sophie Allport to offer one lucky winner a handpicked hamper filled gorgeous goodies for afternoon tea. Sophie Allport is a family run business which

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Shortlisted for the Small Manufacturer of the Year Award

  We were so pleased to have been shortlisted for the Small Manufacturer of the Year Award by the Cornwall Manufacturers Group. The judges visited us here at Sherriff HQ

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Martin’s Half Marathon in a Bee Suit

We recently made Martin Jones, a bee enthusiast and supporter of Bees For Development, a light-weight bee suit for him to run the Cardiff Half Marathon in. He sent us the foll

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Corsican Road Side Hives

Angela Sherriff grabbed a quick photo opportunity while on holiday in Corsica last week. These bee hives were by the side of the wiggly coastal road of Cap Corse, NW Corsica.

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A ‘Honey Goodies’ Thank you From Australia

Valerie Pope from Pope’s Honey in South Australia won our ‘Box Full of Honey Goodies’ competition, and has just emailed us a picture of herself with the pa

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Free Tickets to National Honey Show 2013

We have five complimentary tickets to give away for the National Honey Show worth £15.00 each. The National Honey Show is an annual event and this year it will be held at St.

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And the ‘HONEY GOODIES’ winner is…

Congratulations to Valerie Pope, who has won our Honey Goodies competition  – A BOX FULL OF HONEY GOODIES WORTH OVER £65 will be on it’s way to her.  

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Antiques in the attic

We’ve just stumbled across some of our original advertising images from around 1968, which is when the Sherriff’s world of beekeeping all began, and when Brian

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Brian’s award for 15 years’ as a Coasterwatcher

Brian Sherriff may well be found in the Sherriff cutting room during the week, but he has been a volunteer Coastwatcher here in Cornwall at the weekend since 1997, and in reco

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Marathon in a bee suit?

Would you fancy running a half marathon in your bee suit??? No? Neither would we but bee enthusiast and Bees For Development supporter, Martin Jones, is going to do just that.

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Mentoring with life in the old suit yet!

Although Brian Sherriff can mostly be found in the Sherriff cutting room (where all our suits start-out), he is also mentoring a new beekeeper who has one hive. A few weeks

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Ghostly White Spider in The Garden

Can you see it? Angela came across this strange white spider lurking on a Cistus flower in her garden and managed to grab the camera in time before it ate this poor bee. So fa

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Free Trees

Here’s a great initiative by The Woodland Trust… They have 4000 free tree packs to give away to communities and schools this autumn. The closing date for applicati

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