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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Introduction to Solitary Bees at Old Sulehay

Sunday, June 24, 2018 - 10:00 to 16:00

This workshop will give participants an introduction to the ecology and identification of solitary bees. Presentations will cover the identification and ecology of some of the more commonly encountered genera. Time will be spent on site catching and identifying live insects and studying their habitat requirements.

There will also be the opportunity to examine prepared specimens and explore some of the literature and resources available to help to take your learning further.

Age limits or guidance

Suitable for adults

Cost details

£40 standard, £115 professional,

Register in Advance

To attend this event please register in advance.


Wheelchair users and People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance

Did you know?


Honeydew is a sugary fluid produced by many plant sucking insects like aphids.

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