In partnership with the Isle of Wight Festival we raise awareness of the troubles bees face, along with fundraising for essential bee research and conservation.
Bees are the world’s most extraordinary pollinating force, ensuring that commercial crops, wild flowers and trees produce the fruits and seeds that feed a huge array of other wildlife (and us!).
Bees have suffered in recent times from the decline in the wildflowers that give them the nectar and pollen that they need and from the loss of safe nesting places. Donations raised this year will help to continue to improve the new Bee Reserve in Newchurch, and start to identify new potential reserves in other previously undiscovered sites.
So far we have: