Hounslow and Brentford Friends of the Earth Bee Walk

Why is Friends of the Earth campaigning on bees?

Because bees are in trouble

Bee numbers in Britain have fallen dramatically in recent years. Three bumblebee species are already extinct.

Many factors are causingĀ bees’ decline – from habitat loss, to disease, to climate change. There is also growing evidence that some pesticides harm bees.

Because we need bees

Bees areĀ essential to our food supply, economy and quality of life: Continue reading

Preparations for a stall

A heavily canvassed stall at Boston Manor Park in January 2003, followed by preparations for a stall at the Watermans Arts Centre, with nappy displays and lots of leaflet folding interrupted by needed cups of tea.

Watermans in July?