Swarm of bees captured on Watt Lane

There was drama on Watt Lane this morning as beekeeper John Young and his assistants captured a swarm of bees from a cherry tree.

Chris Batchelor recorded the events on camera and supplied us with the photos below.

Bees in the Watt Lane cherry tree
Bees in the Watt Lane cherry tree
Beekeeper John Young and his assistants
Beekeeper John Young and his assistants
John captures the bees
John captures the bees
John captures the bees
John captures the bees