Kew Gardens https://www.kew.org/ In the 1980’s l was a seed collector for Kew – Wakehurst Place, in Sulawesi, California and France
REGUA reserve, Brazil
I am a Trustee of this rainforest charity . Check out their website for a wonderful place to stay and walk their trails http://regua.org/
Buglife – The Invertebrate Conservation Trust — I was a Trustee for two terms. https://www.buglife.org.uk/

The Royal Entomological Society (RES) https://www.royensoc.co.uk/
I served on the Committee
Mark Cooper, Chartered Landscape Architects at http//mcalandscape.co.uk

Mantel Farm Shop, Henley’s Down, Battle, E. Sussex. 01424 830357 info@mantel-farm.co.uk
https://mantelfarmshop.co.uk

Miss Debbie Marriage, MRTPI
debbie@djmtp.co.uk
One of the finest, astute planners in the SE
01273 597485 07579 822550
Hastings & Rother Swift Conservation Group.
https://www.swift-conservation.org/Local%20Swift%20Groups.htm
Out and about – dogs allowed on most walks – check first
http://battleramblers.org/home/4540803018  

Battle Ramblers:

Quiz answers:

Question Answers
1.   Hymenoptera
2.   Thin waist
3.   2004
4 2016
5 2016  Tetbury, Gloucs
6.   Seven:  Lancs (ex Lincs), Cornwall, Yorks (Hull), Surrey, Hants, Kent
8.   September
9.   Yes
10. Vespa velutina
11. Velvety
12. 2    Embryo and Aerial
13. 1800 females (plus 1800 males if food (bees) available)
14. Blackness
15. 6000 by Sept
16. No natural predators
17. 6mm
18. 8mm
19. Yes
20. Yes