Asian Hornet – NBU Summary of 2023

Vespa velutina male. Photograph by Gilles San Martin. This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic license.

At the National Honey Show on 27th October, Nigel Semmence from the National Bee Unit (NBU) gave a report on the current situation with the Asian hornet. It is a very informative video that all beekeepers will find worthwhile viewing. See

More information on the yellow-legged Asian hornet can be found here.