Canon Adrian Rhodes has joined the Volition team as our Volunteer Bee Coordinator. Known as the “Canon Apiarist” at Manchester Cathedral Adrian has been a beekeeper since 2011, keeping bees at home, on the roof of Manchester Cathedral and is mentor to our volunteers who look after the Beehives at Manchester Cathedral and the Printworks. […]Read More
Sir David Richards has become a patron of Volition Community following a visit last year to see the work of this charity. Welcoming Sir David, the Dean of Manchester thanked Sir David for his commitment to this programme which runs from Manchester and Liverpool Cathedrals. Sir David, encouraged at the outcomes of this programme of […]Read More
A short video showcasing Manchester Cathedral Bees by Adam York Gregory Manchester Cathedral Bees from Adam York Gregory on Vimeo. Bee Hive Cameras We currently have two bee hive cameras upon the flat roof of Manchester Cathedral, click on the play button below to view the bees and their hives. Heavenly […]Read More
We love our bees on the roof of the Cathedral and our Apiarist’s are regularly up there ensuring the bees are in good shape. Our latest venture on to the roof gave us the opportunity to take some great pictures of the hives and the bees in situ which we are delighted to share a selection of with you.
As you’ll see the honey production is in full swing, and we expect a good harvest of Honey around September this year. Please check back closer to this time to reserve your jar of Heavenly Honey as they always sell out rapidly.