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Bee Hive Live Stream

Bee Hive Cameras Live Stream

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 Honey produced by our […]

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Sir David Richards, Patron of Volition

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 […]

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Beekeeping newsletter 14th May 2020

What a difference a year makes! As I wander through the silence of the Cathedral, making my way to the spiral staircase that will take me to the roof, I am reminded that only a year ago we were celebrating Manchester City’s Premier League title win. The Cathedral was bustling with people and equipment the […]

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Heavenly Honey Production 2019

Smile everyone, say bees. Volition Volunteers harvesting the first batch of Heavenly Honey in 2019 ably assisted by our very own Dean Govender.  August sees the start of the honey season so this week has seen volition volunteers transporting the first of the frames of honey off the cathedral roof and down the medieval staircase for extraction.

Dress code was strictly hygiene with everyone looking the part in hairnets and aprons.  With the first stage of Heavenly Honey production completed the first jars of 2019 will soon be available.

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