Free Pest Advice Number
Same Day Pest Control Service

Bee Removal Image

Bee Removal in South East England


We would always encourage you to live with bees and while we are happy to re-locate swarms of honey bees outside the nest, please note that on ethical grounds Pest Professionals will not attempt eradication of honey bees under any circumstances. If you have a honey bee colony in an inaccessible place such as a chimney, we can put you in touch with a specialist relocation service who will discuss the options with you – just email . We will also only ever consider eradication of bumble bees as an absolute last resort in rare situations such as where life can be demonstrated to be in danger or if important work cannot be completed without action being taken, and we will always look at relocation first.

If you have an issue with bees or a worrying bees nest at your property or workplace the Pest Professionals in the South East of England can help. We provide you with instant service in two very effective steps:

The no obligation phone consultation service applies to both residential and business customers in the Peterborough area. No bee problem or bees nest removal job is too big or too small for us to look at. Where relevant we are able to advise on any immediate action required to safeguard your health, property or belongings in advance of a visit. If a visit is required we let you know if there will be a call out fee and also advise on the likely costs of any bee removal should it be necessary.

Bee Friendly Pest Control

Bees form complex social colonies with a solitary fertile queen and are an extremely important pollinator. As such our first priority as pest controllers when bee’s nest removal is required is to keep the bee hive alive and intact.

The key is to locate an experienced beekeeper who will receive the bee hive and maintain it, and we can usually assist in this task.

Worker bees form the considerable bulk of the colony and their numbers can reach over 30,000 in the height of the season. Some workers remain with the queen to tend her, nourish the larvae, produce honey, create new wax honeycombs for the larvae and safeguard the nest. More mature workers go out from the nest in the search for sources of nectar and pollen. The queen may lay a million eggs in her lifetime.

Bees are normally not thought of as pests and (unless provoked) will not attack you. The sting of worker bees is barbed and can not be retracted, and carries a poison sac which continues to pump venom.

A small minority of people are hyper allergic to this venom and if a hive is in close proximity to people, for instance, nearby to your house, or even in it (chimneys being a prime candidate), action may be needed to move it. This should only ever be undertaken by an experienced pest controller or bee keeper, each of whom will wear special protective clothing.

Eradication is very much a last option for a pest controller, and will depend on his ability to take out the honeycomb and/or seal the nest after the main task is completed. There is a significant risk of secondary poisoning if robber bees gain access to a previously poisoned nest and carry the insecticide back to their home colony.

How To Tell The Difference Between Bees and Wasps

Bee Pest Removal Wasp Pest Removal
Both bees and wasps are members of the Hymenoptera order of insects, but they can be readily distinguished from each other. Honey bees are usually dark brown, with a light orange/amber band and, notably, they are hairy. Wasps possess bright yellow and black stripes and have a constricted waist and smooth skin.

If you are in need of sound advice or a speedy solution to bee problem or a bees nest removal anywhere in the towns and villages of the South East – speak to us.

serving the


Grays, Dartford, Sevenoaks, Tunbridge Wells, Hailsham, Eastbourne, Bexhill, Hastings, Dungeness, Folkestone, Dover, Margate, Isle of Sheppey, Rochester, Maidstone, Tonbridge, Canterbury, Broadstairs, Ashford, Sittingbourne

Speak to a Qualified Pest Control Expert

Free, no-obligation phone consultations

Fully qualified, experienced & insured


Rapid response UK-WIDE NETWORK

Residential + business contract work

no job too large or too small

British Pest Control Association Member
TrustPilot Rated


Horsham Lane
Domestic Pest Control
Commercial Pest Control
icon-twitterg icon-facebookg

Pest Professionals is a brand & trading name of Cimex Lectularius Ltd. Other brands include: | | | |

Terms & Conditions | Privacy Policy | Cookie Policy

Site Design & SEO by Qi
Looking for Pest Advice or Services? We'll be happy to CALL YOU BACK...