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Was going to use today to have last look in hives before I go away at the weekend for a week, but weather forecast for Norwich area was not good for today. Some rain I think they said but better for tomorrow.

Wrong. Lovely today. Could have done hives..... and tomorrow,,,???? yep, bet it rains...
 

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Fingers crossed - wx should be good tomorrow - managed to unite a nuc and a queenless colony today in Nth Norfolk....a bit windy to be hones....tomorrow will be better!
 
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Problem with Norwich is that it rains in one place but not around the corner...
 

Rosti 

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Problem with Norwich is that it rains in one place but not around the corner...
Thats the laws of physics for you! I bet the rain would like to go round corners if it could :coolgleamA:
 

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2 colonies now! and some spare parts.
where in norwich are you? I live just out of norwich and could give you a hand if needs be?
 
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where in norwich are you? I live just out of norwich and could give you a hand if needs be?
Dont know that I need a hand but you're welcome to come along for a laugh. You might find the obs hive interesting.

Near the showground.
 

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if as most your bees are outside in normal hives, try buying a large cheap fisher mans umbrella as they are massive in size and allow you work under it with out the hive getting wet. its very usefull when you have a hive or two left to go through with a few spots of rain about
 
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My hives are in a corner and it wouldnt be hard to put a sheet/tarp across the top of the wooden fence from one side to the other, or if I could get th ecampervan close to other sid eof the fence I could pull the awning out..
 

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Forecasters talking about a warmer fortnight coming up - but it might have been Michael Fish :ack2:
 
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Forecasters talking about a warmer fortnight coming up - but it might have been Michael Fish :ack2:
Well I hope its right 'cause I'm off up north for a week and a bit...
 

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Blimey Dishmop, I work near the showground, if ever you need a babysitter I would be willing. And I would love to see TBH's in action and not just as show hives!
 
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Blimey Dishmop, I work near the showground, if ever you need a babysitter I would be willing. And I would love to see TBH's in action and not just as show hives!
I am here this PM and Friday but going Saturday. Back on 20th
 

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