phoned a beekeeper closest i can find is 60 miles away, who isnt interested (aka cant be arsed).
Going away next weekend, plan on leaving shed open, putting pesticide around the nest so they can leave and make new home. hopefully.
"Anyone poisoning a honey bee colony does carry a legal responsibility to ensure that no other bees can access the now poisoned stores of honey and honeycomb. Failure to do so can result in significant fines. For an example see here
Taken from this website:
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