Editorial

The BeeHolder, Spring 2013

This issue was planned for the end of March, so hopefully it will be out by the equinox. Even with plenty of time to go it has been a bit of a mad dash, but with some thanks to Llanidloes Resource Centre being generous with their opening hours, and a helpful volunteer lending a hand with the printer and staple gun, it might just happen.

On a more personal note, I am optimistic about my bees rather than confident. The one sneaky glance I have risked so far revealed that there were some live bees in there and some food still available. Fingers crossed for the warmer weather and a proper inspection to get the season started. Surely one summer in seven is not too much to ask? I think I can remember what honey tasted like ...

Chris Leech