Category Archives: Pest Control Lancashire

Amateur wasp nest removal ends with scorched roof

Amateur wasp nest removal ends with scorched roof A Nelson man trying to get rid of a wasp nest in his roof ended up setting fire to his house. The Nelson Fire Service were called to a house in The Brook … Continue reading

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Great-grandmother killed by wasp sting had no idea she was allergic

Great-grandmother killed by wasp sting had no idea she was allergic A woman collapsed in her garden and died after she was stung by a wasp, an inquest has heard. Desiree Pell, 78, died on August 16 last year at … Continue reading

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Division of labour in social insects

Division of labour in social insects IISc study of Indian paper wasp demonstrates who becomes the queen and who takes up other works Using an Indian paper wasp, researchers at Benguluru’s Indian Institute of Science (IISc) have for the first … Continue reading

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Warning after dog and owner ‘engulfed’ in massive swarm of underground wasps

Dog-walkers have been warned to be careful after a pet and its owner were attacked by thousands of wasps at the weekend. Linda Reuter was walking her husky Lika along Causeway View in Nailsea on Sunday morning when the dog … Continue reading

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Warning after dogs stung by wasps

A VET has warned dog owners to be on their guard after he treated three dogs in a matter of hours which had been attacked by a swarm of wasps. Lennon Foo, owner of Amity Veterinary Care in Newton Abbot, … Continue reading

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When do wasps die off

When do wasps die off   Coming to the end of the summer brings a kind of sweaty melancholy to the population, as we all realise how quickly the year is passing us by. The one thing we’re not sad … Continue reading

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Wasps Attack Kew Gardens Neighbors After City Removes Tree Containing Nest

QUEENS — Swarming wasps stung several Kew Gardens residents after city workers cut down a tree housing their nest — with city officials telling concerned locals they won’t remove the ornery insects because they are “an important part of nature.” The tree, on Kew Gardens … Continue reading

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Ross-on-Wye Community Hospital saved my life

When Max Wilson set out to cut the grass on his smallholding recently, little did he realise he would end up in hospital after suffering an anaphylactic reaction. On Tuesday, July 4th, Mr Wilson, a volunteer for the Bumble Bee … Continue reading

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Man convicted of manslaughter after he disturbed a wasps nest and one fatally stung a neighbour

Man convicted of manslaughter after he disturbed a wasps nest and one fatally stung a neighbour The unnamed man was trying to remove the nest from a terrace when the insects swarmed towards a nearby couple and the husband suffered … Continue reading

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Cow killer wasps with explosive stings spotted in Scotland, James Hutton Institute reveals

SCIENTISTS have reported rare sightings of “cow killer” wasps with explosive stings in Scotland. The James Hutton Institute revealed that velvet ants had been spotted three times in Aberdeenshire within the past four years. Before this, previous sighting of the … Continue reading

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