PICTURE SPECIAL: Huge swarm of bees moves in to Yaxley street

These new residents of a Yaxley street are certainly causing a buzz among the neighbours.

Monday, 19th June 2017, 2:22 pm
Updated Monday, 19th June 2017, 4:28 pm
The swarm of bees in Lancaster Way, Yaxley. Photo: Terry Harris

A huge swarm of bees has moved in to Lancaster Way in Yaxley and set up home in a tree overhanging the public footpath.

It’s understood the council is calling in specialists to make sure the new residents are bee-having and are safely moved on if needed.

Bee hive. Bees set up camp on public footpath.Lancaster way, Peterborough. Mon Jun 19 2017 13:04:28 GMT+0100 (BST). ;Picture by Terry Harris / PaperPix 1203056008

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Bee hive. Bees set up camp on public footpath.Lancaster way, Peterborough. Mon Jun 19 2017 13:04:28 GMT+0100 (BST). ;Picture by Terry Harris / PaperPix 1203056008
Bee hive. Bees set up camp on public footpath.Lancaster way, Peterborough. Mon Jun 19 2017 13:04:28 GMT+0100 (BST). ;Picture by Terry Harris / PaperPix 1203056008
The swarm of bees in Lancaster Way, Yaxley. Photo: Terry Harris
Bee hive. Bees set up camp on public footpath.Lancaster way, Peterborough. Mon Jun 19 2017 13:04:28 GMT+0100 (BST). ;Picture by Terry Harris / PaperPix 1203056008
Bee hive. Bees set up camp on public footpath.Lancaster way, Peterborough. Mon Jun 19 2017 13:04:28 GMT+0100 (BST). ;Picture by Terry Harris / PaperPix 1203056008
Bee hive. Bees set up camp on public footpath.Lancaster way, Peterborough. Mon Jun 19 2017 13:04:28 GMT+0100 (BST). ;Picture by Terry Harris / PaperPix 1203056008
The swarm of bees in Lancaster Way, Yaxley. Photo: Terry Harris