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The Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) and Animal and Plant Health Agency have asked beekeepers and members of the public to remain vigilant after an Asian hornet was spotted in the Gosport area of Hampshire.
Published: 16 September 2020
There have been sightings of Asian hornets in Hampshire including in New Milton Christchurch and close to Basingstoke in Alton.
Published: 17 August 2020
The Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) has said that there have been no confirmed sightings of Asian hornet in the UK so far this year.
Published: 24 June 2020