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Hive 1 – Richard Williams – 14 X 12 Q removed 13/5. 1 charged QC on drone trap, trap destroyed. 2 brood, 5 stores, space, 1 super. 1frame w open QC from Hive 8. Temper 8.

Hive 2 – Tom Blackburn – Double brood, 4QC’s, B1 4 brood 4 stores, B2 3 brood 2 stores, No eggs/young larvae, no Q seen.  1 super.  Swarmed?

Hive 3 – Peter Reader – Single brood, 5 brood, 2 stores, 2 supers. space. Swarmed. No Queen, no eggs, 4 QC’s on brood, 2 on super 1. Destroyed all but 1 open,1 capped.  Super added. Wax moth. temper 7.

Hive 4 – Mel Espin – double brood,  B1 8 brood 2 stores, B2 6 brood 2 stores  space. 2 supers, 1 for extraction. Drone trap removed.  Chalk brood.

Hive 5 – David Parkinson – Q removed last inspection. Brood& 1/2, 4 QC’s. Poor brood. Stores & space. 1 full super.  Temper 5.

Hive 6 – No inspection

Hive 7 – Brian Herbert – 1 deep, 9 brood 2 stores, Queen seen, laying well. Space. 2 supers, 1 added. Drone trap removed. nil varroa. Temper 7

Hive 7A– not inspected

Hive 8 – Liz Hawes- double brood – Queen, 2 QC’s, 1 destroyed. Brood & stores, frames moved for extra space. 3 supers, 1 near full. Temper 10 no varroa