Welcome to the Manchester Bees, dedicated to celebrating one of Manchester’s most enduring icons, through looking at its history and its presence as a symbol around the city centre and beyond.

Bee in the City

Bee in the City

This summer will see a swarm of 80 giant 3-D honey bee sculptures appearing across Manchester City Centre.

Manchester Tattoo Appeal

Following the tragic events of Monday night, it has been heartening to witness the outpouring of support that has taking place.

Manchester Bee Bike Tour

Taking place this upcoming Sunday is a unique tour combining the history of the Manchester bee, current issues in bee keeping and cycling.