Thanks for being here: Andy (Beardy the Beekeeper) Reade is an environmental scientist and freelance journalist, he is a Chartered Environmentalist (CEnv), also a Chartered Waste manager (MCIWM). Andy is also a founding director of The Tree Bee Society of Great Britain. Site content includes news articles, written blogs about my adventures which are often supported by videos that are posted on my You Tube Channel of the same name. Typical posts include articles on my canoe trail challenges, paddleboarding, windsurfing, hiking, cycling, my beekeeping career and my favorite wild swimming. All suplemented by aerial video as a CAA licensed Drone Pilot.