Western honey bee (Apis mellifera)
Providers of honey and almost universally viewed with affection in the UK.
They rarely present problems as pests. However, feral swarms can set up home in undesirable places such as chimneys and wall cavities.
Honey bees are small and vary in colour from golden brown to almost black. If you believe you have a honeybee colony in your home contact a professional pest controller.
Area Pest Control recommends live removal and re-homing of honeybees wherever possible, with lethal treatment only as a last resort.