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I don't bee-lieve it! Driver buzzes around town and there's a sting in the tale

A car really began buzzing around town - when it was covered by a swarm of bees.

There was a buzz around this car in Haverfordwest. Credit: Wales News Service

The swarm flew down onto the silver Mitsubishi Outlander because the Queen had become trapped in the boot, and bees follow their Queen everywhere.

A passing National Park ranger spotted the bizarre "brown splodge" on the car parked outside a pub and called in two beekeepers to gather up the swarm.

The car owner returned to drive off with no idea of the sticky situation his car had been in before driving off in his Mitsu-bee-shi.

The car was parked outside a town pub when it attracted the bees. Credit: Wales News Service

Pembrokeshire Coast National Park ranger Tom Moses spotted the swarm on the car parked outside the Three Crowns pub in Haverfordwest, West Wales.

Tom, 41, said:

It was spectacular. I was driving through when I spotted the big brown splodge.

A lot of people were really amazed by it, cars were slowing down and people were taking pictures of it.

I was a little bit concerned, with it being in the middle of town outside a pub, that someone might do something stupid and get hurt or do something stupid and hurt the bees.

– Pembrokeshire Coast National Park ranger, Tom Moses

Keen environmentalist Tom often talks to people about the struggles bees face as a result of pesticides and habitat destruction - and stepped in to help.

Tom contacted the Pembrokeshire Beekeepers' Association and two came out to round up the swarm.

Tom was stung while assisting the rescue - but said he was glad to have been around.

He said: "At the national park, we like people to be aware of how important bees are and how people should be looking after them."