So far in 2023 there have been 43 Asian hornet nests found in 36 locations.
Following active operations in Hastings over the weekend, the NBU were able to locate a nest which is due to be destroyed shortly.
The NBU are conducting further active operations in the Folkestone area.
A site in the New Forest is being monitored in response to a credible report of Asian hornet.
The NBU is also monitoring a coastal site near Hull in response to a credible report of Asian hornet.