Listen Live on  
 

103.7 The Q

Birmingham’s Hit Music Station
 
 

Man Finds Giant Wasps' Nest in Bed

 
Man Finds Giant Wasps' Nest in Bed
Posted Friday, August 29th 2014 @ 11am  by Rob Quinn, Newser Staff

Listen to Black and Yellow Radio on iHeartRadio

(NEWSER) – A British man visiting his mother discovered her spare bedroom was already in use—by thousands of wasps that had chewed up the mattress and pillows to make a 3-foot-wide nest on the bed.

Pest controller John Birkett says a small window in the bedroom had been left open and the wasps had been at work for at least three months. "It was like the horror film Birds but [with] wasps," he tells ABC, saying the infestation in Hampshire, England, was the biggest wasps' nest—and the strangest incident—in his 45 years in the business.

Read the full story on Newser.com

   

PHOTO: Solent News / Splash News

Recommended Stories

More from 103.7 The Q

*