December 22, 2023

Christmas Opening Times for 2023

As the year draws to a close, I can't help but feel immense gratitude for the incredible journey we've had here at Premier Pest Control🚀 🌟 A Year of Resilience and Growth: In the face of challenging circumstances, we've not just weathered the storm – we've thrived! This year has seen remarkable growth in various aspects of our business. From a significant increase in our customer base to welcoming new members to our growing pest-busting family, the strides we've made are nothing short of phenomenal. 📈💼
November 27, 2023

Premier Pest Control have Bird Removal Strategies to Solve your Problem.

Are birds wreaking havoc on your property? You are not alone. Many businesses and organisations struggle with birds nesting and flapping around, causing damage to structures and creating a mess. Fortunately, Premier Pest Control offer bird proofing solutions and bird trapping strategies that can help you resolve the situation. Our innovative bird control systems ensure birds will be safely removed from your property so you no longer have to worry.
November 27, 2023

From Fluorescent to Fantastic: The Rise of LED Fly Killers in the Industry

As the industrial sector evolves, so does the technology used to keep facilities clean and safe. One such example is the rise of LED fly units, or LED fly killers, which are rapidly replacing traditional fluorescent tubes. LED fly units offer a range of benefits, from improved energy efficiency to helping organisations maintain their ISO 14001 certification. In this blog post, we will explore the advantages of LED fly killers in the industrial setting and explain why they are quickly becoming the go-to option.
November 22, 2023

The Growing Need for Bed Bug Pest Control in the Hospitality and Care Sectors

The hospitality industry is facing a growing problem with bed bug pest control. Hotels, care homes and other establishments in the sector are having to contend with an increased number of bed bugs and plaster beetles, leading to an urgent need for effective pest control solutions. This blog post will look at the various heat treatments available to help combat these pests and ensure that hospitality venues remain safe and hygienic for guests and staff alike.
November 13, 2023

Celebrating Excellence: Premier Pest Control Excels in BPCA Audit 

In a remarkable testament to their dedication and expertise, Premier Pest Control has proudly announced the successful completion of their recent BPCA (British Pest Control Association) audit, solidifying their position as a trusted leader in the pest control industry. With this achievement, the company secures an impressive twenty-four uninterrupted years as valued members of the prestigious BPCA, underscoring their commitment to the highest standards of professionalism and quality service. 
May 23, 2023


All about Rats! It’s difficult to know how many rats there are in the UK, with estimates putting the number anywhere between 10.5 million and 120 million. A pair of brown rats could potentially produce as many as 200 babies and 2,000 descendants in just one year, maybe more. Rats are social animals, so if you see one rat then there are likely to be more nearby. In the past, harsh […]
August 27, 2020


Seagulls are pests Seagulls are pests – we don’t treat them as serious pests, but we should do! Recently when I was on holiday in sunny Scarborough, we were plagued with seagulls, screaming all day long. So the noise was terrible all day. They only became quiet late in the evening. The problem was that the hotel opposite had loads of places for seagulls to land and nest – and […]
April 4, 2019

New Online Pest Control System from Premier Pest Control

Our new excellent Online Pest Control system: We have our new Online Pest Control system up and running and working very well. Our customers tell us that they’re very happy with it!  You get a choice of a paper-based system, an Online Pest Control system or a mixture of both. It is tailored to our BRC / SALSA client’s inspection and compliance needs. Using our old system, we recorded everything using […]
January 23, 2019

Bird Problem? Pigeon Trouble? Need Bird Netting? We can help

Bird Problem? Bird proofing, bird prevention, bird control – we are the experts!  We carry out extensive bird control work for some of the UK’s largest building companies, local authorities, retailers and architects.  Based in Bradford, we work throughout the country. Although birds are beautiful creatures, they can often be a nuisance – just look at when you go to Whitby or Scarborough and the seagulls attack you and your […]
July 12, 2018

Mice infestation

Mice Infestation – Problem Mice infestation is a common call-out for us here at Premier Pest Control.  We are mostly called out for problems such as mice and other rodents. Recently we were asked to help as mice were constantly getting in to a farmhouse.  We know that this causes a lot of problems for the owners. So we went and had a look. We traced the problem to under the […]
April 30, 2018

Introducing Bradford Schools Pest Control for £5!

Bradford Council have now ended their Pest Control service. Because we know this will affect lots of Bradford schools, we are launching our Bradford Schools Pest Control for £5 scheme. We guarantee to provide our high-quality pest control service to all Bradford Primary Schools (or similar sized schools), for only £5 a week! (plus VAT).  Our special offer is a one-off opportunity to get our special schools service at a reduced […]
February 28, 2018


We now have a free advice line for people in Bradford affected by Bradford Councils’ closure of its Pest Control service. Bradford Council closes its Pest Control Service Bradford Council will stop offering a Pest Control service in March 2018.  (see Here at Premier Pest Control we are concerned about people in Bradford who can’t pay a private company to get rid of pests in their home.  People genuinely […]
January 25, 2018

Bradford Council will no longer offer a Pest Control Service but we can help!

Bradford Council will no longer be providing a Pest Control service to organisations and domestic customers from March 2018.  Their website now states: Bradford council does not provide a pest control service and is not required to do so. You are responsible for keeping your land and buildings free from vermin. If your property has an infestation, you should contact a pest control expert who will be able to advise […]
October 2, 2017


Here at Premier Pest Control we know bird pests can be a real problem for your business so we provide bird proofing, prevention and removal services. Our aim is to help you get the problem under control. So how can we help with your bird control problem? We carry out extensive bird control work for some of the UK’s largest building companies, local authorities, facilities managers, NHS, retailers and architects. […]
September 26, 2017


Pests can be a huge nuisance, and can be expensive in terms of time and money. So it’s best to try and prevent an infestation before it occurs. Here are 5 ways to eradicate pests from your premises: Keep your premises clean, to avoid attracting pests in the first place!  Pests such as rodents and cockroaches love overflowing bins and food spillages.  Make sure bins are emptied regularly and you […]
August 21, 2017

Pests in meat factory – flies

Flies – here at Premier Pest Control we deal with them quite often. One of our operatives in Yorkshire found a group of greenbottle flies recently. As you can see from the picture, they were enjoying a feed from dirty dolavs stored outside a meat plant.  These flies have a nice green shimmy to them but they carry just about every pathogen known to man-very nasty! Like with most pest […]
June 30, 2017

Pigeon Factfile (Columba livia)

Pigeon Factfile (Columba livia) The humble pigeon is a familiar sight in our parks, towns and railway platforms adding a welcome splash of colour on an otherwise drab and dreary day. They become a problem however when their presence clashes with our own activities. We are often called to public buildings, food factories and railway stations to remove pigeons but always try to do so without harming them. They do […]
May 12, 2017

Rabbits and submarines near a food factory in London

One of our Field Biologists was in London the other day, carrying out an inspection at a BRC food factory on the banks of the River Medway. He noted foxes and rabbits were active and then spotted a Soviet era submarine rusting on the river, overloked by rockester Castle. All in all, not a bad days work.
January 8, 2016

Pest Awareness Training – Food Industry

It is now a requirement of BRC Issue 7 that employees shall “Understand the signs of pest activity and be aware of the need to report any evidence of pest activity to a designated manager.” The larger retailers also require that key employees are trained in pest awareness and the need for staff to report potential pest problems to supervisory staff. We have developed a course that will meet these […]