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A speech by The Prince of Wales at the Windsor Polo Club on 18th February 1990

18th February 1990

Ladies and Gentlemen, at a similar event here a year ago I spoke about the problem which confronted various parts of the world, in particular Africa, in the struggle to ensure wildlife conservation.I drew attention to the decline in the elephant population in Kenya and Uganda because of poaching since…

A speech by HRH The Prince of Wales titled The Rainforest Lecture for Friends of the Earth, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

6th February 1990

When I first received the invitation to speak here at Kew today, I was unsure as to whether the gathering would be in one of the great greenhouses in a suitably tropical forest micro-climate. I am somewhat relieved, if I may say so, to find it is not in a greenhouse because such is the length of the…

A speech by HRH The Prince of Wales at the presentation of the Thomas Cranmer Schools Prize, St James, Garlickhythe, London

19th December 1989

I accepted the invitation to be Patron of the Thomas Cranmer Schools Prize simply because I mind about what may loosely be referred to as our heritage. Some may say it is an exaggerated concern and, indeed, as I have discovered only too plainly, if you actually stand up and talk about the importance…

A speech by HRH The Prince of Wales at the opening of the Build A Better Britain Exhibition, The Business Design Centre, Islington, London

27th April 1989

Ladies and gentlemen, I must confess that I had somehow imagined that I was coming to a rather small and intimate gathering, but I have been rather mistaken and have discovered that it is much larger than I thought, and nor was I expecting quite so many eminent property developers and architects and…

A speech given by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales at Windsor Polo and Beach Club on Saturday, 18th February 1989

18th February 1989

Ladies and Gentlemen, I am delighted to have this opportunity very briefly to mention what I think all people have already heard a great deal about for some time, which is a particular problem which faces various parts of the world, in particular Africa, and what also faces Friends of Conservation.I…