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A speech by HRH The Prince of Wales at the WWF Timber Seminar, The Brewery, Chiswell Street, London

17th March 1994

Ladies and gentlemen - talking about trees, talking round trees, talking up, at, with, or even to trees is, I have discovered, a risky business. Nevertheless, on this occasion, it seems to me to be a risk worth taking - firstly because the question of sustainable forestry is an important one and, secondly…

A speech by HRH The Prince of Wales at the Australia Day Reception, Darling Harbour, Sydney, Australia

26th January 1994

"I hardly need tell you, ladies and gentlemen, what a great pleasure it is to be back in Sydney for Australia Day, and it is most kind of the New South Wales Government to invite me. The last time I experienced an Australia Day was during the Bicentennial celebrations - and I've never been the…

A speech by HRH The Prince of Wales titled The First Annual Environmental Lecture of the Countryside Council for Wales, Margam Park, Swansea

10th December 1993

In case anyone is wondering why I agreed to give the first of what are to be the annual Countryside Council for Wales lectures (and I have to say that this is a question which has crossed my own mind once or twice in recent days!), I accepted for two reasons. Firstly, because I greatly admire the work…

A speech by HRH The Prince of Wales titled 'Islam and the West' at the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies , The Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford

27th October 1993

Ladies and gentlemen, it was suggested to me when I first began to consider the subject of this lecture, that I should take comfort from the Arab proverb, 'In every head there is some wisdom'. I confess that I have few qualifications as a scholar to justify my presence here, in this theatre, where so…

A speech by HRH The Prince of Wales titled 'New challenges for new times', Scottish Homes Conference, The Hilton Hotel, Glasgow

26th October 1993

As many of you may know, (some of you may not) I consider the whole topic of urban regeneration, along with the multitude of subjects which that title covers, to be of absolutely vital importance. Indeed, as Patron of the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations, I try to take as close a personal…