Chair of the Asa Wright Nature Centre, Professor Judith Gobin wishes to extend sincere condolences on behalf of the Board of Management of the Asa Wright Nature Centre, the Trustees of the Board and all previous AWNC staff members: to her Majesty the Queen and the Royal family on the passing of His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh.

Mr. Ian Lambie (previous CEO and AWNC Chair) recalls, “It was a privilege to have been visited by His Royal Highness, Prince Philip on the 1st December,1985. At the time of his visit, Prince Philip was the President of the World Wildlife Fund, of which he was a co-founder in 1961”. Mr. Lambie recalls the visit by the Prince to the AWNC as an enjoyable and memorable one.

– Press release