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David Chandler spoke on the wildlife of Bugs Bottom in 1992. That theme has continued at intervals with Mark Hillyer from Caversham Court Environment Centre in 1994, and Tricia Marcouse from Reading Urban Wildlife Group in 1995; followed up with Tina Gower in 1997 and Anne Latto 2000, both representing Friends of Clayfield Copse. We really spread our wings in 2003 when Mt Kilimanjaro was on the agenda, courtesy of Graham Horn. The services have been represented with Thames Water 1993, Crime Prevention 1996, Thames Valley and Chilterns Air Ambulance Trust 2005 and the local police, PC Small on community policing in 1986 and Sgt Warren McGowan and his team in 2007. Reading Borough Council sent along representatives to speak on trees in 1986, in 1990 the Chief Executive, John Filkin, spoke on environmental issues and Frances Smith pollution (1991). Steve Green informed us about the North Reading Youth Project in 1998, and Tina Heaford is set to bring us up to date on that in 2008. Other speakers have been Bill Mander from The Berkshire Woodcarvers (1999), Bet Tickner from the BBC Monitoring Station (2001), Lady Audrey Durant speaking on the history of Surley Row (2002), Gill Franklin from Cross Lanes Apple Farm (2004), and local artist Jenny Leach (2006).