University of Reading Community Open Event, Monday 20 May 2013, Harris Garden & Tropical Glasshouse, Whiteknights campus


1800 Arrivals and refreshments (Guests are requested to enter the University via the Pepper Lane entrance and follow signs to car park 13. The entrance to the Harris Garden will be signposted.)  Refreshments will be served upon arrival in the Harris Garden

Please see link for directions and car parking information.

1820 – Welcome and introduction to the University of Reading, Sir David Bell, Vice-Chancellor

1825 – Tours of the Harris Garden and Tropical greenhouse

The Tropical Biodiversity glasshouse

The Tropical Biodiversity glasshouse

Guided tours of the Harris Garden and Tropical greenhouse, led by:
Giles Reynolds, Head of Grounds
Dr Alastair Culham, Curator, University of Reading Herbarium (RNG)
Each tour will be 40 minutes in length

1945 – University update and Q&A, Harborne Building

2030 – Approximate end time

If you have any questions or queries in advance of the event, please contact us on or 0118 378 4313. If you need to make contact with us on the day of the event itself please call Ellie Gotay on 07595 088265.


About Alastair Culham

A professional botanist and biologist with an interest in promoting biological knowledge and awareness to all.
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