David Halton Chairman

David Halton



David retired from the position of Vice Chancellor of the University of Glamorgan in 2010, having inter alia merged the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama into the University. He was previously Deputy Vice Chancellor at UWE and is an honorary professor of 5 Chinese Universities and has 3 Doctorates from 3 other UK Universities. With interests as a musician, running and ornithology, David brings a wide range of strategic planning in Higher Education to the Council.


Students developing and growing in confidence during their time here, seeing their work reaching professional standards in approach and execution; a student who intends to be a stage manager producing a wonderful sound design; a first year student making a lovely recording of a song for their recording project; tracking the careers of former students and seeing them be successful; being able to find a job opportunity for a recent graduate. Frank Bradley, Sound Tutor