List of Royal National College for the Blind people

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The following is a list of people associated with the Royal National College for the Blind.

Staff[edit]

List of Principals
Years Principal
1871–1912 Francis Joseph Campbell[1]
1912–1929 Guy Marshall Campbell[1]
1929–1934 Louie Bealby Campbell[1]
1934–1937 William Stone[1]
1937–1966 Dr Langdon[1]
1966–1976 Alfred Lidster[1][2]
1976–1991 Lance Marshall[2][3]
1991–1992 Dr Michael Semple[3]
1992–1999 Dr Colin Housby-Smith[4]
1999–2006 Roisin Burge[5]
2006–2008 Christine Steadman[6][7]
2008–2009 Ian Pickford (acting)[8]
2009–2011 Geoff Draper[9]
2011–Present Sheila Tallon[10]

Patrons[edit]

Vice patrons and other supportors[edit]

Vice patrons[edit]

Governors[edit]

Other supportors[edit]

Presidents and vice presidents[edit]

Current president[edit]

  • The Hon. Mrs Jessica White[19]

Current vice presidents[edit]

Alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "A brief history of RNC". Royal National College for the Blind. Retrieved 29 July 2010. 
  2. ^ a b Marshall, Lance (1987). "The Royal National College: changing approaches to the education and training of the able visually handicapped" (subscription required). British Journal of Visual Impairment, Vol. 5, No. 1, 7–11. Retrieved 27 January 2010. 
  3. ^ a b New Beacon. RNIB Publications. February 1991. 
  4. ^ New Beacon. RNIB Publications. July–August 1992. 
  5. ^ "New principal for Royal National College". NB: The sight loss and eye health magazine. September 2006. Retrieved 17 March 2010. 
  6. ^ Childs, Jess (4 November 2008). "College head resigns". Hereford Times (Newsquest Media Ltd). Retrieved 11 January 2010. 
  7. ^ "New principal aims high at blind college". Hereford Times (Newsquest Media Ltd). 12 October 2006. Retrieved 18 January 2010. 
  8. ^ Childs, Jess (16 December 2009). "Royal National College for the Blind appoint new principal". Hereford Times (Newsquest Media Ltd). Retrieved 29 July 2010. 
  9. ^ "Ex-colonel leads way". Times Educational Supplement. 11 December 2009. Retrieved 11 January 2010. 
  10. ^ Rendle, Ben; Howarth, Richard (12 January 2012). "Principal Sheila Tallon Spills the Beans: Ben Rendle and Richard Howarth interview College Principal Sheila Tallon for her views". Eyesover - The Official Magazine Of RNC Students (Royal National College for the Blind). Retrieved 3 May 2012. 
  11. ^ a b Green, Jerry (1 April 2007). "The Royal Normal College". Crystal Palace Magazine. Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  12. ^ "Biography of Francis Joseph Campbell". Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture. Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  13. ^ Dart, Tom (1 December 2005). "Blind team raising profile and opening some eyes". Times Online (London: News International). Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  14. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Illingworth, W. H. (1910). History of the education of the blind. S. Low, Marston & Company, Ltd. 
  15. ^ "Profile of the Royal National College for the Blind". Foundation for Assistive Technology. Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  16. ^ "The Prince of Wales Patronages". Prince of Wales website. HM Government of the United Kingdom. Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  17. ^ Relph, Simon (22 April 1995). "Obituary: Sir John Terry". The Independent (London: Independent Print Limited). Retrieved 7 March 2010. 
  18. ^ a b c d Annual Report 2008-2009. Royal National College for the Blind. p. 16. 
  19. ^ a b c d e f g h i "Patrons and Supports of RNC". Royal National College for the Blind. Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  20. ^ "In Touch: What's Blunkett cooking up on the radio?". BBC News (BBC). 31 March 2006. Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  21. ^ Carson, Ian. "Hollins, Alfred" (subscription required). Oxford Music Online. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  22. ^ Lewis, Roz (28 June 2009). "Why actor Ryan Kelly has been leading the way on The Archers". Sunday Mercury (Birmingham: Trinity Mirror). Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  23. ^ Evans, Steve (2 July 2004). "Archers' star's wedded bliss". Coventry Evening Telegraph (Trinity Mirror). Retrieved 23 July 2010. 
  24. ^ Jury, Louise (27 July 1997). "Tequila ad will cast the blind in a new light". The Independent (London: Independent Print Limited). Retrieved 23 July 2010.