(Robert) Brinley JONES

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1929-02-27
Education Tonypandy GS, Univ of Wales Cardiff (BA, DipEd), Jesus Coll Oxford (DPhil), Int Inst for Advanced Studies Clayton MO (MA)
Books & Publications
Recreations walking, farming, music
Clubs N/A
Style Dr R Brinley Jones, CBE, FSA
Career educn offr RAF Kidlington and Bicester 1955-58 (cmmnd 1955); asst master Penarth GS 1958-60, lectr UC Swansea 1960-66, asst registrar Univ of Wales 1966-69, dir Univ of Wales Press 1969-76, Warden Llandovery Coll 1976-88, memb Broadcasting Standards Council 1988-91; pres: Nat Library of Wales 1996-2007 (hon pres Assoc of Friends 2011-), Univ of Wales Lampeter 2007-10, Univ of Wales Trinity St David 2010-; chm: Cathedrals and Churches Cmmn Wales 1994-2003, Mgmnt Ctee Univ of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies 2002-07; memb: Literature Ctee Welsh Arts Cncl 1968-74 and 1981-87, Bd Br Cncl 1987-96 (chm Welsh Ctee 1987-96), Court and Cncl Nat Library of Wales 1974-82, Cncl St David's Univ of Wales Lampeter 1977-95 (hon fell 1987), Governing Body Church in Wales 1981-2005, Welsh Acad 1981-, Electoral Coll Church in Wales, Ct Univ of Wales Swansea 1983- (hon fell 2002), Cncl Trinity Coll Carmarthen 1984-2003 (vice-chm 1997-2003); chm: Dinefwr Tourism Gp 1988-96, Carmarthenshire Tourism Forum 1998-2002; managing tstee St Michael's Theol Coll 1982-94, hon memb Druidic Order Gorsedd of Bards 1979-, vice-pres Llangollen Int Musical Eisteddfod 1989-98; ed The European Teacher 1964-69; Hon DD Columbia Evangelical Seminary 1992, Hon DLitt Greenwich Univ USA 1997, Hon DUniv Wales 2006, Hon DLitt Univ of Glamorgan 2008; fell Univ of Wales Cardiff, hon fell Trinity Coll Carmarthen 2003; FSA 1971, FCP 1982, FRCS 1988
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Food and drink etiquette

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Debrett's notebooks

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