Wales Power List 2002: Ri - Ro

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RICHARDS, Menna Controller, BBC Wales, since February 2000. Career: journalist, BBC Wales; joined HTV Wales 1983 as a reporter and producer in current affairs; controller, Factual and General Programmes; Director of Programmes 1993-7; MD, HTV Wales 1997-9. Council member, University of Wales, Cardiff; vice-president, Llangollen International Eisteddfod; board member, International Film Festival of Wales; Honorary Fellow, University of Wales, Aberystwyth Born 27/02/53 Maesteg Spouse/ptnr Writer and broadcaster Patrick Hannan Educ Maesteg Grammar School; University of Wales, Aberystwyth; BA Other info/interests Music; family; friends Newport Boat Club; Royal Overseas League Contact BBC Wales, Broadcasting House, Llandaff, Cardiff CF5 2YQ Tel 02920 322000 - see panel RICHARDS, His Honour Judge Philip Circuit Judge since May 2001 Born 03/08/46 Spouse/ptnr Julia Richards Children Rhuanedd, Lowri, David, Megan Educ Cardiff High School; University of Bristol;

LLB Hons Other info/interests Music, Sport, Literature, Welsh Affairs Mountain Ash RFC Contact Cardiff Crown Court, The Law Courts, Cathays Park, Cardiff, CF10 3PG Tel 029 20414400 RICHARDS, Rod (Roderick) Independent Conservatinve AM for North Wales former Conservative group leader in the Assembly;

member, Health and Social Services Committee; North Wales Regional Committee.Former BBC journalist Born 12/03/47 Llanelli Children Three Educ Llandovery College; UCW Swansea; BSc Economics 1st Class Hons Other info/interests Sport and fitness Member : Special Forces Club; Llanelli RFC; Colwyn Bay CC Contact National Assembly for Wales, Cardiff Bay, CF99 1NA Tel 029 20898755 E-mail rod. richards@wales. gov. uk RICHARDS, Sir Stephen Price High Court Judge (Queen's Bench Division) since 1997.

Previous: Presiding judgem Wales and Chester Circuit; deputy chair, Parliamentary Boundary Commision for Wales Born 08/12/50 Bangor Spouse/ptnr Lucy Children Matthew, Thomas, Emily Educ KCS Wimbledon; St Johns College, Oxford; MA Contact Royal Courts of Justice, Strand, London, WC2A 2LL Tel Fax RICKHUSS, Roy (Royston) ISTC divisional officer, Midlands, North Wales, North West England; senior divisional organiser, South Wales; divisional organiser, South Wales and South West England Born 23/08/60 Wolverhampton Spouse/ptnr Karen Children Lauren Educ Coppice High, Wolverhampton; TUC training; TUC accreditations Other info/interests Football; walking; cycling Contact ISTC, Pembroke House, Cathedral Road, Cardiff CF11 9LT Tel 029 20668800 Fax 029 20668811 ROBBINS, Professor Keith Gilbert Vicechancellor formerly Principal, University of Wales, Lampeter; senior vicechancellor, University of Wales, since 1995 Born 09/04/40 Bristol Spouse/ptnr Janet Children Paul, David, Lucy, Adam Educ Bristol Grammar School; University of Oxford; MA; DPhil Oxford; DLitt Glasgow; Hon DLittWest of England. Other info/interests Historical Association; Royal Historical Society; Artsand Humanities Research Board. Contact University of Wales, Lampeter, SA48 7ED Tel 01570 424730 Fax 011570 421011 ROBERTS, Alwyn Pro-vice chancellor, University of Wales, Bangor. Career: tutor, Westminster College, Cambridge; principal, Pachhunga Memorial Govt College, Aijal, Assam, India; lecturer in Social Admin, UC Swansea; lecturer to vice-principal, UC North Wales, Bangor. Chairman, Acen Cyf. 1989 - . Formerly: BBC National Governor for Wales; chair, Broadcasting Council for Wales; vice-chairman, Arts Council of Wales; president, National Eisteddfod. Past member: Gwynedd County Council;

Gwynedd HA; Royal Commission on Legal Services; Parole Board. Born 26/08/33 Llanrwst Spouse/ptnr Married Mair Rowlands Williams, 1960 Children One son Educ Penygroes Grammar School; University of Wales, Aberystwyth and Bangor (BA, LLB);

University of Cambridge (MA); LLD (Hon) University of Wales; Hon Fellow, Uni. of Wales, Aberystwyth Other info/interests:

Contact Brithdir, 43 Talycae, Tregarth, Bangor, Gwynedd LL57 4AE Tel 01248 600007 ROBERTS, (Margaret) Avril Manager, Plantasia tropical hothouse, Swansea; TV presenter with S4C gardening magazine programme, Clwb Garddio Born 03/04/47 Glanamman, Carmarthenshire Spouse/ptnr David Children Two sons, 36 and 34 Educ Maes-y-dderwen Comprehensive, Ystradgynlais; Neath College; . …