Woolf to take on chairmanship of UCL Council

The Lord Chief Justice, Lord Woolf has been named as the new Chair of University College London (UCL) Council. The 25-member council is the governing body of UCL, consisting of both internal and external members, and meets regularly to review the university’s strategic direction. Woolf, a UCL alumnus, will join as vice-chair on 1 October 2004 and will take over as chair from Lord Graffam on 1 October 2005.