We send our sincere condolences to his family.
David was an aeronautical engineer, academic and educator. He was Vice Chancellor of the University of Bradford 1989 - 1998, Foundation Director of City Polytechnic, now City University of Hong Kong, 1983 - 1989.
He was awarded his CBE in the New Year’s Honours list in January 1998.
His funeral will take place at St. Mark’s Church, Leeds Road, Harrogate on Thursday 10th October at 3.00 p.m.
Donations in his memory may be given to Prostate Cancer UK. David was a regular supporter of Harrogate RUFC.