Simon Welsford
BA Hons, PGCert

Course Leader. Leads on all Fiction based projects and 3rd year projects


Prior to running the BA Hons Television Production course, Simon worked for a number of years as a writer & director in the film and television industry. His work covered childrens’ television shows, short dramas, corporate and commercials, winning a number of international festival awards along the way. His debut feature film, Jetsam, premiered at the London Film Festival and has gone on to be sold around the world. Simon’s main interest is now screenwriting, developing genre projects that explore ordinary characters who find themselves in exceptional circumstances.