Ian Jenkins (politician)

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Ian Jenkins
Member of the Scottish Parliament
for Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
In office
6 May 1999 – 1 May 2003
Preceded by New Parliament
Succeeded by Jeremy Purvis
Personal details
Born 1941 (age 75–76)
Rothesay, Argyll and Bute
Political party Scottish Liberal Democrats

Ian Jenkins (born 1941, Rothesay) is a Scottish politician. He was a Liberal Democrat Member of the Scottish Parliament for Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale from 1999 to 2003.

He was a teacher before his election to Holyrood, ending his career as head of the English department at Peebles High School (Peeblesshire). He was the Liberal Democrat spokesperson for Education, Culture and Sport. He stood down at the 2003 election.

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Scottish Parliament
Preceded by
Constituency Created
Member of the Scottish Parliament for Tweeddale, Ettrick and Lauderdale
19992003
Succeeded by
Jeremy Purvis