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Candidate

  Bernard Jenkin
Essex North
Shadow Minister for Transport

Elected in 2001? 
Personal details
Married 1988, Anne
2 sons.

Education
Highgate School
William Ellis School
Corpus Christi College, Cambridge (BA English literature 1982) (President, Cambridge Union Society 1982).

Non-political career
Previously employed by: Ford Motor Co Ltd and 3i plc
Manager, Legal and General Ventures Ltd 1989-92
Adviser, Legal and General Group plc 1992-95.

Electoral history
Contested Glasgow Central in 1987 General Election. Member for North Colchester 1992-97, and for North Essex since May 1, 1997

Political career
Political Adviser to Leon Brittan MP 1986-88
PPS to Michael Forsyth as Secretary of State for Scotland 1995-97
Shadow Minister for Transport 1998-
Member, Shadow Cabinet 1999-. Spokesman: Opposition Spokesman for: Constitutional Affairs, Scotland and Wales 1997-98
Environment, Transport and the Regions (Roads and Environment) 1998.

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