Simon Jenkins (1943-), Columnist and former editor of The Times
Sir Simon David Jenkins
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Columnist for The Times since 1993 and previously Editor (1990-2). Also Editor of the Evening Standard (1976-1978), political editor of the Economist (1979-86) and Sunday Times columnist (1986-90). Particularly concerned with the environment and heritage, his most recent book is England's Thousand Best Churches (1999).