Jenkins

(redirected from Jenkins, Roy (Harris), Baron Jenkins of Hillhead)

Jenkins

(ˈdʒɛŋkɪnz)
n
(Biography) Roy (Harris), Baron Jenkins of Hillhead. 1920–2003, British politician and author; Labour home secretary (1965–67, 1974–76) and chancellor of the exchequer (1967–70); president of the European Commission (1977–80); cofounder of the Social Democratic Party (1981); leader of party (1982–83); Chancellor of Oxford University (1987–2003)