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Hon. Greville Ewan JANNER

Hon. Greville Ewan JANNER, British Member of Parliament. Honorary PRD, Haifa University.

Background

  • JANNER, Hon. Greville Ewan was born on July 11, 1928. Parents: the late Lord Janner and Lady JannerCBE Justice of the Peace.

  • Education

    • St. Paul’s School; Trinity Hall, Cambridge, Master of Arts. Harvard Post-Graduate Law School, USA. Spoken languages: French, Spanish, Hebrew, Italian, German, Yiddish, some Russian and Arabic.

    Career

    • President, Cambridge Union. Chmn, Cambridge University Labour Club. International Secretary, National Association of Labour Students, 1952.

      Honorary Member, National Unions of Miners. Member of Parliament for Leicester North West, 1970-1974, and for Leicester West, since 1974. Member. Select Committee on Employment.

      Vice-chairman, All Party Committee for the release of Soviet Jewry. Chairman, All Party Safety Group. Vice-Chairman. British India Group.

      Secretary, All Party War Crimes Group. Chairman, Inter Parliamentary Committee Against Anti-Semitism. Barrister, legal correspondent and author.

      Member. National Union of Journalists. Non-Executive Officer, Ladbroke PLC. Chairman, JSB Group.

    Works

    • Over 60 books on law, presentation skills and communication.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Labour Party

    Religion

    Jewish.

    Membership

    Clubs: Insititute of Personnel Management (Fellow). Former President, board of Deputies of British Jews. Commonwealth Jewish Council (Pres).

    Honorary Vice President, World Jewish Congress. Association, of Jewish Ex-Servicemen (Vice-Pres.). Association, for Jewish Youth (VicePres.).

    Personality

    Interests

    Magic circle, swimming, languages. Employment, human rights, foreign affairs.

    Connections

    • Spouse Myra Louise Jane Janner (née Sheink), 1955.
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    Nationality

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