REGIONAL FINALS

North West & North Wales 2015/16 FINAL

22 Mar 2016

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09:30-10:00 REGISTRATION & COFFEE

10:05-10:15 WELCOME

10:20-11:30 ROUND 1

"The UK should introduce a levy on sugary drinks"

GROUP 1

FOR:

Cronton Sixth Form College

AGAINST:

Blackburn College

CHAIR

Adam Rawcliffe

JUDGES

Derek Bell
Campanula Consulting

Charlotte Smith
Chester Zoo

Chris Yianni
Manchester Metropolitan University

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

GROUP 2

FOR:

Hutton Church of England Grammar School

AGAINST:

Bacup & Rawtenstall Grammar School

CHAIR

Samantha Cooke

JUDGES

Simon Belt
Simply Better IT

Paul Hodgson
BAE Systems

Hilary Salt
First Actuarial

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

11:30-11:40 CHANGEOVER

11:40-12:50 ROUND 2

"The UK should renew Trident"

GROUP 1

FOR:

Brine Leas School

AGAINST:

Cronton Sixth Form College

CHAIR

John D’Silva

JUDGES

Ken McLaughlin
Manchester Metropolitan University

Charlotte Smith
Chester Zoo

Ed Straw
Treaty for Government

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

GROUP 2

FOR:

Loreto College

AGAINST:

Hutton Church of England Grammar School

CHAIR

Siyang Wei

JUDGES

Birgitte Johnson
BBC

Prof Sir Netar Mallick DL
Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society

Hilary Salt
First Actuarial

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

12:50-13:50 LUNCH

14:00-15:10 ROUND 3

"Britain should pay reparations for its role in the slave trade"

GROUP 1

FOR:

Blackburn College

AGAINST:

Brine Leas School

CHAIR

John D’Silva

JUDGES

Derek Bell
Campanula Consulting

Pauline Hadaway
researcher; writer; arts consultant

Ed Straw
Treaty for Government

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

GROUP 2

FOR:

Bacup & Rawtenstall Grammar School

AGAINST:

Loreto College

CHAIR

Maya Dibley

JUDGES

Mark Fink
CIOT; ATT

Paul Hodgson
BAE Systems

Birgitte Johnson
BBC

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

15:10-15:40 TEA & COFFEE

15:40-17:00 FINAL

"It is wrong for countries to offer tax incentives to attract investment"

FOR:

WINNER OF GROUP 1

AGAINST:

WINNER OF GROUP 2

CHAIR

Nadia Butt

JUDGES

Mark Fink
CIOT; ATT

Pauline Hadaway
researcher; writer; arts consultant

Ian Warwick
Manchester Metropolitan University

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

ALL INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

17:00-17:30 PRESENTATIONS & CLOSING COMMENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday 27 June:
Oxfordshire Championship at Oxford Union, in partnership with Magdalen College School and Oxford Festival of Arts

Friday 5 July:
North East Championship at Durham Sixth Form Centre



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