Student & DM Alumnus
University of Oxford
Joe competed in the 2014 Debating Matters Competition, reaching the final of the Yorkshire Regional Championship whilst also winning the Best Individual Speaker Award. The next year Joe reached the National Final of the ESU Mace and subsequently qualified for trials for the English National Team. Joe is currently studying philosophy, politics, and economics at Mansfield College, Oxford, and is passionate about promoting debating in schools throughout the UK.
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
Find a list of all our previous championship events here.
SUPPORT DEBATING MATTERS
Bernie Whelan, our DM coordinator, is raising money for Debating Matters.
To stage one of our Championships for six to 12 teams costs £6,000. Find out more on Bernie’s
Wonderful fundraising page.