• Lissy Verrall

    Student & DM Alumnus

    The London School of Economics and Political Science

    Lissy reads B.Sc. Government and History at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Outside of academia, she has sat NATD, BATD and IDTA accredited examinations in Classical and Russian Ballet, Contemporary, Lyrical and Tap dance. She also runs a GirlGuidingUK Guide unit in London, having volunteered within the organisation for over five years. She has completed two marathons and the London to Brighton bike ride. She is the incumbent Vice Club Captain for LSE’s Women’s Rugby Club. In her spare time, she is currently undertaking her basic training with the Royal Air Force. Lissy competed in Debating Matters in 2012/2013 and reached the National Finals.


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.


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.


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