University of Cambridge
Orla represented Leicester Grammar School at the Central Regional Finals in the 2015/16 and 2016/17 competitions. She is currently studying law at the University of Cambridge, having been inspired by Legally Blonde and Suits. Other than studying, Orla enjoys anything creative - acting, writing and painting. In the future, she hopes to make a living arguing and writing in some capacity.
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.