01 Jul 2015: TES: “We don’t pander to anyone. And what may be surprising is that young people appreciate it”
One veteran of the Academy of Ideas Debating Matters Competition explains the contest’s growing success
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.