09 Mar 2016: Oxford Brookes University: Brookes to host regional finals of national schools debating competition

Sixth-form students from six schools in the South of England will fight it out in the UK’s toughest debating competition, the Academy of Ideas’ Debating Matters Competition this Friday 11 March. Oxford Brookes University is hosting the South regional final which will see 16-18 year olds taking part in a series of debates on topics such as gentrification, genome editing and gender quotas in the workplace.


Thursday 6 December:
Leeds NHS Digital Debating Competition at Thackray Medical Museum

Thursday 17 January:
Southampton Championship at Solent University in partnership with NATS

Wednesday 13 February:
Kent Championship at Mid-Kent College


Find a list of all our previous championship events here.


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