21 Sep 2018: Bearsden Academy crowned Debating Matters Scotland Champions

An excellent team from Bearsden Academy beat five schools from across Scotland to win the coveted Debating Matters Scotland trophy at a flagship day of debate hosted at the Scottish Parliament.

11 Jul 2018: Range High School triumph at first Salford Debating Matters Championship

Outstanding day of debate at event made possible by partnerships between Salford’s thriving public, private and arts sectors

06 Jul 2018: Leicester Grammar emerges victorious in hard-fought Debating Matters Birmingham Championship

Leicester school takes home the trophy after a day of tie-breaks at Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form College in Birmingham.

17 Jun 2018: Debating Matters Dorset set for Sherborne Girls on 9 November 2018

The Academy of Ideas is delighted to announce its first Dorset Championship on Friday 9 November, in partnership with Sherborne Girls

23 Apr 2018: Debating Matters comes to Salford on 9 July

The Academy of Ideas and Salford City Council are delighted to announce the Debating Matters Salford Championship supported by Capital & Centric and hosted by venue partner The Lowry.

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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 MidKent College


Find a list of all our previous championship events here.


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