07 Feb 2012: 2012 Regional Final Dates Announced
2012 Regional Finals begin 6 March - find out more about next year's events
After over 120 debates at the autumn Quaifying Rounds, looking at a diverse range of contemporary issues, 48 schools have now secured their places at the forthcoming Regional Finals.
The dates and venues of the eight Regional Finals are below, and each event title is hyperlinked - click to be taken through to the web page for each event detailing everything you need to know.
South East Regional Final
Tuesday 6 March
Salomons, Canterbury Christ Church University, Tunbridge Wells
London & South Regional Final
Friday 9 March
Free Word Centre, London
North East & Yorkshire Regional Final
Tuesday 13 March
The Research Beehive, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne
Scotland & Northern Ireland Final
Monday 19 March
Informatics Forum, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh
West & South Wales Regional Final
Friday 20 April
Clifton Hill House, University of Bristol, Bristol
Central Regional Final
Tuesday 24 April
School of Management, University of Leicester, Leicester
North West & North Wales Regional Final
Tuesday 24 April
Museum of Science & Industry, Manchester
East Regional Final
Thursday 26 April
CRUK Cambridge Research Institute, Cambridge
The winners of each of the eight Regional Finals will secure a place at the 2012 National Final, being hosted by the Wellcome Collection in central London from 29 June - 1 July.
We are delighted to be working again with distinguished academic, arts and cultural venue partners, and are pleased to have the support of our Regional Sponsors: the Medical Research Council; the National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence and Statoil.