Transport for London
Daniel has led the mayor of London’s work on aviation policy for over two years, championing the case for construction of a new hub airport to serve London and the UK. He spent over three years as deputy chairman of Transport for London (from 2009 to 2012), where he oversaw a massive programme of investment in transport infrastructure and led the mayor’s work to improve London’s public realm. He remains a member of the board of Transport for London. He also served as chairman of the London Legacy Development Corporation during the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. Daniel has been a Conservative councillor in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea since 1990 and was deputy leader of the Council from 2000 to 2011.
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.