Jake took part in Debating Matters in 2009, competing as part of the Guiseley School team, and was awarded the highly commended prize at the National Finals. After studying history at Newcastle University, Jake first worked as an analyst for Santander UK and is now training to be a solicitor with Bond Dickinson. He has spoken at the Battle of Ideas Festival on a number of occasions covering range of topics including free speech, the Church of England and most recently on identity politics.
DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY
Friday 21 September
SCOTLAND CHAMPIONSHIP in partnership with ACCA at the Scottish Parliament, sponsored by Ross Greer MSP
Friday 9 November
DORSET CHAMPIONSHIP at Sherborne Girls School
Find a list of all our previous championship events here.