• Lieutenant General Andrew Graham

    Former soldier and executive and non-executive director

    DWP, Waves Training Solutions, Larbert Partnership, Combat Stress

    The son of a diplomat, Andrew Graham was commissioned into The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders before going up to Cambridge. He commanded 1st Battalion The Argylls 3 Brigade in Northern Ireland and the Army’s Recruiting and Training Division responsible for turning ‘citizens to soldiers’. He deployed to Baghdad as Deputy Commanding General of Multinational Corps Iraq in 2004. His final tour of duty was as Director General of the Defence Academy. He has worked in industry and headed a charity developing young people through expeditions. He is Chair of Trustees at Combat Stress, President of the Army Cadet Force Association and Chair of the Audit and Risk Assurance Committee at the Department of Work and Pensions. Non-family interests include piping, sports of all kinds, the fortunes of Liverpool FC, destructive gardening, keeping bees, pickling and puddings, reading (history, travel and a good novel for choice).


Championship: Dorset 2018

DEBATE: Universal Basic Income

Championship: Dorset 2018

DEBATE: Historical monuments


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


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