PEOPLE

  • Simon Cole

    Media Consultant

    A seasoned journalist, Simon was worked for the BBC, ITN and Sky. In the 1980s he was an ITN Correspondent before becoming a news editor. In 1994 he joined Sky News as Deputy Head of News, Head of Newsgathering and then Managing Editor. During his time at Sky he won many awards from the Royal Television Society, BAFTA and an Emmy in New York.

DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY

Qualifying Round: Buckinghamshire 2016/17

DEBATE: Contact sports

Qualifying Round: Buckinghamshire 2016/17

DEBATE: Social egg freezing

Qualifying Round: Buckinghamshire 2016/17

DEBATE: Autonomous vehicles

Qualifying Round: Harrow 2015/16

DEBATE: Religious Freedom

Qualifying Round: Harrow 2015/16

DEBATE: Compulsory Vaccinations

UPCOMING EVENTS

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



CHAMPIONSHIP ARCHIVE

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.

STAY IN CONTACT

© 2005-2019 debatingmatters.com: Debating Matters Competition, boi, Unit 208, Cocoa Studios, The Biscuit Factory, Drummond Road, London, SE16 4DG, UK

Tel +44 (0)20 3176 0827 - dm@theboi.co.uk | admin login