Director of Communications and Public Affairs
The Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust
Tom was President of the Cambridge Union and went on to work in international advertising until the mid 1990s. He then qualified as a landscape architect and worked for the National Trust for five years. Between 2003 and 2009 he was Head of Rural Policy at the Campaign to Protect Rural England. He has extensive media and debating experience.
DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY
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.