PEOPLE

  • Cllr Vince Maple

    Group Leader

    Medway Labour Group

    Vince is the leader of the opposition group on Medway Council having been first elected as councillor for Chatham Central ward at the age of 29 in 2007 – he was the youngest Labour group leader in the country when he became opposition group leader in 2012.

    Before focusing on local government service, Vince was a senior officer for the GMB Trade Union and also served in both the Home Office and Department for Work and Pensions.

    Vince also represents the English Local Government Association on the European Local Government Association.

    Vince has been at the forefront of national campaigns which have bought about change including tackling payday lenders such as Wonga and most recently Fixed Odds Betting Terminals.

    Away from politics, Vince recently became a dad for the first time in July and when time allows he can be found watching Arsenal or attempting to sing at karaoke nights!

DEBATING MATTERS HISTORY

Championship: Kent 2019

DEBATE: Autonomous vehicles

Championship: Kent 2019

DEBATE: Fake News

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thursday 28 February:
Berlin Championship at University of Applied Sciences Europe



CHAMPIONSHIP ARCHIVE

Find a list of all our previous championship events here.

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