Parry OBEVivienne Parry OBE
Writer & broadcaster
A scientist by training, Vivienne presents a wide range of health programmes for Radio 4, is known as a host and facilitator for major events such as the recent G8 Summit on dementia and has a part time role as Head of Engagement for the 100,00 Genomes Project. In previous lives, she has presented BBCTV’s iconic science show Tomorrow’s World, reported for Panorama, been a columnist for The Times, Guardian, and the News of the World, been the agony aunt of Good Housekeeping and worked with the Princess of Wales for 12 years. She loves a good argument, er, debate.
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.