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Debating Matters Beyond Bars: HMP Birmingham

06 Sep 2016

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09:00 JUDGES AND GUESTS ARRIVE

10:00-10:15 WELCOME

Peter Small, director, HMP Birmingham
Justine Brian, director, Debating Matters

10:30-11:40 ROUND 1

"We should permit the use of performance enhancing drugs in sport"

GROUP 1

FOR:

HMP Birmingham: West Side

AGAINST:

HMP Birmingham: Gym

CHAIR

Nadia Butt

JUDGES

Ian Dunt
Politics.co.uk

Helene Guldberg
Open University; spiked

Sean Lang
Anglia Ruskin University

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

GROUP 2

FOR:

HMP Birmingham: Council

AGAINST:

HMP Birmingham: Chaplaincy

CHAIR

Adam Rawcliffe

JUDGES

Amali de Alwis
Code First: Girls

Ann Furedi
British Pregnancy Advisory Service

Hugo Rifkind
The Times

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

11:40-11:50 CHANGEOVER

11:50-13:00 ROUND 2

"The television licence fee should be abolished"

GROUP 1

FOR:

HMP Birmingham: East Side

AGAINST:

HMP Birmingham: West Side

CHAIR

Joel Cohen

JUDGES

Luke Gittos
Hughmans Solicitors

Miranda Green
Journalist

Sean Lang
Anglia Ruskin University

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

13:00-13:40 LUNCH

13:50-15:00 ROUND 3

"Nobody has the right to not be offended"

GROUP 1

FOR:

HMP Birmingham: Gym

AGAINST:

HMP Birmingham: East Side

CHAIR

Justine Brian

JUDGES

Ian Dunt
Politics.co.uk

Luke Gittos
Hughmans Solicitors

Miranda Green
Journalist

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

GROUP 2

FOR:

HMP Birmingham: Chaplaincy

AGAINST:

HMP Birmingham: Library

CHAIR

Claire Fox

JUDGES

Nick Fraser
BBC

Ann Furedi
British Pregnancy Advisory Service

Max Wind-Cowie
ResPublica

INDIVIDUAL JUDGES

15:00-15:15 BREAK

15:15-15:30 WINNERS ANNOUNCEMENTS AND END SPEECHES

Claire Fox, director, Institute of Ideas

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