04 Mar 2019: Bertha von Suttner Gymnasium emerge victorious at Debating Matters Berlin Championship

University of Applied Sciences Europe hosted an exceptional day of debate, in partnership with Freiblickinstitut.

13 Feb 2019: Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School claim first Debating Matters Kent Championship

MidKent College in Gillingham hosted an inspiring day of debate in partnership with Localis.

22 Jan 2019: St Swithun’s School claim first Debating Matters Southampton Championship

Solent University’s Spark saw intense day of debate in partnership with NATS

06 Dec 2018: Leeds NHS Digital Debating Matters Competition 2018

Three West Yorkshire schools will battle it out in a special debating event organised by the Leeds Salon in partnership with Leeds NHS Digital on Thursday 6 December at the Thackray Medical Museum.

29 Nov 2018: Debating Matters comes to Kent on 13 February

Sixth-form students from eight schools in the Kent area will battle it out for the title of Debating Matters Kent Champions 2019.

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We will be announcing new Championship dates soon. Watch this space!


Find a list of all our previous championship events here.


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.


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