22 June - 29 June

Debating Matters June Public Policy Championship

This is the second of three Public Policy Championships organised in association with PERT. The aim is for students to debate issues of contemporary relevance to public policy issues in the UK today. The winners will be crowned DM June Public Policy Champions.

26 April - 30 April

Debating Matters April Public Policy Championship

This is the first of three Public Policy Championships organised in association with PERT. The aim is for students to debate issues of contemporary relevance to public policy issues in the UK today. The winners will be crowned DM April Public Policy Champions.

9 February - 18 February

Debating Matters Online Berlin

In this competition, students from six Berlin schools will battle it out for the title of Debating Matters Online February Champions 2021.

26 January - 2 February

Debating Matters Online January

In this third competition, sixth-form students from six schools will battle it out for the title of Debating Matters Online January Champions 2021 through a series of online debates across two weeks.

1 December - 8 December 2020

Debating Matters Online December

In this second competition, sixth-form students from six schools will battle it out for the title of Debating Matters Online December Champions 2020 through a series of online debates across two weeks.

17 November - 24 November 2020

Debating Matters Online November

Debating Matters will go online this academic year, beginning with two championships in November and in December.

In the first competition, sixth-form students from six schools will battle it out for the title of Debating Matters November Champions 2020 through a series of online debates across two weeks.

April & May 2020

Debating Matters Online

During the coronavirus pandemic, we took Debating Matters online to provide a way to keep pupils intellectually engaged, and to support teachers with resources and activities for their students.

Thursday 27 February 2020

Berlin Championship 2020

DM Championships return to Berlin on Thursday 27 February, in partnership with Freiblickinstitut e.V. and hosted by University of Applied Sciences Europe. Twelve schools will battle to become Debating Matters Berlin Champions 2020.

Wednesday 5 February 2020

Southampton Championship 2020

Sixth-form students from eight schools will battle it out for the title of Debating Matters Southampton Champions 2020 at a flagship day of debate on Wednesday 5 February. We are delighted to be hosted once more by Solent University and working in partnership with NATS.

Thursday 23 January 2020

South West Championship 2020

Sixth-form students from eight schools will battle it out for the title of Debating Matters South West Champions 2020 at a flagship day of debate on Thursday 23 January. We are delighted to be hosted once more by Sherborne Girls School.