1. THW lift the international ban on whaling 2. THW mandate the use of condoms in pornography 3. THW introduce a salary cap for European footballers 4. THBT Russia should compulsorily renationalise its oil and gas industries 5. THBT people who refuse to accept jobs which require them to remove religious dress should not recieve unemployment benefit
Winners: Glasgow (Kennedy & Rowantree) Finalists: Cambridge A(Kissin & Tite), Goodenough College (Collins & Whelan) LSE A (Sinclair & Dewji) Best Speaker: Nick Devlin (Cambridge A) & David Whelan (Goodenough)
The following e-mail from the British Debate mailing list caught my attention. If anyone can help please log on to http://lists.topica.com/lists/britishdebate/ for more details (don't send it to me I don't have contact details for Robert).
1. London Invitational on Friday 29th July, registration closing at 4pm. This tournament is by invitation only. 2. London Summer Open (BP) will be on Saturday 30th July, registration will close around 11am on the day. 3. London Australs will be on the Sunday 31st July, registration will close around 11am on the day.
Chief Adjudicators will be Fiona Dewar and Amanda Wolthuizen.