Schools Debating Competition

15th October 2019

Climate Change will be the topic under discussion at this year's Epping Forest Schools Parliamentary Debating Competition being held by Epping Forest MP Dame Eleanor Laing.

Eight schools - Debden Park, West Hatch, Epping St John’s, Chigwell, Davenant, King Harold, Roding Valley and Braeside - are taking part this year with the competition being held at Debden Park High School, Willingale Road, Loughton, on Friday, November 15.

The Motion to be debated is:

"This House believes that mass protests about climate change are unnecessary and counterproductive as the danger to the planet has already been recognised”.

The teams from Debden Park, West Hatch, Epping St John’s and Chigwell will be speaking For the motion with Davenant, King Harold, Roding Valley and Braeside speaking Against the motion.

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