Team Overview for team BHAM James (University of Birmingham)

Speakers: Tom Redgrave and Tommy Cave

Round 1

Motion: THW officially recognise Scientology as a religion

Venue: South Room 5 (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentCOMP Peace in our time (Composite Teams)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)3rd (3 points, 158 speaks)3rd (10 points, 640 speaks)
Opening OppositionCARD A (Cardiff University)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)25th (0 points, 139 speaks)23rd (4 points, 551 speaks)
Closing GovernmentLIV Yellow Submateam (University of Liverpool)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)16th (1 points, 150 speaks)10th (7 points, 602 speaks)
Closing OppositionBHAM James (University of Birmingham)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)11th (2 points, 151 speaks)6th (8 points, 609 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Hannah ClareLIV Yellow Submateam75
Henry AtkinsonCARD A71
Jack StanleyLIV Yellow Submateam75
James WoodCOMP Peace in our time79
Kate BrooksCOMP Peace in our time79
Sravya BathulaCARD A68
Tom RedgraveBHAM James77
Tommy CaveBHAM James74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAlice Coombes-HuntleyBristol University (BRISTOL)
PanelistSam ShepherdSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistAndrew GordonUnaffiliated (N/A)

Round 2

Motion: TH regrets the popularisation and commercialisation of counter-cultural or oppositional sub-genres of music (e.g Gangsta Rap or Punk music)

Venue: Maths Room (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWING Katy + David (Swing Teams)Fourth013th (2 points, 145 speaks)21st (2 points, 283 speaks)25th (3 points, 564 speaks)
Opening OppositionBHAM James (University of Birmingham)First311th (2 points, 151 speaks)6th (5 points, 305 speaks)6th (8 points, 609 speaks)
Closing GovernmentCOMP University of Pyongyang A (Composite Teams)Second29th (2 points, 156 speaks)9th (4 points, 306 speaks)21st (4 points, 597 speaks)
Closing OppositionLIV Yellow Submateam (University of Liverpool)Third116th (1 points, 150 speaks)19th (2 points, 298 speaks)10th (7 points, 602 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Aberystwyth PeopleSWING Katy + David67
Hannah ClareLIV Yellow Submateam73
Ioan NascuCOMP University of Pyongyang A76
Jack StanleyLIV Yellow Submateam75
KatySWING Katy + David71
Owen YeoCOMP University of Pyongyang A74
Tom RedgraveBHAM James76
Tommy CaveBHAM James78

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairDom CottrellUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistSam ShepherdSwansea University (SWAN)
PanelistMichael KearyUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistHayley MylesUnaffiliated (N/A)

Round 3

Motion: Upon the creation of strong AI, THW hardwire AI units with an unassailable and unalterable moral code

Venue: Maths Room (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentBHAM James (University of Birmingham)Fourth06th (5 points, 305 speaks)11th (5 points, 455 speaks)6th (8 points, 609 speaks)
Opening OppositionCOMP Peace in our time (Composite Teams)Second24th (5 points, 318 speaks)3rd (7 points, 479 speaks)3rd (10 points, 640 speaks)
Closing GovernmentWARWICK Walkies in West Wales (University of Warwick)Third12nd (6 points, 318 speaks)5th (7 points, 471 speaks)9th (7 points, 625 speaks)
Closing OppositionCOMP War Study Buddies (Composite Teams)First31st (6 points, 331 speaks)1st (9 points, 497 speaks)1st (12 points, 667 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Gareth WilliamsCOMP War Study Buddies83
George BainbridgeWARWICK Walkies in West Wales78
James WoodCOMP Peace in our time81
Jordan AndersonCOMP War Study Buddies83
Kate BrooksCOMP Peace in our time80
Sarah McConaghyWARWICK Walkies in West Wales75
Tom RedgraveBHAM James76
Tommy CaveBHAM James74

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairToby AlmyBristol University (BRISTOL)
PanelistOllie NewlanUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistTallis WardUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistJames UpshallUnaffiliated (N/A)

Round 4

Motion: In all western liberal democracies, This House Would ban gay conversion therapy

Venue: Primary Room A (Old College)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWAN #DefendRaja (Swansea University)Third114th (5 points, 429 speaks)15th (6 points, 578 speaks)15th (6 points, 578 speaks)
Opening OppositionSWING Kyle + Dan (Swing Teams)Fourth013th (5 points, 430 speaks)19th (5 points, 570 speaks)19th (5 points, 570 speaks)
Closing GovernmentBHAM James (University of Birmingham)First311th (5 points, 455 speaks)6th (8 points, 609 speaks)6th (8 points, 609 speaks)
Closing OppositionSWAN #InDecline (Swansea University)Second29th (6 points, 455 speaks)7th (8 points, 606 speaks)7th (8 points, 606 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ben FalknerSWAN #DefendRaja74
Dan BlackburnSWING Kyle + Dan73
Ieuan SkinnerSWAN #InDecline74
Kyle ParkSWING Kyle + Dan67
Lachlan SwainSWAN #DefendRaja75
Liam DoddSWAN #InDecline77
Tom RedgraveBHAM James76
Tommy CaveBHAM James78

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairJames CloughUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistMartin KearyUnaffiliated (N/A)
PanelistOllie NewlanUnaffiliated (N/A)