Team Overview for team DURHAM MM (Durham)

Speakers: Joe Mayes and Kit Mercer

Round 1

Motion: THB that US media should not report any details about school shootings beyond the fact that they happened.

Venue: 6.205 (UP)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentDURHAM MM (Durham)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)19th (2 points, 151 speaks)10th (8 points, 615 speaks)
Opening OppositionLIVERPOOL SC (Liverpool)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)37th (1 points, 146 speaks)29th (6 points, 600 speaks)
Closing GovernmentLANCASTER Don't Opp Us Now (Lancaster)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)44th (0 points, 145 speaks)32nd (6 points, 593 speaks)
Closing OppositionOXFORD UNIVERSITY LR (Oxford University)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)12th (3 points, 153 speaks)5th (9 points, 631 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Alan RameyOXFORD UNIVERSITY LR77
Blythe ChesworthLANCASTER Don't Opp Us Now73
Hannah ClareLIVERPOOL SC71
Jack StanleyLIVERPOOL SC75
Joe MayesDURHAM MM76
Jon LoOXFORD UNIVERSITY LR76
Kit MercerDURHAM MM75
Ryan C. SpendiffLANCASTER Don't Opp Us Now72

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairEmilia CarlqvistIndependent (INDEPENDENT)
PanelistJames Callum JohnsonManchester (MDU)
PanelistLaura SearsManchester (MDU)
PanelistNick ZervoudisIndependent (INDEPENDENT)

Round 2

Motion: THBT all international peacekeeping operations in Africa should be carried out solely by African troops

Venue: 6.212 (UP)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentYORK A (York)Fourth027th (2 points, 147 speaks)45th (2 points, 276 speaks)46th (4 points, 567 speaks)
Opening OppositionDURHAM MM (Durham)First319th (2 points, 151 speaks)9th (5 points, 308 speaks)10th (8 points, 615 speaks)
Closing GovernmentLSE SJ (LSE)Second222nd (2 points, 150 speaks)16th (4 points, 303 speaks)19th (7 points, 607 speaks)
Closing OppositionUCL Godless of Gower Street (UCL)Third127th (2 points, 147 speaks)28th (3 points, 297 speaks)21st (7 points, 603 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Akbir KhanUCL Godless of Gower Street75
Henry PoustYORK A63
Huw DaviesYORK A66
Joe MayesDURHAM MM80
Julia SlupskaLSE SJ77
Katie ShieldsUCL Godless of Gower Street75
Kit MercerDURHAM MM77
Samantha SiLSE SJ76

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairRichard HoppsIndependent (INDEPENDENT)
PanelistAlexandra StepanenkoBirmingham (BIRMINGHAM)
PanelistHenry PhippsManchester (MDU)
PanelistJack BurtonNewcastle (NEWCASTLE)

Round 3

Motion: TH supports menstrual activism

Venue: 5.207 (UP)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland (Aberystwyth)Third11st (6 points, 319 speaks)4th (7 points, 476 speaks)2nd (10 points, 638 speaks)
Opening OppositionSTRATHCLYDE GD (Strathclyde)Second22nd (6 points, 317 speaks)2nd (8 points, 475 speaks)4th (10 points, 634 speaks)
Closing GovernmentDURHAM MM (Durham)Fourth09th (5 points, 308 speaks)18th (5 points, 462 speaks)10th (8 points, 615 speaks)
Closing OppositionSHEFFIELD 's Men Double Luge (Sheffield)First33rd (6 points, 312 speaks)1st (9 points, 477 speaks)1st (12 points, 642 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Adam HawksbeeSHEFFIELD 's Men Double Luge86
Andrew GordonABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland80
Gavin CorrSTRATHCLYDE GD77
Joe DyerSTRATHCLYDE GD81
Joe MayesDURHAM MM78
Karolien MichielsABERYSTWYTH Free Scotland77
Kit MercerDURHAM MM76
Matthew WilmoreSHEFFIELD 's Men Double Luge79

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairImogen ParkesIndependent (INDEPENDENT)
PanelistDavid BenderHull (HULL)
PanelistJames Callum JohnsonManchester (MDU)
PanelistWilliam DuffieldLSE (LSE)

Round 4

Motion: THW ban holocaust denial

Venue: 5.210 (UP)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentDURHAM MM (Durham)First318th (5 points, 462 speaks)10th (8 points, 615 speaks)10th (8 points, 615 speaks)
Opening OppositionHULL Hull anarchy, Hull democracy (Hull)Second220th (5 points, 457 speaks)18th (7 points, 607 speaks)18th (7 points, 607 speaks)
Closing GovernmentBRISTOL Don't mention the bear (Bristol)Third124th (5 points, 451 speaks)30th (6 points, 599 speaks)30th (6 points, 599 speaks)
Closing OppositionWARWICK Talk Crap, Get Smacked (Warwick)Fourth034th (4 points, 444 speaks)42nd (4 points, 589 speaks)42nd (4 points, 589 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Ben AndrewBRISTOL Don't mention the bear74
Ben HallHULL Hull anarchy, Hull democracy76
Joe KesterBRISTOL Don't mention the bear74
Joe MayesDURHAM MM76
Kit MercerDURHAM MM77
Matt TuckHULL Hull anarchy, Hull democracy74
Maxine MuirheadWARWICK Talk Crap, Get Smacked74
Michal MasnyWARWICK Talk Crap, Get Smacked71

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAmanda MoorghenIndependent (INDEPENDENT)
PanelistLaura SearsManchester (MDU)
PanelistJames DixonManchester (MDU)
PanelistGreg StylesSheffield (SHEFFIELD)