Team Overview for team ABER Sleepyheads (Aberystwyth University)

Speakers: Miriam Sugden and Will Blanchard

Round 1

Motion: THBT Universities and Student Unions should adopt and aggressively enforce no platform policies

Venue: Seminar Room 6 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 1After Round 1After Round 4
Opening GovernmentSWING low, sweet chariot (Swing Team)First31st (0 points, 0 speaks)1st (3 points, 154 speaks)2nd (9 points, 620 speaks)
Opening OppositionBANG Massdebating (Bangor University)Fourth01st (0 points, 0 speaks)13th (0 points, 143 speaks)13th (4 points, 436 speaks)
Closing GovernmentABER Sleepyheads (Aberystwyth University)Second21st (0 points, 0 speaks)6th (2 points, 148 speaks)5th (8 points, 577 speaks)
Closing OppositionPLYM Dynamic Duo (Plymouth University)Third11st (0 points, 0 speaks)9th (1 points, 145 speaks)14th (3 points, 586 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Bethan NankivellSWING low, sweet chariot76
Carl MonaghanBANG Massdebating72
Geraldrine AgymanPLYM Dynamic Duo73
Ieuan SkinnerSWING low, sweet chariot78
John HanleyBANG Massdebating71
Kirush NaguleswaranPLYM Dynamic Duo72
Miriam SugdenABER Sleepyheads75
Will BlanchardABER Sleepyheads73

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAndrew RoseUnaffiliated (-)
PanelistLiam DoddUnaffiliated (-)
PanelistHarri Ellington-LewisUnaffiliated (-)

Round 2

Motion: THBT religious schools should be forced to appoint atheist staff members to teach atheism as a valid alternative to religious belief

Venue: Seminar Room 6 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 2After Round 2After Round 4
Opening GovernmentBANG Taylor-Petts-Lewis (Bangor University)Third17th (2 points, 147 speaks)10th (3 points, 279 speaks)12th (4 points, 558 speaks)
Opening OppositionABER D (Aberystwyth University)Second28th (2 points, 145 speaks)6th (4 points, 279 speaks)11th (5 points, 568 speaks)
Closing Government. Nissim's Love Arrow (Open Team)First35th (2 points, 150 speaks)3rd (5 points, 304 speaks)3rd (9 points, 618 speaks)
Closing OppositionABER Sleepyheads (Aberystwyth University)Fourth06th (2 points, 148 speaks)13th (2 points, 278 speaks)5th (8 points, 577 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
David AyresABER D65
Hannah Clare. Nissim's Love Arrow77
Jack Petts-LewisBANG Taylor-Petts-Lewis66
Jack Stanley. Nissim's Love Arrow77
Miriam SugdenABER Sleepyheads65
Natalia TaylorBANG Taylor-Petts-Lewis66
Tim EldonABER D69
Will BlanchardABER Sleepyheads65

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairEdward HauschildUnaffiliated (-)
PanelistLucy GrimesBangor University (BANG)
PanelistLiam DoddUnaffiliated (-)
PanelistMarcus LeaUnaffiliated (-)

Round 3

Motion: As a working class voter in a Labour/Conservative marginal constituency, THW vote Conservative

Venue: Seminar Room 1 (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 3After Round 3After Round 4
Opening GovernmentBANG Adam and Yaseen (Bangor University)Third115th (1 points, 278 speaks)15th (2 points, 421 speaks)16th (2 points, 495 speaks)
Opening OppositionABER Sleepyheads (Aberystwyth University)First313th (2 points, 278 speaks)7th (5 points, 426 speaks)5th (8 points, 577 speaks)
Closing GovernmentPLYM Reigning Champions (Plymouth University)Fourth016th (0 points, 279 speaks)16th (0 points, 414 speaks)15th (2 points, 562 speaks)
Closing OppositionBANG Ben and Omur Selecta (Bangor University)Second214th (1 points, 289 speaks)12th (3 points, 435 speaks)9th (6 points, 585 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Adam PalmerBANG Adam and Yaseen71
Alexander LeaPLYM Reigning Champions70
Ben HarropBANG Ben and Omur Selecta74
Martin WeaverPLYM Reigning Champions65
Miriam SugdenABER Sleepyheads75
Omur SowarBANG Ben and Omur Selecta72
Will BlanchardABER Sleepyheads73
Yaseen SheikhBANG Adam and Yaseen72

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairCraig McDonaldCardiff University (CARD)
PanelistRyan HeatonBangor University (BANG)
PanelistTom WolfeAberystwyth University (ABER)

Round 4

Motion: THBT the USA should legalise the manufacture and sale of all drugs

Venue: Dining Room C (Fulton House)

Teams:

RoleTeamRankingPointsBefore Round 4After Round 4After Round 4
Opening GovernmentABER Sleepyheads (Aberystwyth University)First37th (5 points, 426 speaks)5th (8 points, 577 speaks)5th (8 points, 577 speaks)
Opening OppositionCARD The Pilsner Lovers (Cardiff University)Second26th (6 points, 443 speaks)4th (8 points, 593 speaks)4th (8 points, 593 speaks)
Closing GovernmentABER D (Aberystwyth University)Fourth08th (5 points, 423 speaks)11th (5 points, 568 speaks)11th (5 points, 568 speaks)
Closing OppositionCARD Alex Salmond for Prime Minister (Cardiff University)Third14th (6 points, 452 speaks)6th (7 points, 600 speaks)6th (7 points, 600 speaks)

Speakers:

NameTeamPoints
Chiara AlessandriCARD The Pilsner Lovers75
David AyresABER D72
Ed MasonCARD Alex Salmond for Prime Minister75
Josh GreenCARD Alex Salmond for Prime Minister73
Miriam SugdenABER Sleepyheads76
Tim EldonABER D73
Usman Mahmood BukhariCARD The Pilsner Lovers75
Will BlanchardABER Sleepyheads75

Adjudicators:

RoleNameUniversity
ChairAndrew RoseUnaffiliated (-)
PanelistJon OfficerBangor University (BANG)
PanelistTom WolfeAberystwyth University (ABER)
PanelistMarcus LeaUnaffiliated (-)