Wales Schools Debating Championships

The national competition is open to all students in Wales aged 14-18. Each secondary school/college can enter one team of 2 students and 1 student in the individual competition.

There are 8 Regional Rounds held from 7 October – 14 November 2019.

The Quarter-Finals Round held at Coleg Powys, Newton on 3 December 2019, with 4 teams and individuals progressing through to our Semi-Finals.

The Semi and National Finals will be held at Tredegar House in Newport, which is part of the National Trust.

We would like to thank Tredegar House for their hospitality in hosting the final round.


Take a look at  the poster for the timetable on 16 Dec


Did you know?

We offer debating training days.

Read the full details and entry form 



Amber Demetrius