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Views from the Headmistress’ study – 27th November 2015

Dear Parents,

We are busy preparing for the last three weeks of term. With ‘Guys and Dolls’, Christmas Fayre, Carol concert and over 130 Year 6’s to interview- it is going to be a busy few weeks! 852 more words

Headmistress' Views

Durham IV

Usually one of the most competitive NAMDA competitions on the circuit, the Durham IV has it’s quirks, including the hilliness of the small city and with the out-rounds being conducted in the famous Durham Union chambers. 549 more words

Tournaments Blog

Wayland Academy Norfolk Debating Society (W.A.N.D.S)

Wayland Academy Debate Society has started off with a controversial bang this term! Debate society has covered issues such as animal rights, corporal punishment and use of phones within schools to determine how we can set our society on the right path. 132 more words


Debating Competition

A debate took place in the school today on the motion of ‘There should be an hour of exercise every day in school’. Ballyneale were opposing this motion. 62 more words

Proving nothing

Today I went on a Senator for a Day trip and got to act as, well, a senator for a day. It was more like half a day. 104 more words

Confessions: of a Serial Debater.

Before anything else, I would like to clarify that this article does not imply that I will stop debating in the coming years. I believe that as a batch, our time has come to reminisce and bid farewell to the things that have helped us shape our identities within the walls of Chandbagh. 686 more words



A team of six students have started debating through the Waterford Teachers’ Centre debating competition.

The team consists of speakers Maeve , Sarah and Oisín who are ably assisted by researchers, Issy, Michaela and Erin. 73 more words