The annual debate between past pupils and the Alpha de Beta girls took place on Monday, 21 December. The motion before the House was ‘Christmas Past is Better than Christmas Present’ leading to much heated debate about the true meaning of this feast.

team 5th

The opposition (past pupils Caroline Kinsella, Jessica Howard and Cathy Greene) were voted winners by the audience of senior students but the school debaters (Carol Obaseki, Corinna Mbugua and Kate Brennan) put up a good fight.

past pups

Well done to all including organisers Ciara Rigney and Emma Haran! Lunchtime debating will continue in 2016.