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2018 Donald Gorrie Schools Debates

June 19, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

“This house believes that social media is a positive force for democracy”

On Tuesday 19 June teams from six schools will debate this topical motion in the fifth Donald Gorrie Schools Debating Competition. Taking part are

Boroughmuir High School (defending senior champions)

Broxburn Academy

Craigmount High School (defending junior champions)

Queensferry High School

Royal High School

Tynecastle High School 

These annual  debates were  established in 2013 in memory of Donald Gorrie, who was a passionate teacher and champion of civil society, and also a councillor, MP and MSP. Donald was an elder of St Andrew’s and St George’s West Church.

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St Andrew’s and St George’s West
13 George Street
Edinburgh, Scotland EH2 2PA United Kingdom
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0131 225 3847
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