Rutherford's Youth Speaks

Youth Speaks 2019 winners Impington Village College

Impington team

Cambridge Rutherford's Youth Speaks Sixth Form Debating Competition 2019 was held in the Gropius Hall at Impington Village College on 28 November and kindly sponsored by Hewitsons LLP.

Judges were Nichola Harrison (Chair), former Cambridgeshire County Councillor; Chris Elliot, former Readers' Editor, Guardian Newspaper and Christian Firmin, Solicitor, Hewitsons.

Impington Village College entered two teams and their 'B' team with their subject "Does everything have to be a debate?" were judged winners of a very high standard competition, with all teams congratulated by Nichola Harrison in her summing up of the results. 

The Impington Village College winning team (pictured above) were presented with the Richard Crabtree Trophy, named in memory of Rutherford's late Past-President, by Paul Gibbs President of Cambridge Rutherford.