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Fri 29 June
- Last day of term (12.00 pm finish)

BBT Ulster Schools’ Debating

Congratulations to Year 14 pupil Dakota Reid Bamford who was one of 6 pupils from NI selected to participate in the Belfast Buildings Trust Best Individual Speaker Competition held on Friday 27 April in Belfast Harbour Office, Belfast. The motion was ‘This House Believes that it’s not the taking part that counts, it’s the winning.’ Dakota found out on the evening that she was debating for the motion. Following the debate Dakota was presented with her runner-up prize and was photographed with Lord Trimble, the competition Patron and Lord Duncan of Springbank, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Northern Ireland Office and Scotland Office).