7th November 2016
“This House believes that Britain is still institutionally racist despite being multicultural”

Proposed by: Elaine McLean
Opposed by: Tony Koutsoumbos

The motion passed.

29th October 2016 – Eastbourne Conference
“This House believes that the UK should abandon any further development of nuclear energy power generation in favour of alternative methods”

Proposed by: David Cozens
Opposed by: Richard Whaley

The motion passed in a close vote.

2nd October 2016
“This House believes Hillary Clinton would make an excellent president of the United States.”

Proposed by: Ross Hunter
Opposed by: Ewan McGaughey

The motion passed.

5th September 2016
“This House believes that the increase of female political leaders, including May, Sturgeon, Merkel and Clinton among others, is likely to improve the standard of world governance.”

Proposed by: Ina Negoita
Opposed by: Garret Ross

The motion passed in a close vote.

1st August 2016
“This House believes that, were it possible to do so, Tony Blair should be prosecuted for war crimes”

Proposed by: George Filbey
Opposed by: Lissie Corfield

The motion was defeated.

4th July 2016
“This House believes there is no place for referenda in UK politics”

Proposed by: Jo Flowers
Opposed by: Peter Hulme-Cross

The motion was defeated.

6th June 2016
“This House believes that Jeremy Corbyn has not fulfilled his promise and should be replaced as leader of the Labour Party”

Proposed by: Lissie Corfield
Opposed by: Richard Johnson

The motion was defeated in a close vote.

19th May 2016 – Annual Dinner Debate
“This House believes that gambling is a social evil”

Proposed by: Alex Young
Opposed by: Elaine McLean

The motion was defeated in a close vote.

9th May 2016
“This House would require all state schools to become Academies”

Proposed by: Gwyn Redgers
Opposed by: David Kerry

The motion passed.

4th April 2016
“This House would wish to remain in the European Union”

Proposed by: David Kerry
Opposed by: Peter Hulme-Cross

The motion passed.

7th March 2016
“This House believes that President Assad is a part of the solution for Syria”

Proposed by: David Cozens
Opposed by: Paul Carroll

The motion passed.

1st February 2016
“This House believes that doctors should not go on strike”

Proposed by: Paul Byford
Opposed by: Bill Moss

The motion passed in a close vote.

4th January 2016
“This House calls upon the UK government to decide in favour of an additional runway at London Heathrow Airport without further delay”

Proposed by: Ross Hunter
Opposed by: David Kerry

The debate ended in a draw with one abstention.