The Debating Matters Leeds Salon Individual Prize

Each year The Leeds Salon award an Individual Prize at the Debating Matters Yorkshire Regional Final to the student who we feel best represents the spirit of Enlightenment inquiry; by asking lots of good, incisive questions - whether as a panellist and/or audience member. The winners receive a book which represents an exemplory piece of contemporary Enlightenment literature.

The Leeds Salon Individual Prize Winner 2017

Theo Bunting from Beckfoot School, Bingley wins a signed copy of Frank Furedi's What's Happened to the University? (Routledge, 2016).







The Leeds Salon Individual Prize Winner 2016

Reuben Bunting from Beckfoot School, Bingley wins a copy of Kenan Malik's The Quest for a Moral Compass: A Global History of Ethics (Atlantic Book, 2015).











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