On Monday, 14 and Tuesday, 15 March 2022 London branch welcomed 8 teams each evening to Dartmouth House to compete in the London Regional Finals of the prestigious ESU-Churchill Public Speaking Competition. Audiences saw first hand how this unique competition, which pairs the speaker from one school with the chair and questioner of another, encourages quick thinking and relationship building. We are very grateful to the judges for their time and expertise in finding winners from such a high standard of entries.
We are happy to announce the two winning teams going through to Finals Day on Sunday 8, May at Churchill College Cambridge will be Bromley High School and Ibstock Place School Team A.
Congratulations to the following students for their individual awards:
Best Chairs: Jiyaa, City of London School for Girls, and Andrew, Harrow School
Judges Commendation for Chair: Antonio, Sutton Grammar School, and Emma, South Hampstead High School
Best Speakers: Gabriella, Bromley High School, and Elizabeth, Notting Hill and Ealing High School
Judges Commendation for Speaker: Anna, City of London School for Girls, and Chiara, South Hampstead High School
Best Questioners: Aratrika, City of London School for Girls, and Clemency, Notting Hill and Ealing High School
Judges Commendation for Questioner: Rana, DLD College, and Andreea, Whitmore High School