The Big Animal Research Debate: Day 4

15 October 2013

Posted by: UAR news team

Category: Schools education

big-animal-research-debate.jpg18/10/2013 Update: Results from some of the debates listed below

The Big Animal Research Debate, an event organised by UAR and IDEA UK, starts today with five debates taking place at Hull University, King’s College London, University College London, Sheffield University and James Madison University (Virginia, USA).

UAR Chief Executive, Wendy Jarrett, will be debating today at UCL. The debate starts at 7pm and will be streamed live on www.animalresearchdebate.org

The Big Animal Research Debate will see over 30 university debating societies (with schools joining as well) holding debates over a 4-day period on the motion that “This House Would Ban All Forms of Animal Research”.

Also, great to see the first bit of national coverage courtesy of The Observer on Sunday.

Results of debates so far:

Sheffield Uni17798
Hull Uni9152
King's College London3100
James Madison12120-
Trinity College Dublin21240
Kent Uni10200
Liverpool Uni5182
Staffordshire Uni084
Nottingham Uni36634
Aberystwyth Uni4303
Stirling Uni414-
Warwick Uni125413
Dundee Uni292
Oxford Uni24273-
Imperial College London811-
Manchester Uni449928
New College of the Humanities79-
Newcastle Uni1215
Queen's University Belfast8303
Swansea Uni2151
Essex Uni310-
London School of Economics1201
Glasgow Uni14324
Sheffield Hallam416-

Watch Wednesday night's debate at Imperial College featuring UAR's Tom Holder as guest speaker:

Watch Monday night's debate at UCL, with UAR's CEO Wendy Jarrett speaking in opposition