The final of the Irish Times debating competition took place last night (18th February) in the Examinations Hall of Trinity College Dublin.
The debate was hosted by the College Historical Society and was chaired by Dr Mary Robinson, Chancellor of the University of Dublin, former President of Ireland, former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, former Senator, Barrister-at-Law and Finalist of the Irish
The motion was "That a neutral Ireland cannot fulfil its global responsibilities in the 21st century"
Team Winner: David Boughton and Ciaran Denny (TCD Hist)
Team Runner up: Ross Kelly and Susan Connolly (UCD Law)
Individual Winner: David Quinn (Kings Inns)
Individual runner up: Chris Kissane (TCD Hist)