Teenagers in global debate

14th July 2006 at 01:00
Eloquent teenagers from 36 countries have been debating everything from nuclear power to climate change, in secondary schools across Newport and Cardiff. Australia, defending champion in the 2006 world schools debating championships, started its campaign by winning three of its six debates.

New participants included Montenegro, Botswana and Lesotho. The final was being held in Cardiff's city hall yesterday. See next week's edition for the result.

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