Sgoil Lionacleit Successful at National Debate 2019

Pictured: The 2019 winners, Joanne and Marion from Sgoil Lionacleit.

The final of the 2019 National Gaelic Schools Debate took place at the Scottish Parliament on Thursday 5th December.

A very lively debate was heard with Joanne Laing and Marion MacCorquodale from Sgoil Lionacleit going up against Raonaid Campbell and Hamish Scott from Sgoil Sir E Scott.

Sgoil Lionacleit eventually came out victorious. 

Raonaid Campbell from Sir E Scott was presented with the best debater award.

The committee would like to thank the organizations who helped to fund and support this year’s Debate – The Scottish Government, Loganair, The SQA, Bòrd na Gàidhlig, Skills Development Scotland, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar, Highland Council, Glasgow City Council, Comunn na Gàidhlig, Radio nan Gàidheal and Education Scotland.