Matthew Handley

Oxford history student, Debate Mate mentor, football fanatic

Matt Handley is studying History at Oxford University, and is a mentor for the Debate Mate programme, having been a member of the England Schools' Debating Team in 2010 and 2011. He debates competitively for Oxford, and has reached the semi-finals of the World Universities Debating Championships. He is heavily involved in student journalism, having been News Editor of The Oxford Student newspaper. Most importantly, he's a football fan (particularly Liverpool FC, obscure 00's footballers and the politics of the Beautiful Game).