Craig Fairnington

Craig Fairnington is an associate fellow of the Academy of Ideas.

Craig graduated from the University of St Andrews in 2009 with a BSc in Physics before joining the ioi in 2010. Since then he has produced and chaired sessions at the Battle of Ideas on a range of issues, including the “gay gene”, Scottish independence, water scarcity, and the future of the nation state. For Debating Matters, he has written topic guides on a similarly wide range of issues, and helped lead the STV Debating Matters Referendum Schools Debate which saw schools across Scotland debating issues around independence in the run-up to the referendum.

Craig currently works as finance & accommodation officer at a Russell Group University in London.

Related Sessions
Monday 22 September 2014, 18.00 Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Abbey Place, Faversham, Kent, ME13 7BQ
Sunday 19 October 2014, 14.00 Cinema 3
Sunday 19 October 2014, 16.00 Garden Room
Tuesday 28 October 2014, 18.30 Main Hall, Cross Street Chapel, Cross Street, Manchester M2 1NL

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Baroness Ruth Deech QC, crossbench peer; chairman, Bar Standards Board

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