In brief: University scores a moot point

Bristol University has won a national mooting competition sponsored by Lovell White Durrant. Sixty-four institutions took part in this year's Observer/English Speaking Union/Lovell White Durrant competition, the only national mooting event. The winning team was Chris Bailey, leader for the appellants, and Bernard Robinson, junior. The two beat Corryne MacLean, leader for the respondent, and Helen Spencer from Thames Valley University, at the final in The Great Hall at Gray's Inn.