Online Toastmasters Meetings Are Not Just a Passing Fad

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As the green ‘on’ light picked us up, and the technology worked, everyone started to relax. Fortunately, some of our members had experience of chairing online meetings, including Charlie, our Toastmaster, and we fell back into our cheerful, positive club ethos. But is this technology for use only in the current circumstances; or could it […]

Big Event! Speech Contest

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Don’t forget that this Tuesday, 25th September 7pm, is very important! Please support the club if you can attend. It is the Speech Competition! The Speech Competition involves speakers taking part in a competition to go through to the regional competitions. Members who are speakers are welcome to let us know if they can take […]

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It’s Historic: Selling the Benefits!

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Historic Theme Lincoln was Toastmaster for the evening and facilitated a very lively meeting. Charlotte gave us a theme and word of the day: “Historic.” We heard two advanced speeches by Clare and Jan.  Both were excellent and the high standard of the advanced speaking techniques was clearly demonstrated.  The evening was great fun and we were grateful […]

What’s in the Box?

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Meeting of 22 May 2018   Club President, Murali Podila, as Toastmaster Murali was Toastmaster and facilitated the meeting this evening. We had an Educational slot by Andrew to help members identify which  where on the spectrum they are: nervous to excessively confident. Lincoln gave a first class formal speech on the benefits of being in […]

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Meeting Report for 8 May | Murali

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Steve was Toastmaster Steve Dixon always keeps the humour level high Andrew gave an Educational on Vocal variety. We used extracts from the speeches of Dr Marin Luther King to practice emphasis. Three More Winners! Paul was Best Impromptu Speaker Clare was Best Evaluator Jessie was Best Speaker Speeches!   Murali and Jessie delivered great formal speeches. […]