Rain, Resolutions & Ribbons


Maidenhead Speakers Club – Monday 12 Jan 2015 WITH GUEST BLOGGER, MARY It was a wet night. Rain danced on the pavements. Different coloured umbrellas surged towards the light of St Luke’s Hall. Woolly-hatted folk jostled for prime position to sign up for the first MSC meeting of 2015. As Doreen Goring (VPM) continued to sun herself inContinue reading “Rain, Resolutions & Ribbons”

Maidenhead Speakers À La Carte


Maidenhead Speakers Club – Monday 24 Nov 2014 WITH GUEST BLOGGER, IAN It was a chilly walk from the car on Monday evening, however, once I opened the door onto a Maidenhead Speakers Club meeting-in-preparation, the climate changed! Familiar faces, warm smiles and a reception desk ready to take your details and offer advice. TME Lorraine had doneContinue reading “Maidenhead Speakers À La Carte”

Remember, Remember the Tenth of November


Maidenhead Speakers Club – Monday 10 Nov 2014 WITH GUEST BLOGGER, NICK Tonight was another educational and entertaining evening at Maidenhead Speakers Club. The evening started with an amusing introduction from our Sergeant at Arms Paul, who admitted to being drugged up – medically speaking of course! Our smiley Club President Julie warmly welcomed us and took good careContinue reading “Remember, Remember the Tenth of November”

Maidenhead Speakers – & it’s about Time!


Maidenhead Speakers Club – Monday 13 Oct 2014 WITH GUEST BLOGGER, STEVE On a cold & gloomy October night, Club President Julie immediately injected some warmth & sunshine (following Sgt @ Arms Paul’s energetic introduction) as she invited us all to ‘make our own sunshine’ right here this evening at Maidenhead Speakers. And we certainly did! She welcomed guestsContinue reading “Maidenhead Speakers – & it’s about Time!”

Area 21 Humorous Speech & Table Topics Contest 2014


Burnham Park Hall – Saturday 27 September 2014 WITH GUEST BLOGGER, MELL Saturday 27th September saw the second round of this exciting contest take place at Burnham Park Hall, with the four speakers in each Contest would battling it out for the opportunity to represent Area 21 in the Division Finals next month. Maidenhead Speakers has aContinue reading “Area 21 Humorous Speech & Table Topics Contest 2014”

Club Humorous Speech & Table Topics Contest 2014


Maidenhead Speakers Club  – Monday 23 September 2014 WITH GUEST BLOGGER, STEVE St Luke’s Community Hall last night was the stage for the 2014 MSC Club Humorous Speech & Table Topics Contest, & a fun-filled evening was had by all! Paul made an excellent debut as Contest Chair, instantly gaining some laughs from the audience by telling usContinue reading “Club Humorous Speech & Table Topics Contest 2014”

‘Impeccable’ Night at MSC


  Maidenhead Speakers Club – Monday 8 Sept 2014 WITH GUEST BLOGGER, MARY Club President Julie opened the meeting and warmly welcomed everyone. She welcomed back club member Chris, back from his success at competing at the International Speech Contest in Kuala Lumpur. Maidenhead Speakers’ Club is very proud of Chris and his TM achievements to date. TMEContinue reading “‘Impeccable’ Night at MSC”

What I Did on my Holidays


What I Did on My Holidays A special blog by Chris about the 2014 Toastmasters International Convention in Kuala Lumpur, & his participation as one of the finalists The Toastmasters International Convention. You may be wondering what it’s all about. A few weeks ago I joined around 3000 other dedicated and intrepid toastmasters in Kuala Lumpur,Continue reading “What I Did on my Holidays”

Fun, Energetic & Inspiring


  Maidenhead Speakers Club – Monday 11 Aug 2014 WITH GUEST BLOGGER, JULIE FARRELL This week’s Maidenhead Speakers Club meeting was fun, energetic, and inspiring – as always! TME Jacqui Hogan stepped in at the last minute, and did a great job of running the evening. Jacqui has been a member for over twelve years and hasContinue reading “Fun, Energetic & Inspiring”