A new committee elected

We’re all set for the next Toastmasters year with a new committee elected and set to start from July 1. From left to right, our new leadership committee is: Dave Br (President), Ade (VP Membership), JP (VP Education),… Read More

Video feedback now standard

When you do a speech at Cathedral City Toastmasters, you now have the option of having your speech videoed!  We’ve invested in an HD video recorder, which our VP Public Relations, David Knight diligently runs, edits and returns to… Read More

Going for the hattrick

It’s no secret.  We’re going for 10/10, for the 3rd time running!  That’s the DCP awards system; the Toasmaster’s Distinguished Club Programme – a global awards system for Toastmasters clubs which runs from July 1 each year. In the last two… Read More

What we get up to in the weekend

The women in our club are truly a force in themselves! Not only do they have their own special meetings, go out to the movies and dinners together, but now they’ve started renovating furniture together as well!

Area G3 Contests

Last night was the Area G3 Contests. Cathedral City shone like a star! Humorous Contest Gary Judd presented his humorous speech  ‘In Defence of Mr Wolf’.  Gary was polished and gave the audience food for thought, which had… Read More

The awards are flowing!

The 2014 / 2015 Toastmasters year finished on a high note at Cathedral City with a good handful of awards being filed in the last couple of weeks

Oops we did it again

It’s true – we did it again!  For the second year running our club reached 10/10 in the annual Distinguished Club Programme, the highest award given out by Toastmasters International – the ‘President’s Distinguished’ award. The DCP programme runs across… Read More

A new Toastmasters year beckons

“This year has been a real eye-opener” began the outgoing CCTM President JP in his AGM address this evening.  Eye-opening for being responsible for people’s development, for doing the right thing for the people and the club.  JP… Read More

Ka-pat! Ka-splat! That was the cat!

We love to “change it up” at CCTM, and the video below is a cracking example of impromptu speaking gone mad.  The task was ‘Tabletopics’, which is Toastmaster-speak for impromptu speaking, but this time the goal was make… Read More

New Zealand Champion!

Dave Young of Cathedral City is the Toastmasters New Zealand Humorous Speech contest winner for 2013