Recaps

Joyful Jubilations

Joyful Jubilations

‘Tis not quite the season but you would have been forgiven for thinking it was already upon us if you had been at toastmasters last Tuesday. Toastmaster Jennifer, first time in the role, did an excellent job of guiding the evening and encouraged many expressions of joy. ...
A muddy good mindset

A muddy good mindset

A shorter evening tonight to allow time for a social drink afterwards - short but high quality, very entertaining including some fantastic 'first times' as well. ...
Whodunnit and a bonanza of global destinations.

Whodunnit and a bonanza of global destinations.

Back into the main arena for the summer season, tonights meeting took us around the world and intrigued us with a murder mystery ... ...
A record positive evaluation

A record positive evaluation

Our stand-in Toastmaster was Dave B, who did a great job pulling together a truly memorable evening! ...
Are you a potato or a coffee bean?

Are you a potato or a coffee bean?

It was a short evening but a good one, with plenty of willing volunteers stepping up to fill gaps in the programme left by unforeseen absences. Ade became our impromptu Toastmaster, and did such a good job that you would have thought she’d had days to prepare rather than minutes! ...
Quiz Night. Oh Yeah!

Quiz Night. Oh Yeah!

We had a great night tonight quizzing it up! The competition was ferocious and hilarious.
Make sure you join us next time for an epic evening. ...
Anaesthetised stand-up concorde

Anaesthetised stand-up concorde

As our timer David said in his report, 'From burning planes to burnt chips, we've had it all'! ...
Swimming with smell-free blogs

Swimming with smell-free blogs

Tonight was one of those sink-or-swim nights! The odds were stacked against us with many people away, then access trouble to the building, but we eventually got going - we chose to swim! ...
Vegas Playas & would the Real Santa please stand up

Vegas Playas & would the Real Santa please stand up

Our Toastmasters were in fine form this week with everyone putting forward a great effort. ...
The glass is half full of golf shoes

The glass is half full of golf shoes

This evening had something for everyone. A good dose of laughter, some speaking experience, some of Jan's scrummy 'failed fudge' (Seriously Jan - it wasn't a failure!), a whole lot of applause and plenty of learning to match. ...
Praising shoe rhymes

Praising shoe rhymes

Oh what a night! Some great speeches, a whole bundle of laughs and a lot of learning. ...
Remembering a roadmap to confidence with experience

Remembering a roadmap to confidence with experience

Toastmaster Ade was bright, welcoming and organised - everything a good Toastmaster should be! With the speakers all lined up and all the seats filled she launched the evening right on time ...
Springing voxels have spiderism

Springing voxels have spiderism

"Spring has sprung!" began Toastmaster Margie with a smile. This was a warm and friendly Toastmaster meeting - a spring-feeling-spiderism-voxel-concoction of epic proportions! ...
A briefing with creepers

A briefing with creepers

Toastmaster JP kicked the evening off with relevance tonight. Relevance, because of the difference Toastmasters is making in JP's life now, with work, new job interviews and growth. We love to hear stories like this. ...
A clean sweep!

A clean sweep!

Dave Young took a clean sweep of the winter trophy collection tonight with two winning speeches! It was a massive evening with nine speeches in total, including several 'firsts' for people involved. ...