Category Archives: Competitions

Speakers and speeches everywhere

Do you ever have one of those thoughts whizz through your mind at the most inappropriate time.  I had such a thought at about 4am this morning. What was the thought? I was thinking I haven’t blogged about the last … Continue reading

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A double winner!

Many congratulations to our President, Matt Hegarty, on winning two competitions in four days – a fantastic achievement. Matt won the Humorous Speaking contest at Shropshire Speakers with his speech You have to turn your head to the side, and … Continue reading

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Autumn competitions

We are in competing mode at the moment having held two competitions in the last month. First we had the Evaluation competition in which Paul Brennan’s target speech was evaluated by four contestants. The winner was Sam Warner who will … Continue reading

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The real Tall Tales

We held our first Tall Tales competition at a special ‘extra’ meeting last night and discovered what happens when you let members’ imaginations run riot. Tony Madeley revealed a hitherto unknown ‘fact’ about a European farming treaty, while Kim Kelly … Continue reading

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