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Toastmasters Conferences

Come to Conference! A remarkable event happens each May in Toastmaster Districts 71 and 91 in the UK and Ireland: members and guests from across the land converge for conferences and great things happen. Thanks to the incredible efforts of … Continue reading

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Landmarks, Hares, Ear Muffs and Hats

This is an amalgamation of the last few meetings at Shropshire speakers and my what a busy time we have been having lately. ┬áLots of visitors attending having discovered us on the internet, gently suggested by bosses or encouraged by … Continue reading

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Happy New Year – July 2015

Yes you have read it right ┬áthe new Toastmaster year started at the beginning of July so – Happy New Year. At Shropshire speakers the ‘old’ committee stood down and the new committee stepped into the vacated shoes while they … Continue reading

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‘Iffy’ table topics

The innovative nature of our members knows no bounds when it comes to taking on the role of Table Topics Master to chair the session on impromptu speaking. Phil Bradley was that person last night and had thought of some … Continue reading

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Chickens, Diana and the SAS

Our meetings are nothing if not diverse and what we sometimes lack in numbers we make up for in imaginative, innovative and inspirational speeches. Last night was no exception as David Guy introduced us to the three banners of this … Continue reading

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Challenging ideas

The power of table topics in getting us to think quickly and put together a short speech on the spot was really put to the test this week. Harriet gave us some statements that were the opposite of what might … Continue reading

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Table topics meets tall tales

From a starting line of ‘I knew when I got up that morning it was going to be a special day …’ our table topics session of impromptu speaking on 15 January led by Phil Bradley took us on an … Continue reading

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