Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday May 22 2017

Monday’s meeting was certainly a special one for many reasons.  The theme was set by Arthur Fenn, as Toastmaster, “The Beauty of Simplicity”. Arthur Fenn took on the Toastmaster role for the first time and he did a cracking job.  He confidently handled the meeting from start to finish, despite the usual hiccups that oftenContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday May 22 2017”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday April10 2017

The noise grew louder as I neared the door.  It was a familiar sound.  The energetic hum of activity associated with preparation for another Monday night Doncaster Speakers meet. Groups of people were in action laying out all of the accoutrements necessary for the running of a session, whilst others mingled and caught up withContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday April10 2017”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday January 23 2017

Why do we come to Toastmasters?  For the most part it is to improve our speaking skills and as a social event. But there is always more to each meeting than that.  At this meeeting I was moved by a tale involving true love during WW2, learnt the value of challenging even the most basicContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday January 23 2017”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday 13th June 2016

General Evaluator’s report by Jean Stewart The meeting was opened by the Sgt At Arms, Alison Turner.      Apart from the members there were five visitors who had come along to find out more about Toastmasters.  Also the Area Director, Euan Baylis and his partner, Fiona Dilston, attended and both participated in the evening events.   TheContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday 13th June 2016”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday 9th November 2015

Report from Toastmaster meeting 9th November 2015 by Derek Lucian Another fantastic demonstration of ‘doing it the way it was meant to be done’. Our meeting tonight had the key ingredients for a successful Toastmaster evening. One in which a dash of humour added to an abundance of energy made for a very interesting evening of ToastmasteryContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday 9th November 2015”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday 8th December 2014

General Evaluator’s Report | 8th December 2014 | By Julie Gordon “Celebration” The theme for this evening’s meeting was Celebration with a focus on celebrating all things great about Toastmasters. Shelagh Jones opened the evening as Sgt at Arms, dealing with housekeeping arrangements before handing over to our Toastmaster for the evening, Jean Stewart.  As Toastmaster, JeanContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday 8th December 2014”