Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 12th February 2018

Upon entering the room, I was greeted by the hustle and bustle of excited Toastmasters and several guests. Debra Kershaw – the club’s VP Membership, Maria Orlovic and Andrew Miller were hard at work to ensure that guests had signed the guest book and all had seats. By 7pm when the meeting started, there wasContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 12th February 2018”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 22nd January 2018

Arthur Fenn opened the meeting at 7 o’clock and welcomed our club President and Toastmaster for the evening, Shane Lukas, who provided a lively introduction despite being let down by technology.    Proof that Toastmasters really does help you cope with every eventuality that can befall a speaker. Jon Carvell, taking the role of timekeeper forContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 22nd January 2018”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday June 24 2017

About 15 people made the fortnightly pilgrimage to the Regent Hotel for the latest Toastmasters meeting. Sergeant at Arms Andrew Miller kick started the evening off with one swoop of the hammer and a pause and stare until people took their seats.  Toastmaster for the evening Arthur Fenn highlighted the theme of the meeting asContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday June 24 2017”

New committee for 2017-2018

Introducing our Committee for the 2017-2018 Toastmasters year which starts today. President – Shane Lukas VP Education – Sarah Saxelby VP Membership – Deborah Kershaw VP PR – Maria Orlovic Treasurer – Andrew Miller Secretary – Jean Stewart Sergeant at Arms – Arthur Fenn Immediate Past President – Derek Lucian Good luck to everyone forContinue reading “New committee for 2017-2018”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday April 24 2017

Tonight’s meeting of Doncaster Speakers was a combination of fun, felines and flowers. Pauline Westrop was Toastmaster for the evening and instantly got us all in the mood with her energy, enthusiasm and even a little poetry.  As Toastmaster, Pauline gets to set the theme of the meeting and she chose “Spring has sprung”.  RightContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday April 24 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”