Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 11th December 2017

Doncaster Speakers meeting on 11th December kicked off at the usual time of 7pm but not quite in the usual style. The Regent Hotel was decorated for Christmas, and members sported Christmas jumpers and enjoyed drinks, food and a fine collection of Christmas cracker jokes. The evening also departed from the usual format of preparedContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 11th December 2017”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 27 November 2017

Another wonderful evening at Doncaster Speakers, it was a very busy evening with a few new faces which is always a positive.  Three strong speeches were delivered and everyone stepped up to the mark as usually in their roles.  The evening started with a humorous introduction from Andrew Miller as Sergeant at Arms and StephanieContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 27 November 2017”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 9 October 2017

Oh what a night, with 3 new people, one returning potential member and some impressive first talks. It upholds the Doncaster Toastmasters tradition of having marvellous, memorable meetings. As ever, the meeting prep started before the meeting, with the Sargent of Arms (SAA) getting the room ready and guests being greeted and assigned to sitContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 9 October 2017”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday September 25 2017

The Sgt at Arms, Andrew Miller, gave a 2-minute warning prior to the start of the meeting.   At 7.00pm, Andrew announced the start of the meeting and also informed everyone regarding mobile phones, the location of toilets and the procedure should a fire alarm be sounded.  He then introduced the Toastmaster for the evening, AndyContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday September 25 2017”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday June 10 2017

The theme for our meeting on Monday 10 July was “A New Chapter”, which was very apt as this was the first meeting for our new committee and for our new President and Toastmaster for the evening Shane Lukas (pictured).  Shane introduced the evening by asking for the audience to give interesting facts and benefitsContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday June 10 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”