News from Toastmasters in Glasgow (Area 60)

News from Toastmasters in Glasgow (Area 60)

Area 60 continues to grow and flourish with Stirling Speakers launching last October and developing well. In November we were extremely proud to have been represented at the District 71 contest finals in Sheffield by James McGinty of Central Toastmasters (3rd in the...

A Poem To EAT

To Edinburgh Advanced Toastmasters by Edwyn Newman   There’s a club that’s been formed in the city, That’s noted for speaking and fun, And several competent Toasties Have joined to improve on their puns   The question that’s got to be answered Is something...

Livingston Speakers: Mentoring Manager

In Livingston Speakers we have appointed a Mentoring Manager to ensure the recent 8 new members have the opportunity  to be matched with a mentor. This position  was taken by Colin Williamson, past VPPR, who will ensure that the right opportunity  is given to all...

Division S – Oscar Merkx Memorial Award For PR

Much of the success of Toastmasters in Scotland is due to the inspiration of individual members. Oscar Merkx DTM was such a member but he sadly passed away in November 2015 after a sudden illness. Oscar was a founding member of Glasgow Toastmasters in 2002 and joined...

Livingston Speakers Tall Tales Contest

In a change from the usual meeting format, the club ended the year with a bit of fun and “tall tales”. Instead of a formal prepared speech from one of the manuals, everyone gets a chance to deliver a short 3-4 minute personal story which may be either true or false. ...