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PR Tips 2nd April Presenter – Daniel Sandars


Presenter: Daniel Sandars

During this session Daniel  went through the best practice when assigning new members to online accounts for clubs.

Click here to view this informative PR Tips session.

Aletta Rochat Region Advisor Visits District 71


Aletta Rochat DTM (Region Advisor for  Europe, Middle East and Africa) is visiting District 71 to support our clubs and members and to promote Toastmasters.  She is a professional speaker, trainer and author.   Aletta will be speaking at a variety of events in Ireland & Scotland.

Aletta lives in Cape Town, South Africa and is the author of ‘The Wedding Speaker’s Guide’, a guide to make sure that Wedding Speakers are remembered – for all the right reasons! She is a Distinguished Toastmaster.   As Region Advisor, Rochat is a working ambassador of Toastmasters International.

Karen O’Donnell, our District PR Manager has liaised with various groups & Division S Leadership Team to bring you the following events:- Read More

October Newsletter

Take a look at our October-newsletter .  Edited by Division B Director, Patricia O’Connell.


Attracting New Members to your Club

groupHere are some tips which may assist in you attracting new members to your club.

Check out club-pr-attract-new-members

International Speech Contest District Finalists 2016


In May 2016, We held our District Speech Contest in Limerick and we witnessed 9 amazing speeches.

Here are each of those speeches:-

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September 2016 Newsletter


Our Division Directors are ‘spear-heading’ our Newsletters for this Toastmasters year.

Division M Director, Peter Redmond has gathered many articles from various District 71 members in our September newsletter.  Do check this out.  sept-16-newsletter

Where the ‘gift of the gab’ gets competitive

CfjhrbTWEAQED9MThe Irish World published an article on Toastmasters & our Champion Simon Scriver- the-irish-world-simon-scriver

District Newsletter – August 2016


What has been happening in our District?

Read all about it in our August 2016 newsletter.

STOP PRESS World Championship of Public Speaking


Simon Scriver who will be representing District 71 at the semi-finals of the World Champion of Public Speaking in Washington DC on Thursday 18th August and finals will take place on Saturday 20th August.  Click here To read our recent World Championship of Public Speaking release 12 Aug 2016.


Capture the electric atmosphere at one of  following hubs which will be LIVE STREAMING these contests. Dublin Club in Buswells Hotel, Dublin 2 – To purchase your ticket through eventbrite for just 10euro  click on

Thursday contest also being shown by Tralee Toastmasters.  Make your way to IT Tralee for 6:30 entrance fee 5euro.



Interview with Simon Scriver

Simon Scriver with Karen O'DonnellSimon Scriver is representing District 71 in the International Speech Contest, in Washington, August 2016.  Click here to view – Interview with Simon Scriver.