On behalf of the District, the Club Growth Director, Patricia O’Reilly, is pleased to welcome the following new clubs to date:-
- G-Toast UK
- Amazon Toastmasters
- Google Phonic
- Anglian Advanced Speakers
We wish them and their members many successful and distinguished Toastmasters years!
Be sure to check this site for full details on the May Conference.
At the recent November Conference in Dublin, a large number of members were recognised for their achievements over the past year. The following people received top awards
- John Kendall – Area Director of the Year (Area 20)
- Constance Turner – Division Director of the Year (Division G)
- Karen O’Donnell – Toastmaster of the Year (Dublin 18 Toastmasters)
The majority of the clubs in District 71 are doing very well and actively working toward fulfilling their Distinguished Club Plan goals. There are 17 clubs in the District that have already achieved Distinguished Club status and Congratulations goes out to each of them. The Top Three Clubs in the District as of 26 Nov ’16 are as follows;
- Dublin Club 8 DCP Points
- Cambridge Speakers Club 7 DCP Points
- Glasgow Toastmasters 7 DCP Points
Serving as a District Leader is a great responsibility, but an exciting opportunity to further develop your communication and leadership skills. The District Leadership Committee (DLC) is seeking Nominations for the roles by 15th December 2016:
- District Director
- Program Quality Director
- Club Growth Director
- Public Relations Manager
- Division Director (for Divisions A, B, C, D, E, F, G, M and S)
Take a look at our October-newsletter . Edited by Division B Director, Patricia O’Connell.
Here are some tips which may assist in you attracting new members to your club.
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In May 2016, We held our District Speech Contest in Limerick and we witnessed 9 amazing speeches.
Here are each of those speeches:-
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