Toastmasters UK North & Ireland

New date for the District Conference – 26 – 28th May 2023

It was announced last week that Liverpool has been chosen as the host city for the Eurovision Song Contest on 12-14 May 2023.  This has blown our plans, to host the District 71 conference that same weekend, out of the water!  The new date for the 2023 District 71 Conference is now 26-28th May 2023.  Please … Read more

Join the D71 Parliamentary Procedure Network

The D71 Parliamentarian, Larry Lyons, is seeking to create and train a network of members in the essentials of Parlaimentary Procedures, based on Robert’s Rules of Order (book available from Amazon).  The training will equip members with the knowledge necessary to run efficient and effective meetings, raise and amend motions, run fair elections and lots … Read more

Train the Trainer course – coming soon

The Program Quality Team is pleased to offer you a ‘Train the Trainer’ course, led by Phillip Khan-Panni, trainer, poet and contest champion.  The training sessions will help you to progress from presenting information as a speaker to becoming an accomplished facilitator who fosters an interactive training process. Attending the training will prepare you to lead training at … Read more

Beat The Clock success!

Congratulations to the 15 clubs that successfully managed to “Beat The Clock”, with five or more new, dual or reinstated members during May and June 2022. Your club will be awarded a ‘Beat the Clock’ ribbon and a special discount code for 10% off your next club order from the Toastmasters International store Elizabeth Jordan, … Read more

District 71 Two Contestant rule and contest instructions for Areas and Divisions

District 71 will run 4 contests during the Toastmasters Program Year 2022-23 September to November 2022 The Humorous Speech Contest Table Topics Contest February to April 2023 The International Speech Contest Evaluation Contest District Semi-Finals (8) and Finals (4) of all contests will take place aat the District Conference in Liverpool in May 2023. The … Read more

Results of 7/7 Club Officer Training Initiative – the “Super 7”

We’re delighted to announce the results of the 7/7 Club Officer Training initiative for the first round of Club Officer Training in 2022-23. These clubs can claim €65 incentive to purchase officer pins or gifts from the TI shop. Please join me in congratulating these 25 clubs and their officers. Elizabeth JordanProgram Quality Director