This is the Blog page for Abingdon Speakers Club. Here you’ll find details of future as well as past events.

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The Humorous Speech contest

A very big well done to the 3 Humorous Speech and 5 Table Topics contestants at our Club Contest on Wednesday. We heard about George and the Dragon, the travails of a postman, how spouses were met and enticed into marriage (a frequent theme...) and how gold is mined...

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Words from the President

Welcome to the Abingdon Speakers Club President's blog. I will be keeping you up to date with news and happenings at the club and passing on (hopefully) useful bits and pieces that come my way. I hope you all had a good summer break and were able to make the best of...

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No meetings for August 2018

The decision has been taken, not to have any club meetings during August 2018. This is partly due to low turnout due to holidays etc in previous years and partly so that, behind the scenes, the new committee can come up with a plan to move the club forward...

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20th June 2018 – Handover Dinner

20th June is the date set for the club's annual handover dinner. This is a semi-formal event, a meal at the Kings Head and Bell to celebrate and welcome in the new committee, whilst thanking the old committee for their service. All are welcome to attend...

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Club Night, 16th May 2018

The regular meeting on 16th May will be a little different... Stephen, our Treasurer and Vice President membership, will be running an evening focussing on evaluations. It's going to be light-hearted and he promises not to bore you. He's going to run through all of...

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Pathways

Pathways has finally arrived and is now available to all club members. Mary, our area Pathways guide, is running a training session at Dean Court, Botley on 29th May from 19:30 to 21:30. This is your chance to go along and find out what Pathways is all...

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5th Wednesday Meeting – 31st January 2018

Abingdon Speakers’ Club usually meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month.  These meetings tend to follow the standard Toastmasters International format, with Table Topics and Prepared Speeches of between 5 and 7 minutes.  When we have a 5th...

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Meeting – 6th September 2017

The Mentoring Meeting 6th September At the start of every meeting, my goals are twofold, to learn something and to enjoy myself. As is the case nowadays, we had numerous visitors and some of them even spoke so well done to all and we hope to see you back....

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Next Meeting – 21st September 2016

Our next meeting is on the 21st September 2016 We meet at The Kings Head and Bell, East St. Helen's Street in Abingdon. 7:15 for a 7:30pm start, with a break in the middle and finished by 9:30pm. A full-size agenda can be seen here 21st September Full...

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Meeting – 17th August 2016

Meeting was on the 17th August 2016. We met at The Kings Head and Bell, East St. Helen's Street in Abingdon. 7:15 for a 7:30pm start, with a break in the middle and finished by 9:30pm. A full-size agenda can be seen 17th August Full...

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