Monthly Archives: October 2013

Lost in translation

Our intrepid English teacher in Brazil, Nina Cirana, recalls the incident that prompted her to start learning Portuguese. A few weeks ago, I was sitting in a busy café having lunch – a vegetable pie with a crusty top. I picked … Continue reading

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North Bucks Speakers – 17th October 2013 – Meeting Notes

It’s been a while since I’ve provided an update of our North Bucks meetings, but as we enter into Autumn, our meetings have continued every 2 weeks without interruption or pause. 17th October saw another fine meeting, shepherded by our … Continue reading

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Area contests

Our president, John Dale, reports back on the Area Humorous Speech and Topics Contests at Cranfield. “It is with great pleasure I can tell you the two competitions took place on Saturday and that in both competitions Eldergate members took … Continue reading

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