Monthly Archives: November 2014

Speeches that Shook the World … again

If you missed it last year, there’s another chance to see this documentary by the poet, presenter and professor Simon Armitage. First shown in October 2013, it was repeated on BBC4 recently which means it is currently available on the … Continue reading

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Eldergate Online: other useful sites

  Apart from the MK Toastmasters website, there are two other sites that are increasingly important to the day-to-day running of the Eldergate club.   Easy-Speak This is where club members can sign up for speaking slots and all other … Continue reading

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Humour and Table Topics Contests

Three competitors lined up at the start line for the Club’s Humorous Speech and Table Topics contests at the NBC on 22 September. Miriam Selwyn got the Humorous Speech contest off with a bang by recalling her experience of US border control. … Continue reading

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