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Bloomsbury Speakers Regular Meeting

This is a regular club meeting with prepared speeches, speech evaluations and "table topics" - a chance to practice impromptu speaking. Guests are always welcome!

Door open at 6.30pm for a prompt 6.45pm start.


Hello! Bloomsbury Speakers is a fun and friendly Toastmasters club near Holborn in central London.

We meet twice a month to improve our communication and public speaking skills by practicing in a safe and supportive environment.

New guests are always welcome and it's completely free. No need to book in advance - just show up on the evening!


A typical meeting agenda is as follows:

6.30 Doors open - meet and greet

6.45 Welcome from Club President

6.50 Introductions from Toastmaster and other meeting roles

7.00 Prepared Speeches (from club members)

7.40 Guest Introductions (a quick hello from the guests)

Short break for refreshments

8.00 Speech Evaluations (of earlier speeches)

8.15 Table Topics (impromptu speeches of 1-2 minutes each)

8.35 Table Topics Evaluations

8.40 Reports and General Evaluation (of the meeting)

8.55 Awards (best speech, best evaluator, etc.) and announcements

9.00 Meeting close - retire to the bar!


Toastmasters has helped thousands of people overcome nerves and improve their speaking confidence. Come along and find out how!

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  • A former member
    A former member

    Our offices are 29 degrees so we're going to work at home. Will certainly attend the next gathering, once heatwave has abated.

    July 22, 2013

  • Alex

    Sorry cannot make it...see you next time

    July 22, 2013

  • Heather-Jane

    Hoping to come along this Monday - at last. Looking forward to meeting everyone...

    1 · July 20, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    This sounds like a fabulous group. Look forward to seeing everyone on Monday.

    1 · July 19, 2013

  • Iva Chin S.

    Look forward to meeting the group.

    1 · July 18, 2013

  • Svetlana

    So sorry, have to cancel :(((

    July 8, 2013

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