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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!

Please arrive from 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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  • Jonny

    Superb club - excellent organisation, and great mix of members and guests.

    1 · August 15, 2013

  • Lynzi W.

    I was absolutely delighted to be there for 3 hours without feeling bored or sleepy for a single second. The meeting is well designed and fast-paced. There are always something new to learn and to explore. People are friendly and well spoken. I would love to get more involved. Thank you everyone for a such a memorable evening.

    1 · August 14, 2013

  • Clem M

    Very well ran, high quality work, professionnal, stimulating, interesting and funny! Great ingredients for a great evening! Thanks!

    1 · August 13, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Can't wait!

    1 · August 9, 2013

  • Lynzi W.

    I am new to the group, would love to learn how to improve public speaking skills.

    1 · August 6, 2013

  • ramzan f.

    I will attend and will try to get more and more on this subject by meeting people.thanks

    1 · August 6, 2013

  • terence f.

    Sadly dining with friends

    August 1, 2013

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