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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. ABOUT BLOOMSBURY SPEAKERS 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! TYPICAL MEETING AGENDA 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! COME ALONG TO FIND OUT MORE! Toastmasters has helped thousands of people overcome nerves and improve their speaking confidence. Come along and find out how!

Wedge Issue Pizza

91-95 Clernkenwell Road · London

What we're about

Welcome to Bloomsbury Speakers!

Bloomsbury Speakers is a fun, friendly public speaking club based in central London. We meet twice a month to practice and develop our public speaking skills, on the second and fourth Monday at 6.30pm.

Bloomsbury Speakers is affiliated to Toastmasters International (http://www.toastmasters.org/), a non-profit organisation with over 15,400 clubs worldwide.

Why join a public speaking club?

There are lots of good reasons to join a club like Bloomsbury Speakers, but here are a few of the most popular:

to overcome a fear of public speaking or just build confidence when presenting to an audience

to prepare for a specific event such as a wedding speech or an important presentation

to develop effective communication and leadership skills that are valuable in many areas of life

It’s also a great way to meet new and interesting people – we’re a pretty sociable bunch!

How do I find out more?

The best way to find out if Bloomsbury Speakers is right for you is to come along to one of our meetings. Guests are always very welcome and chances are you won’t be the only new face!

Our regular meetings are held downstairs at Wedge Issue Pizza, 91-95 Clerkenwell Rd, London EC1R 5BX.

Contacting us

If you have any other questions, feel free to contact one of the organisers of this group, or just send an email to info@bloomsburyspeakers.org.uk

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