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Manchester Orators
Manchester Orators was established in 2002 and became a fully chartered Toastmasters group in 2003. It is made up of a friendly group of people that use the proven Toastmasters International programme to help develop their public speaking, presentation and leadership skills. Manchester Orators have helped hundreds of people become better public speakers and leaders. Our group meet on the 2nd Thursday and 4th Thursday of each month in Central Manchester at the Rain Bar. For more information please visit MEETING DIARY Regular venue: THE BOARD ROOM, 2nd floor of the RAIN BAR. Regular days; second and fourth Thursdays Note: this is not the same as meeting every two weeks and sometimes there will be 3 weeks between meetings. Pre-meeting start: 7pm. Meeting start time: 7:30pm. Usual finish time: 9.30 – 9.45pm.

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Would you like to improve your public speaking?

Do you want to grow in confidence in front of an audience?

Do you want to improve yourself personally and professionally?

Would you like to develop leadership skills?

Then come along to Manchester Orators, a public speaking club in the heart of Manchester.
You will find that we're a friendly bunch, of all types and ages.
You can visit any of our twice monthly open meetings for FREE as a visitor, as many times as you like.

Manchester Orators are a fully chartered member of Toastmasters International (Not to be confused with the people in Red jackets that officiate at weddings and events).
If you join, you become part of Toastmasters International, a worldwide not-for-profit organisation that has clubs throughout the Uk and worldwide. There are over 8000 members in Great Britain and over 300,000 worldwide.
Members can also attend the members only meetings, and any other Toastmasters club.
As a member you can work through a variety of speech manuals, get evaluations on your speeches, and get the Toastmasters magazine every month, all for a joining fee of £25 and £15 a month, paid by direct debit.

We have open meetings on the top floor of the lovely Rain Bar ( ) in the heart of Manchester, twice a month. Please arrive around 7pm for a prompt meeting start at 7:30pm.
Meetings end around 9:45pm.
Dress is casual or smart - your choice.

Visit for a list of upcoming meeting dates, and more information.

We look forward to having you join us.

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