Archive for November, 2017

Next meeting 30th November – Topics Contest

Thursday, November 23rd, 2017

Our next meeting is at Linton Memorial Hall on Linton Lane, Linton, Wetherby LS22 4HL at 7.45pm for 8pm on Thursday 30th November 2017.

The meeting features the annual club topics contest where participants are asked to speak impromptu for two or three minutes on a subject they have just been given. The evening will also include speeches, evaluations and a chance for all to speak and have fun.

Club Speech Contest 2017/18

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Chris Clissitt retained the club speech trophy on Thursday 2nd November with a speech entitled “The Idle Brume.”

Chris receives the trophy from Judge Peter Wilson

Chris receives the trophy from Judge Peter Wilson

Niki Boersma was runner up with “Reliant Robin” and Rachel Kato was 3rd with “Gunpowder, Treason and Plot.” The judge was Peter Wilson.

Chris and Niki will represent the club at the Vale of York Area Speech Contest on 4th February 2018 in York

York RISC are our guests on 16th November

Saturday, November 4th, 2017

We welcome members of York RI Speakers Club to our next meeting.  The programme will include all the usual ingredients of speeches, topics and evaluations with the added bonus of contributions from our colleagues from York. It is  a great opportunity to learn from another club and of course to enjoy the company of our fellow speakers.

The meeting takes place at 7.45pm for 8pm on Thursday 16th November at Linton Memorial Hall on Linton Lane, Linton, Wetherby LS22 4HL.