Christof Appel beaten by ‘The Greatest’

Written by Christof Appel “And in second place…” No matter how proud one feels to represent District 74 at the World Championships you just can’t hide your disappointment when your name finishes that sentence. My DNAR contest [Districts Not Assigned to Regions, in other words all Toastmasters Districts outside North America] proved to be an […]

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September 2006: Bo-ing bo-ing

Written by Sandra Dicks Boing – Boing -E&Y Toastmasters sprung into spring with plenty of bounce at their September meeting held on Thursday the 21st. Liz Henry stood in as acting president welcoming several brand new guests and some long standing guests. Wearing a pumpkin covered tie, Guy Lundy presided as toastmaster of the evening […]

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August 2006: Snowball

Written by Donna Maclagan There was no snow in sight but Toastmaster of the Evening, Lloyd Dicks managed to leave us cold … let me rephrase, it took him a while to warm up the audience of 32, but we thawed out nicely and by the end of the evening we were warm and Toasty […]

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Area D3 Humour Contest

The Area D3 Humour Contest took place at the Ernst & Young House on the 24th of August. We had a great turnout of about 45 delegates. Toastmaster and Competition Chair for the evening, Mike Clark, used his great sense of humour to keep the evening flowing and kept us all in bouts of laughter. […]

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July 2006: Djoe Laai

Written by Lloyd Dicks The July Club meeting was a relatively small meeting with 28 people attending (11 of which were guests). Greer Blizzard stood in for Liz as Sergeant at Arms, and kicked the meeting off on time. Sandra Dicks stood in for Donna as president and welcomed the guest (as Donna believed that […]

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Baby Toasties!

Written by Sandra Dicks Hi Everyone, I just wanted to pass on the wonderful news that our President, Donna Maclagan, has delivered a healthy baby boy – Daniel Ethan weighing 3.1kg! Poor Donna though is suffering from bronchitis together with the physical toll of giving birth, so she probably won’t be able to take visits […]

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