On this site you will find information about upcoming events and previous conferences for District 71 Division H.
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John Kendall, Division Director
Area 14, 20, 32 & 44
Inform – Inspire – Empower
Division H Conference and Speech Contests
9rd November 2019
With District Director JOHN COX
Venue change update:
Main Lecture Room (upstairs) CSA Building #B114,
Central Avenue, Cranfield University
Cranfield, Bedfordshire Cranfield MK43 0AL
Cost Venue and Other Details
More details on the main conference page Click here
A small charge is made for all attending which will be used as contribution towards cost of refreshments being provided and expenses for the event, included in the charge are raffle tickets for prize draw being made at the close of the event
For full day attendance: £7.50 includes raffle tickets / £5 for contestants to cover refreshments only and free Raffle Tickets
For 1/2 day attending £5.00 and £2.50 for contestants includes raffle tickets.
Where we will be.
Main Lecture Room (upstairs) CSA Building #B114
Grid D4 – see black square highlight -access by front entrance facing the cul-de-sac and parking places. Click to download map pdf
Park in any bay.
Places to eat.
- CSA Café and Bar – 12pm – 6pm in Grid D4 (same building as event venue)
- The Campus Social Club Bar – 12pm- 11pm in Grid D3
- Budgens Shop in is Grid D3
- If you prefer you can bring your own Lunch box
|9:15am||Registration and networking|
|10:00am||Open and welcome|
– Raza Khan
|10:45am||Break & Briefings for Table Topics contest participants|
|11:00am||Table Topics contest,
– Contest Chair, Jenny CHALMERS
|12:20pm||Three Everyday Heroes
– Anita Devi
|1:30pm||Welcome to the afternoon session|
|Enhancing your speech through effective questioning
– Judith Jones-Nugent
|The wider Toastmaster World
– John Cox, District 71
|2:15pm||Break & Briefings for Humorous Speech contest participants|
|2:30pm||Humorous Speech contest,
– Contest Chair Richard Foster-Fletcher
|A few words from John Kendall – Division H Director|
|4:30pm||Close – All details subject to change. This is a live event!|
- Saturday 1st Feb DIV H Club officer Training COT2
Details to follow but put the date into your diaries now as all COT training to be competed by end of February
- Reminder Dues renewals at least 8 members to by end of month to protect Distinguished Club Program goal so start early.
- Area Contests & Area Director elections at contests
- 25th April DIV H Conference (Evaluation & International Contests
- District Conference Killarney 22nd-24th https://killarneyconference2020.com/
Unsung Heros 2019
- Area 14
- Anglia Communicators
- ARM Cambridge Toastmasters
- G-Toast UK
- Huntingdonshire Speakers
- (p) Swavesey Speakers
- Area 20
- East Herts Speakers
- Hertfordshire Speakers
- North Herts Speakers
- Stevenage Speakers
- (p) GSK Ware Toastmasters
- Area 32
- Cornerstone Communicators Advance Toastmasters
- Luton Communicators
- Luton Speakers
- West Herts Speakers
- Area 44
- Bedford Speakers
- Cranfield Speakers
- Eldergate Toastmasters
- MK Confident Speakers
- North Bucks Speakers
- Northampton Speakers
(p) Prospect club
Memories of the Spring 2019 conference
Memories of the February 2019 Club Officer Training
On Saturday, 2nd February, club officers and invited guests from Division H and beyond attended a highly interactive club officer training event. Read more about it and access useful resources here.
Memories of the Autumn 2018 conference – the Future of Communication
On Saturday, 3rd November, Toastmasters and guests from Division H and beyond gathered in Cranfield for the Future of Communication conference.
Take a look at our memories page for photos, presentations and workshop videos.