Our chair for the evening CAW steered us effortlessly through the proceedings, subjecting us to a plethora of ‘Christmas Cracker jokes’ There was much hilarity as usual.
On the premise of her having a large lottery win, introductions were to the question:
“What would you like me to buy you for Christmas?”
We had the pleasure of guests VC and JT at the meeting, we do hope they enjoyed the proceedings and hope to see them again.
For our inspirational thought CLW read the poem ‘November by Thomas Hood.
Ah Counter – TH, Timer – PB
Wordmaster – KB with the word ‘segue’
The prepared speeches were as follows:
DM with ‘Made in England’ valuated by JR
SR with ‘Romping through the Year’ evaluated by KB
Our Topics master, LG asked participants to talk about the following:
Where were you when JFK was shot?
Where would you like to go on holiday?
Talk about your favourite writing implement
Have you ever been on an unusual aircraft?
Have you ever been on a Segway?
Do you like Black Friday?
Awards – CLW
There was no Best Speech award as there were only two speeches
Best Topic – KB
Best Evaluator – PB (Topics evaluation)
General Evaluator – LG