Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organisation that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of meeting locations.
Headquartered in California, the organization has more than 292,000 memberships in more than 14,350 affiliated clubs in 122 countries – including over 170 clubs in the UK.
Since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people of all backgrounds become more confident in front of an audience.
A few useful web links:
www.orators.org.uk (Another Toastmasters club, based in Manchester city centre)
www.didsburyspeakers.org.uk (Based in Didsbury, South Manchester)