Public Speaking Competition
Midland Arden Region Public Speaking Competition 2020
MIDLAND ARDEN REGION 18TH PUBLIC SPEAKING COMPETITION
SATURDAY MARCH 21st 2020 at 1.45pm prompt
St ANDREW’S CHURCH CENTRE SHOTTERY STRATFORD upon AVON CV37 9HQ
MAR Public Speaking Competition is open to Girls and Boys aged
14yrs – 18yrs from non fee paying schools around our region.
The competition aims to encourage the development of effective
communication skills by gaining confidence and experience in
speaking in front of a large audience.
We as Soroptimists, feel that this is so important in today’s
1 st Prize – Trophy plus £150
2 nd Prize – Trophy plus £75
3 rd Prize – Trophy plus £25
Every contestant receives a £25 book token from their sponsoring
club and a certificate of achievement .
Further information from the competition organiser
MIDLAND ARDEN REGION
17TH PUBLIC SPEAKING COMPETITION
CROWNE PLAZA HOTEL SOLIHULL
On Saturday March 16th 2019 MAR held a most successful 17thPublic Speaking Competition. The standard was of an extremely high standard.
1st prize of a Trophy and £150 went to Daphne Kaz. Sponsored by SI Stratford upon Avon
2nd Prize of a Trophy and £75 went to Maria McNamara Sponsored by SI Solihull
3rd Prize of a Trophy and £25 went to Hugh Jones Sponsored by SI Kidderminster
The Special Achievement trophy went to Megan Fletcher Sponsored by SI Coventry.
We were honoured to have with us the Deputy Mayor and Deputy Mayoress of Solihull, Sue Williams our Federation President and many other Federation Officers.
My grateful thanks go to my committee and fellow Soroptimists who enabled the day to be most successful.
Midland Arden Region Public Speaking Competition 2019
Saturday 17th March 2018, saw eleven inspirational entrants to this year’s Midland Arden Region Schools Public Speaking Competition The event was held at Rugby Council Chamber. Rugby
The winner was Sinead McCall sponsored by SI Stratford whose chosen Topic was Human Trafficking – Modern Day Slavery. How can we stop it?
2nd Prize went to Vanshika. Sponsored by SI Rugby
Her chosen topic – Miracles do Happen.
3rd Prize was awarded to Tamanna Janjua sponsored by SI Solihull
Her chosen Topic – Human Trafficking – Modern Day Slavery. How can we Stop it
A special achievement award was given to Daud Ahmed sponsored by SI Coventry
All the candidates spoke most eloquently and were a joy to listen to.
MIDLAND ARDEN REGION 16th PUBLIC SPEAKING COMPETITION
Rugby Council Chamber
Rugby CV21 2RR
Saturday March 17th 2018
Commencing at 1.45 pm (prompt)
The competition is open for girls and boys from non fee paying schools in the region.
1st prize £150 plus a trophy
2nd prize £75 plus a trophy
3rd prize £25 plus a trophy
All candidates receive a book token from their sponsoring club plus a certificate of achievement.
Every body is welcome to attend and to enjoy the event and support the candidates. Entrance £3 which includes a programme and refreshments during the interval.
TO ALL CLUBS IN THE REGION
SI Midland Arden celebrates its 15th Public Speaking Competition
Midland Arden Region’s 15th Public Speaking Competition was held at the prestigious Birmingham Council Chamber on Saturday 25th March 2017.
We were honoured to also have present to mark the 15th anniversary, Federation President Ann Hodgson, Past International President Ann Garvie, Past Federation Presidents Ann Dawson, Jenny Vince, Joan Smyth who was present at our very 1st competition in 2003 and Su Roxburgh Midland Arden Region President.
Eleven young people, girls and boys aged 14-18 yrs from Non Fee Paying Schools across the Midland Arden Region took part.
1st prize of £150 plus the trophy went to Thomas Woodland, sponsored by SI Stratford upon Avon his chosen topic was “Have women’s rights gone too far”
2nd prize of £75 plus a trophy went to Jude Radley, sponsored by SI Leamington & Warwick, his chosen topic was “Migration how open should our doors be”.
3rd prize of £25 plus a trophy was awarded to Daniel Harrison, sponsored by SI Solihull & District. His chosen topic was “What does Brexit mean to young people?”
All our contestant were given a £25 book token from their sponsoring clubs.
MAR Public Speaking Competition 2017
This years competition will be on the 25th March.
Venue: Birmingham Council Chambers, Victoria Square, Birmingham B1 1BB
Times: Arrival – 1.15pm for a 1.45pm start. Refreshments available at 3pm. Finish approx. 4.30pm
Admission by programme only priced £3 per programme, including refreshments
Federation President Ann Hodgson along with Ann Garvie, Jenny Vince and Ann Dawson will all be present
MAR Public Speaking Competition 2016
Saturday 12th March, 1:30 for 2 pm start. 14th Annual MAR Public Speaking Competition for 14-18 year old pupils from state schools. Dudley Council Chambers, Dudley Council, House, Priory Rd, Dudley, DY1 1HF.