A Toastmaster or Master of Ceremonies at The National Association of Toastmasters

Toastmaster of the Week

Peter Thompson

Peter is proud to be the new President of the National Association of Toastmasters.

He has been honoured to officiate at Weddings (of various faiths) and Civil Partnerships, Balls and Banquets, business, civic, charity and embassy events, Masonic and Round Table functions as well as parties and private celebrations.


The National Association of Toastmasters

Here you will find information regarding the services of a Toastmaster or Master of Ceremonies, the concept and ideals of the Association and a directory of toastmaster members from whom to choose for your event or occasion.

Please browse through this web site where you will find a great deal of information about the NAT, its members and their services. If you are looking for a toastmaster please browse our directory of members to find a Toastmaster near you. Feel free to contact any member via their own page within this site. If you are considering membership or training as a toastmaster please see our 'Join and Train' page.

If you have any queries regarding the NAT, toastmastering or would like to apply to join the Association please feel free to contact the Hon. Secretary.

We now have an online magazine which features much of the day-to-day work of our members, whether at conferences, weddings, awards ceremonies, professional dinners or any one of the host of activities where we are asked to add the grace and dignity for which we are well-known.
Called 'Your NAT" our sister site will also provide an insight into some of the venues where we are well-known together with a description of the training which our members receive and the examinations they must pass to earn the coveted collarette. Simply click here for Your NAT

Thank you.


Jubilee Royal Luncheon

Jubilee Royal Luncheon

HRH The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh together with members of the NAT at their Charity Luncheon, November 2002.


Portrait Presentation

Portrait Presentation

The unveiling of the NAT owned portrait of the first toastmaster to wear "redtails" to Millennium London Mayfair Hotel.
From left to right
Past President Richard Heywood
Past President Alexander "Pav" Michaels
General Manager of The Millennium Hotel London Mayfair Fabrizio Gaggio
President 2014/15 Ted Prior


NAT Gala Banquet

Drapers’ Hall, Monday 13th April 2015

NAT Gala Banquet

Pictured from Left to Right

Mrs. Janice Dorn; Life Vice President Barry Dorn; Mrs. Gilliam Thompson; Vice-President Peter Thompson; Alderman & Sheriff Dr. Andrew Parmley; President Ted Prior; Mrs. Diane Prior; Rev. Canon David Parrott; Mrs. Brenda Low; 2nd Vice-President and Toastmaster for the evening Ian Low; Mrs. Shirley Heywood and Immediate Past President, Richard Heywood.