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

Toastmaster of the Week

Christine Akehurst

Twenty years working as a professional Toastmaster has given Christine a range of skills which enable her to deal with every type of function from entertaining Royalty and Senior Government Members to Corporate events, award ceremonies, family weddings and barmitzvahs.


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.


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