Why not give a commemorative speech about Winston Churchill the man with the cigar? This speech takes a look at Winston Churchill, the British war time Prime Minister. Through it we discover how determined he was and how he inspired his countrymen and women. Statesman, journalist and writer he was a man of many talents and attributes. His was the voice that promised Britain blood, sweat and tears. His was the voice that heartened a nation at war. The short poem with which we end the speech offers you the opportunity of finishing on a most unusual note. So help your audience remember the dark days of war and the man who was responsible for leading his country to victory. It’s an inspiring speech.