November 2017

Monthly Archives

  • MCF donation to Zoë’s Place

    Assistant Provincial Grand Masters Kevin Poynton and Derek Parkinson along with Woolton Group Chairman Andrew Whittle have many duties to perform in their busy schedules and indeed, they had a pleasant and informative engagement when they attended Zoë’s Place baby hospice. They visited the hospice to make a presentation on behalf of the Masonic Charitable […]

  • Temperance in harmony

    Temperance Chapter No 2714, which was founded in 1908, has just completed another successful year and installed the officers for the year to come. These will be the men with the honour of taking it into its centenary year. In an absolutely delightful ceremony, well known West Lancashire Freemason Dave Sweeney as first principal of […]

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    A great Candlelit Dinner for Lodge of Lights

    At the start of the evening, the WM Gwilym Jones, on his own behalf and on behalf of the principal guest his wife Christine, welcomed everyone to the Lodge of Lights No 148 Candlelit Dinner. He thanked everyone for their support and expressed his and Christine’s delight in being able to welcome so many friends, […]

  • Andy exalted into Widnes Chapter

    It was an early start for the joint convocation of Widnes chapters when over 50 members and guest attended Widnes Masonic Hall to witness the exaltation of Andy Pope into Widnes Chapter No 2819. The evening began in the McCausland Suite at Widnes Masonic Hall, with Victoria Lodge 4629 holding an emergency meeting. Principal guest at […]

  • Peter stays on at Acacia

    Few installation ceremonies are as interesting and colourful as that of Acacia Lodge No 4512 and this year was no exception, held within the Roman Suite at Liverpool Masonic Hall. It was opened in fine form by WM Peter Howland, ably assisted by his wardens and officers. After completing the standard business of the evening, […]

  • Derek becomes first principal at Hesketh Chapter

    Almost 40 companions and guests of Hesketh Royal Arch Chapter No 950 were delighted to receive South Fylde Group Chairman Ian Ward as principal guest at the annual installation meeting at Fleetwood Masonic Hall. Ian was accompanied by Terry Hudson, Stuart Thornber and North Fylde Group Chairman Duncan Smith, together with acting Provincial grand officers […]

  • Steve masters his role

    An excellent turnout of 42 brethren, including Assistant Provincial Grand Master Robert Wright, witnessed an excellent installation ceremony that saw Steve Equizi occupy the chair of King Solomon in Rose of Lancaster Lodge No 2325. Ken Hornby conducted the first part of the ceremony and after the departure of all entered apprentices, opened the lodge […]

  • Tony learns a thing or two

    The Grand Superintendent Tony Harrison had been forewarned that things would be done a little differently at the installation convocation of Peace and Unity Chapter No 3966, but nothing had quite prepared him for so many eccentricities in the ritual. The ceremony was far from what he would be most accustomed to and he was […]

  • A double celebration for Lodge of Harmony

    The installation of Garston Group Secretary Gary Mason into the master’s chair of Lodge of Harmony No 220 ensured a full and vibrant meeting at Garston Masonic Hall. It was particularly pleasing for Gary that the representative of the Provincial Grand Master Tony Harrison was long-time friend Andy Whittle, chairman of the neighbouring Woolton Group. […]