February 2018

Monthly Archives

  • Another Scottish classic

    Fair fa’ your honest, sonsie face, Great chieftain o the puddin’-race! Aboon them a’ ye tak your place, Painch, tripe, or thairm: Weel are ye worthy o’ a grace As lang’s my arm. Yet again Bill McLaughlan, member of Lodge Ellangowan No 716 of the Scottish constitution, addressed the haggis with the words above being […]

  • Warrington’s Valentine Group Ball

    The premier event in the Warrington Group’s social calendar took place at Warrington Masonic Hall where members from the group, their partners and friends thoroughly enjoyed themselves at the annual Valentine Group Ball. After the group chairman Andy Barton and his wife Kathy, the group vice chairman Chris Gleave and his wife Hannah and the […]

  • Harry makes it 97

    Poulton-le-Fylde Lodge No 4040, known affectionately as ‘40-40’, is rapidly approaching its centenary year. Indeed, its installation meeting saw Harry Davidson installed as the 97th master. Nearly 40 members and guests witnessed a fine ceremony conducted in fine style by Peter Walker, the reigning master. On entering the lodge, Roger Perry, the representative of the […]

  • Daniel’s amazing experience at Wyreside Lodge

    Over 100 members and guests attended the installation meeting of Wyreside Lodge No 2605 to see Daniel Crossley installed into the chair of King Solomon at Garstang Masonic Hall. This celebrated lodge was honoured by the presence of their principal guest for the evening, Provincial Grand Master Tony Harrison. Tony was joined on this special […]

  • Ray Dainton honoured with Civic Award

    Ray Dainton, a past master and organist of St Bartholomew Lodge No 6071, has been honoured with two prestigious awards by the Westhoughton Town Council. Both awards are in recognition of the many years of fundraising that Ray has undertaken. Two of Ray’s grandchildren are disabled and have needed special school facilities. All of Ray’s […]

  • James becomes first principal at Anchorsholme

    Almost 50 companions and guests of Anchorsholme Chapter No 5854 were delighted to receive Assistant to the Provincial Grand Principals Ian Cuerden as principal guest at their installation meeting at Cleveleys Masonic Hall. Ian was accompanied by grand officers Ron Weatherill and Keith Jackson, and North Fylde Group Chairman Duncan Smith and South Fylde Group […]