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    Peace and Unity installs its next master

    A successful ballot at the previous meeting saw the Lodge of Peace and Unity No 314 install Ian Crawford Walton as the next master of the lodge. The principal guest of the evening was Assistant Provincial Grand Master David Randerson. He was supported by Past Provincial Grand Master Peter Hosker, Past Deputy Provincial Grand Masters […]

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    David takes the chair for the third time

    David Catterall returned to the chair of Halcyon Lodge No 6500 for the third time and the lodge was honoured by the presence of Assistant Provincial Grand Master Derek Parkinson and Past Assistant Provincial Grand Master Bill Seddon. They were accompanied by grand officers Ian Greenwood, Stan Rigby and Chairman of Preston Group Stephen Bolton. They […]

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    Principals proclaimed at Fermor Hesketh

    The companions and visitors of Fermor Hesketh Chapter No 1350 gathered at the Litherland Masonic Hall to witness Kenneth (Ken) Meath being proclaimed as first principle for a second year. The companions were pleased and honoured to have the presence of Anthony (Tony) Hall, Assistant to the Provincial Grand Principals as their principal guest for […]

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    Brian goes around the block again

    The brethren and guests of Atherton Lodge No 4488 assembled for their 859th regular meeting at Leigh Masonic Hall for the glorious occasion of, and to celebrate, the installation of Brian Brittain into the chair of King Solomon. The principal guest representing the Provincial Grand Master Tony Harrison was Assistant Provincial Grand Master David Randerson. […]

  • Eric becomes first principal

    The installation meeting of Old Masonians West Lancashire Chapter No 7702, to install Eric Miller into the first principal’s chair, was attended by almost 30 members and guests. The chapter was opened in the traditional style by Malcolm Alexander, the installing first principal and the usual administration was undertaken. Malcolm announced that Samuel Boardman had […]

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    Edward leads Antient Britons

    As in previous years, a large turn out by members and guests ensured a large and convivial installation meeting for Ancient Briton Lodge No 1675. Held in the aptly named Roman Suite at Liverpool Masonic Hall, such was the number in attendance that the festive board following the meeting had to be moved to the main […]

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    A fine initiation at Toxteth Lodge

    Initiating a new member is always a joyful occasion and there was an air of anticipation amongst the brethren and guests of Toxteth Lodge No 1356 and on this occasion, there were no fewer than three WM’s in attendance. The director of ceremonies requested the brethren to stand to receive the WM Stephen James Lawler […]