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    Golden Fellowship

    Celebrating 50 years since the consecration of Blackpool Chapter of Fellowship No 7692, companions congregated at Blackpool Masonic Hall and following the formal element of the convocation, wives, partners and friends joined the companions for an address from the principal guest, Assistant to the Provincial Grand Principals David Randerson, before retiring to the dining suite for […]

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    Michael becomes first principal

    It was a special occasion when companions and guests of Bootle Chapter No 1473, gathered at Litherland Masonic Hall, to witness the installation of Michael (Mike) Clarke, as their new first principal. For the installation the chapter was pleased and honoured to have the presence of Ian Cuerden, Assistant to the Provincial Grand Principals responsible […]

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    WLFC support LFHHS

    The LFHHS or Lancashire Family History and Heraldry Society are a worldwide group with 13 branches in the UK, one of which is a facility at Astley Farmhouse, Astley Village in Chorley, and is a registered charity. The society is run by volunteers and provides the facilities and guidance to those interested in researching their family […]

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    Santa Dash for Zoë’s Place

    The Santa Dash is always a festive spectacle with 1,000s of Santa’s running for fun around the streets of Liverpool City centre. The dash, which is in its 13th year, has become a firm favourite in the run-up to the festive season and two members of Toxteth Lodge No 1356, John Sutton and Anthony Bundy, […]

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    Ian exalted into De Grey and Ripon

    Ian Folksman was exalted into the De Grey and Ripon Chapter No 1356 in a dignified and sincere exaltation ceremony. The chapter was opened in the usual manner by the three principals, Mathew Wilson first principal, Albert Hogg second principal and Philip Birch third principal. Once the initial business of the chapter had been conducted, […]

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    MCF latest donation

    Woolton Group Chairman Andrew Whittle visited the Marie Curie Hospice in Liverpool to mark the latest donation made by the Masonic Charitable Foundation. For several years the national Masonic Charity has made a donation to each hospice in the country. Andrew was pleased to make the presentation on behalf of the Masonic Charitable Foundation in […]

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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, […]

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    Fourth time round for Cliff at Davyhulme

    Members of Davyhulme Lodge No 3715 were pleased to receive Mike Adams as the representative of the Provincial Grand Master Tony Harrison at their installation. Mike was accompanied by fellow grand officers Brian Hayes, David Durling Chairman of the South Eastern Group and other Provincial grand officers and distinguished visiting brethren. The installation ceremony commenced […]