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  • Willowbrook Hospice Benefit From Donation

    Willowbrook Hospice Benefit From Masonic Charitable Foundation Donation Past group Chairman Colin Rowling and Group Charity Officer Les Newman visited Wilowbrook Hospice recently to present a cheque for ¬£1388.00 from the Masonic Charitable Foundation, The cheque was gartefully received by the Hospice Senior Fundraiser Diane Swann. Les was keen to mention for the benefit of […]

  • Two New Members For Prescot Lodge

    Alan with the Master (left) and John Whalley Prescot Lodge has recently initiated two new Masons, Brother Alan Campbell was initiated by the acting Master John Whalley assisted by a number of acting officers. Alan was conducted by the Senior Deacon Leo Kap acting as Junior Deacon, assisted by Norman Lay of Lodge of Loyalty […]

  • Install Sir Knight Graham Barker

    The main business of the meeting was to install Sir Kt. Graham Barker as a Knight of Malta. The Eminent Preceptor opened the Priory promptly at 6.30pm. and after the ¬†opening, minutes adoption etc. there was a eulogy in respect of departed merit, E. Kt. Kenneth Bowdler P. Prov. Chamb., who had sadly died two […]

  • Prescot Initiates Alan Campbell

    Brother Alan Campbell was Initiated into Prescot Lodge recently by a Past Master of the Lodge John Whalley who took the Masters chair with only a few hours notice. John was ably assisted by the officers of the Lodge, several of whom had been asked to stand in at short notice due to ilness amongst […]

  • Proclamations for Prescot Lodges

    Two lodges which have had close ties for several years both Proclaimed their Masters for a second year within a couple of weeks of each other at Prescot Masonic Hall. Prescot Lodge proclaimed worshipful Brother Adrian Cowley as Master for a second year. Adrian had expressed a wish to serve a second year as he […]

  • Prescot Lodge WW1 Tribute

    Prescot Lodge festive board at their meeting in early November 2018 was dedicated to those Freemasons who lost their lives during the First World War. A place being set at the festive board for the Unknown Warrior was enhanced with a WW1 British War medal awarded to the father of a member along with two […]

  • Light blue out number dark blues

    St Helens Lodge of St George sent out a plea for assistance in conducting a Third Degree Ceremony recently when a strange mix of circumstances meant that they were desperately short of members for the meeting. The Brethren of St Helens and Prescot Group responded magnificently and the ceremony went ahead with a great sense […]

  • Installing Gerald Gibbons

    James T Callow Lodge was greatly honoured by the presence of Provincial Grand Master Tony Harrison for their installation ceremony, he was accompanied by the Assistant Provincial Grand Master David Ogden and a number of Grand and Acting Grand Officers. Installing Master Bill Petterson made a wonderful job of installing Gerald Gibbons into the chair […]

  • Gordon with his 50 year certificate

    Visit to Gordon to present him with his 50 year certificate and his gift from the lodge. Presented by Frank, Peter and David Ogden. Lodge Loyalty 86

  • Troon Visit

      Saturday 29th September last marked another milestone in the lives of the intrepid band of players who make up the Pageant team when they embarked upon a train journey into Ayrshire to perform the pageant at Troon Navigation Lodge No. 86 (Scottish Constitution) On this occasion, the group of 8 players was supported by […]