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  • Prince of Wales Double

    Prince of Wales Mark No.466 meeting at St. Helens on Tuesday 18th February at St Helens, were please to advance two candidates: Father and Son Paul and Johnathan Holden who were advanced in fine style by their proposer W Bro David Rigby Provincial Grand Senior Warden. David is the Lodge DC but took the Masters […]

  • Daren Gandy Installed Into the Chair at Prescot

    Prescot Lodge saw Daren Gandy installed as their Master for 2020 in a very well attended ceremony recently. The Lodge was honoured by the presence of Andrew Barton representing the Right Worshipful Provincial Grand Master and was accompanied by a number of Provincial and Group Officers which included several Grand Officers and the Group Chairman […]

  • Kevin Humpreys takes the Chair at William Fleetwood Lodge

    Kevin Humphreys was installed into the chair of this prestigious Lodge in a first class manner. The Lodge was honoured by the presence of Assistant Provincial Grand Master John Stewart Seddon. The ceremony was conducted by the Installing Master Paul Ashton with his inimitable style and dignity and assisted by the Officers of the Lodge. […]

  • Banner Dedication at Prestcote Conclave No 375

    On Friday 8th November 2019 The PRESCOTE CONCLAVE celebrated  the dedication of a banner. This was made and presented to them by their 1st Visiting Deacon Bro. Leonard Kapp. The Dedication was led by the R. Wy. Provincial Grand Supreme Ruler Terry Maybury and the Provincial team.   The Banner was trooped in by the […]

  • WLFC present saddle horse to Master James Ashton

    Dr. Jennifer Hoggarth from the Riding for the Disabled Association North West, has contacted WLFC about Master James Ashton, who is wheelchair-bound with cerebral palsy, has severely impaired vision and learning difficulties. James benefits from therapeutic horse riding a wheelchair user when sitting astride a horse or saddle is put into an upright standing position without […]

  • St Helens Superwriters competition

    Prizewinners of the St Helens Superwriters competition held on Saturday 18th of May. Les Newman was a Judge, with over 130 entrants form St Helens schools sponsored by the WLFC.

  • Riding for the Disabled – RDA

    Big thanks from RDA to West Lancashire Freemasons Charity as we have made a £550 grant towards the Regional Show on 12 May 2019. The Regional Show was a fantastic event attended by Les Newman, who had the pleasant job of handing out awards at the event. After the national lottery and the red cross, the Masonic […]

  • St Helens and Prescot Group honoured at Blackpool

    Members of the group were at Blackpool Winter Gardens to receive honours from the Provincial Grand Master recently. Amongst those present were Ian Halsall who was re-appointed as Provincial Deputy Director of Ceremonies, Chris Maloney, re-appointed as Provincial Superintendent of Works, Norman Lay was apponted  Provincial Junior Grand Deacon, all three acting ranks. George Flinn […]

  • 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 […]