Christmas Carols at Cloisters

Christmas Carols at Cloisters

Christmas carols at the Cloisters, mulled wine and mince pies. On Tuesday 19th December 2017. Centre opens at 15:00hrs until 21:00hrs.

Grand Ranks as part of the celebrations for the Tercentenary of Grand Lodge.

Grand Ranks as part of the celebrations for the Tercentenary of Grand Lodge.

The following Appointments to and Promotions in Grand Rank have been announced, these are as part of the celebrations for the Tercentenary of Grand Lodge. The Investiture will take place at the March 2018 Quarterly Communication of Grand Lodge. First Appointments Through Hertfordshire: Tony Lapsley to PAGDC Stewart Willett to PGStdB Through Grand Lodge, London […]

Cloisters Xmas Fayre cancelled

Cloisters Xmas Fayre cancelled

Dear one and all, with a heavy heart today’s Cloisters Xmas Fayre is cancelled, despite the fantastic efforts of our volunteer army of Elves. In the name of safety  the correct decision has been made. Please pass this message onto anyone likely to venture out and post to social media. We wish you well for […]

4090 Winning Tickets

4090 Winning Tickets

The PGM drew the winning tickets st the recent 4090 meeting as follows: 1st prize (1 x £1000 prize) Tudor Lodge 7280 2nd prize (1 x £500 prize) Phocas Lodge 9295 3rd prize (1 x £250 prize) K Bacon Waltham Cross Lodge 5359 5 tickets drawn (5 x £100 prize) T Playle – Welwyn Viaduct 9555,  A Phipps – Wormley […]

Masonic Charitable Foundation – Hospice Grants 2017

Masonic Charitable Foundation – Hospice Grants 2017

Where does your charity money go? we are delighted to announce that the Charity Grants Committee (MCF) has approved £450,000 for hospices across England and Wales. In total, the Masonic Community has awarded over £12million to the hospices since 1984 through the Masonic Charitable Foundation. The Hospices in Hertfordshire receiving grants are:   Garden House […]

PGL Herts MCF Community Awards Dinner

The Provincial Grand Master hosted the PGL Herts MCF Community Awards Dinner at Mayflower Place for the eight charities and eight sponsoring Lodges. The Executive was well represented and all enjoyed excellent food and company. Each Charity received a Certificate of Donation from the RWBro Paul and Mrs Barbara Gower. A total of £79,000 was […]

Tercentenary Celebrations at the Royal Albert Hall

Whilst the 300th Anniversary celebrations of the United Grand Lodge of England were streamed around the world, 100 lucky Hertfordshire masons were amongst those who shared the experience live at the Royal Albert Hall. Assistant Provincial Grand Master James Harrison said “The event was a real celebration of the history and values of Freemasonry, and […]

Impressive use of the Gift Aid envelopes continues

Impressive use of the Gift Aid envelopes continues

The impressive use of the Gift Aid envelopes continues, with 48 Chapters and 154 Lodges collecting over £300,000, claiming £75,000 Gift Aid. Thank you to all those completing and donating through the envelope scheme!

2019 Festival Update

Already donated: £2,450,000 2,356 Qualified Stewards 226 Qualified Individual VICE-PATRONS 223 Qualified Individual PATRONS 77 Qualified Individual GRAND PATRONS 28 Lodges have achieved Vice-Patron Status 26 Lodges have achieved Patron Status 14 Lodges have achieved Grand Patron Status 3 Lodges have achieved Platinum Status 154 Lodges and 48 Chapters are using Gift Aid envelopes, collecting […]

60 Years of Service to the Craft to W. Bro. Laurie Pyle, PPJGW

Bro. Laurie Pyle, PPJGW, was presented by W. Bro. John Norris, Assistant Provincial Grand Master, with a Certificate of 60 Years of Service to the Craft at the Installation Meeting of Stanstead Abbotts Lodge, No. 9085, in October 2017. He was Initiated into Woodhall Park Lodge, No. 7126, on 30th March 1957 and became its Worshipful […]