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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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!
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 […]
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 […]
Brethren To all those whom I have had the pleasure of appointing to or promoting in Provincial Grand Rank today, along with the recipients of my Certificate of Service, I offer my warmest congratulations. The award of Provincial Rank is recognition of past services along with strong encouragement for yet greater contribution in so many […]
Following the Initiation of Bro. Jason Matthews, the blood brother of Danny Matthews the current Worshipful Master – Kingswood Lodge 2278 presented a cheque for £1,000 for the Festival to the Provincial Grand Charity Steward, W.Bro Chris Noble.
Chiltern Lodge No 9394 were delighted to receive their Grand Patron Lodge Certificate and have pledged to reach the Platinum level. Chris Noble praised the work and support of their Charity Steward WBro Michael Leaney. A white table dinner had been arranged to celebrate the Lodge Honorific.
The Cloisters would like to invite you to raise a glass to celebrate the opening of the 2017 Christmas Fayre The Cloisters, Sunday 10th December 2017. A great day out for all the family Santa’s Grotto Mulled Wine Gifts Galore Stocking Fillers Yuletide Nibbles Hog Roast … and much more, Download Christmas leaflet here