Local news archive

  • North Fylde Bowling Tournament

    One of the warmest days of the year so far welcomed the North Fylde bowlers and they were out in force to compete for places in the West Lancashire Masonic Charity Bowling 2018. The Winner of the tournament, Dave Thornton and the runner up John Eastwood, were presented with their trophies by David Randerson.   […]

  • Close of play for Harry

    It was a joyous yet melancholy evening for Harry Cox at the Cleveleys Masonic Hall when he was principal guest at a dinner to mark his retirement from his position as Assistant Provincial Grand Master. His five years in the post has been memorable for him and, whilst looking forward to his retirement, he will […]

  • Hesketh Lodge trip to Chester

    Hesketh Lodge is having its big day out to Chester on Sunday 5th August, why come and join us and have a fun day out. Chester has lots to offer from the beautiful city centre, to Chester races family fun day and who can forget the world famous Chester Zoo. I have attached booking form and trip […]

  • Wyre Lodge gives £1000 to Feet First charity

    At the most recent meeting of Wyre Lodge No 7704 they were delighted to have Assistant Provincial Grand Master Harry Cox in attendance and it was to be a special evening. At the festive board, members and guests were to hear a wonderful talk on the work of local charity Feet First, given by Steve […]

  • Normoss Round Table help the Dementia Unit

    Normoss Round Table Lodge No 8741 are well known for providing charitable asistance to various departments of Blackpool Victoria Hospital. This time it was the Dementia Unit which was the beneficiary of their kindness and generosity. The Dementia Unit needed help with the cost of printing leaflets which provide personal information to help staff to […]

  • Normoss Round Table are egg-ceptional

    As part of their ongoing support of the Victoria Hospital Children’s A&E unit, the Worshipful Master and brethren of Normoss Round Table lodge, and their familes have collected around one hundred Easter eggs for those children unfortunate enough to be attending the unit over the holiday period. Pictured is Alan Berwick, master of the lodge, […]

  • Welcome to our new website

    Following the launch of our new website, I would like to take this opportunity to ask all the brethren and companions in the group to visit the website on a regular basis. Our new website you will be able to find out about what is happening in the group, be it an ordinary meeting, a […]

  • Wayfarers under new management

    Wayfarers Lodge No 7544 were delighted to have Ray Martland, Assistant Provincial Grand Master as their principal guest at the installation meeting. David Thornton who had served the lodge as WM for the past two years installed Jonathan Slee into the chair of the lodge in a delightful ceremony. The working tools were presented by […]

  • A night of two extremes at Wayfarers

    A most enjoyable evening was had at Wayfarers Lodge which saw both the welcoming of a new member in fine Wayfarers style and the celebration of the Golden Jubilee in Freemasonry of the renowned seafarer John (Jack) Lundberg, at which he was presented with certificates from his mother Lodge, Lewis 872 and from the province of […]

  • Freedom of Wyre Lodge Award

       On the 5th March 2015, the North Fylde Group witnessed a ‘First’ of a different kind – The Freedom of Wyre Lodge award. W Bro Harry Cox PSGD, AsstPrGM was delighted to present the award to W Bro Ron Crewdson PPrAGDC after delivering a summary of Ron’s life in Open Lodge. Accompanying W Bro […]

  • Lively Occasion at Anchorsholme Chapter

     The three Principals accompanied by Harry Cox, David Randerson (Assistant to the Provincial Grand Principals), Duncan Smith (Group Chairman) and on the back row John Topping, David Leadbetter and David Barr.   More than sixty Companions were present at Anchorsholme Chapter to witness the Installation of Ken Peaks in the presence of the Assistant to […]