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    Frank is honoured posthumously

    At the November meeting of West Lancashire Century Lodge No 2349, the Worshipful Master, Derek Wilde informed the members and visitors of the sad passing to the Grand Lodge above of the Charity Steward and Assistant Secretary, Frank Pearson. He informed them of a resume of Frank’s masonic career and then the brethren stood with […]

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    Normoss Round Table giving generously to charities

    Normoss Round Table Lodge No 8741 enjoyed another great December meeting and ladies to dine. Traditional Christmas dinner was served and entertainment was provided by Pilling Brass band. ( from left to right): John Cross (Worshipful Master), Amy Hilton (Rosemere) and Peter Gunn (Charity Steward) . The lodge presented a cheque to the Rosemere Cancer […]

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    Tony reclaims the Crowd Jewel for Wyre

    It is often observed that visitors are the lifeblood of Freemasonry and in order to encourage more brethren to visit other lodges, an initiative was set up on the Fylde Coast a few years ago called the Crowd Jewel. A trophy was commissioned and a set of rules drawn up to indicate how a lodge […]

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    Remembrance Sunday Lunch

    Fleetwood Masonic Hall Ladies Committee recently hosted their annual Remembrance Sunday Lunch at the Masonic Hall, Fleetwood. The event was attended by 62 brethren, family and friends, who were treated to a superb 3 course roast beef meal courtesy of Square and Compass catering. A raffle took place which raised £180, the proceeds going to […]

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    Fleetwood Freemasons helping the RNLI

    Over the past few years Fleetwood Lodge No 3711 has regularly donated funds to the RNLI, which has paid towards the upkeep of the Fleetwood Lifeboat and enabled the purchase of specialist equipment. Lodge stalwarts Ted Vollans, Peter Bailey and Ron Jeffs were therefore delighted to be specially invited to the naming ceremony and service […]

  • Tony Blundell presents a cheque to Sue Thomson of the Rosemere Cancer Foundation.

    Wyre Lodge donates to Rosemere

    The upstairs function room at the Strawberry Gardens public house in Fleetwood was the unusual setting for a special meeting of Wyre Lodge No 7704 recently. Dispensation for this event was applied for and obtained and 26 brethren were suitably squeezed into the makeshift lodge room. The main purpose of the meeting was to receive […]

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    Garden party raises £1600 for charity

    Normoss Round Table Lodge No 8741 recently held their annual Summer Garden Party and barbeque at the home of lodge stalwart Ray Hargreaves and his wife Liz. Preparations for this event had taken place during the preceding week, with particular assistance from Ray’s son Simon and his friend Andy.   The chefs for the day […]

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    Remembrance Sunday Lunch

    Fleetwood Masonic Hall Ladies Committee hosted their annual Remembrance Day Sunday lunch at the hall on the Esplanade, and yet again this event was a huge success. Roast beef with all the usual trimmings was the order of the day, with one or two opting for the salmon alternative. A most generous portion of sticky […]

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    Robbie celebrates his Golden Jubilee

    The members of Pharos Lodge No 7421 recently gathered for a celebration of the 50th year in Freemasonry of Robbie Heywood. The initial business of the lodge was transacted by the WM Andy Curtis, and then it was time to receive the Assistant Provincial Grand Master Harry Cox, accompanied by Terry Hudson, the Chairman of […]

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    Ken celebrates 50 years as a Freemason

    The members of Peace and Unity Lodge No 3966 recently gathered for their first meeting of the new Masonic season with a celebration of the 50th year in Freemasonry of Ken Sykes. The initial business of the lodge was transacted by the WM Bill Widdowson, and then it was time to receive the Provincial Deputy […]

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    Alan becomes WM of Hesketh Lodge No. 950

    The Installation of Allan Maxfield as Worshipful Master of Hesketh Lodge No 950 took place recently at Fleetwood Masonic Hall. Allan had stepped in at the last minute and indeed his election was only confirmed on the night. The representative of the Provincial Grand Master was Harry Cox, supported by Terry Hudson, Brian Mayoh, Neil […]