Prov Grand Master takes a Caledonian Chair

Prov Grand Master takes a Caledonian Chair
On Friday, 23rd February, 2024 our Provincial Grand Master R.W. Bro. Eddy Garty was Installed into the Chair of Caledonian Craft Lodge No. 134 at Great Queen Street. Caledonian is a Lodge of Scottish origin that was founded in April 1763, some 261 years ago. Eddy's first role as Master was to welcome the Past Grand Master of Scotland into the Lodge as an Honorary Member, having just been voted in, further cementing the Scottish bond. The Lodge also welcomed three more Joining Members. Eddy looked as regal and comfortable as ever, occupying yet another the Chair of King Solomon. I am sure the Lodge will flourish under his guidance and direction, and we wish him every success and happiness for the next 12 months in a Lodge he clearly relishes. Continue reading

V.W. Bro. John M Edwards P.G.J.O. – Funeral Arrangements

V.W. Bro. John M Edwards P.G.J.O. – Funeral Arrangements
John Edwards Funeral will be Monday 11th March 2024 at 1.00 pm (13.00 hours) at Greenacres, Chiltern Park, Beaconsfield, HP9 2XB. The Rev John Hillman will be officiating as he has known John as a Police Officer and Mason. A reception has been arranged afterwards at Beverley’s home. Castleview Village, Helston Lane, Windsor, SL4 5GG. We are aware of the numbers attending from family and close friends but because of John’s involvement in so many Masonic Units Beverley has asked me to coordinate numbers and we would appreciate the following confirmation. Continue reading

Temple Lodge Marks 150th Anniversary

Temple Lodge Marks 150th Anniversary
On Thursday 15th February, 2024 the venerable Temple Lodge of Mark Masters No. 173 marked a momentous occasion: 150 years of unwavering service to the Mark Fraternity. The distinguished Lodge, steeped in tradition and brotherhood, has been a beacon of light for Mark Master Masons across generations. Founded in February 1874, Temple Lodge has stood the test of time, weathering historical shifts, two world wars, numerous world events, and social changes. Temple Lodge has stood tall and proud, as its name suggests. Continue reading