Category Archives: Higher Degrees

Diary for March 2019

Time sure does fly when you are enjoying yourself! The month of March hardly seemed to have started with a full but evenly spaced calendar of meetings and then it was over. Starting as usual with the Rose Croix, on … Continue reading

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Diary for December 2018

A short month due to the Christmas and New Year Festivities, but packed with Masonic activities! I was also delighted to receive two letters during the month conferring honours – in the Royal Arch, promotion to Past Provincial Scribe Nehemiah … Continue reading

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Diary for October 2018

A very welcome start to the Masonic season ‘proper’ as Rose Croix Chapters in the North East Lancashire District began meeting after the summer recess. On 2nd October, the (acting) Most Wise Sovereign and Officers of Canon Francis Paton-Williams Chapter … Continue reading

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Diary for August/September 2018

Other than the Installation meeting of my ‘adopted’ Mark Lodge, Wycoller Lodge of Mark Master Masons at Colne, when I installed my successor into the Chair of Adoniram, and a couple of very enjoyable trips away with Mrs B, there … Continue reading

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Diary for October 2017

May I first of all wish all my followers a happy and healthy new year, and hope that you and your families had an enjoyable Christmas holiday. You may be wondering why this is appearing in the October blog, and … Continue reading

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Diary for July 2017

Unsurprisingly, July was a relatively quiet month on the Masonic front, although not without its highlights. At the start of the month, I travelled to London for the half-yearly meeting of the Mark Grand Stewards’ Lodge at Mark Masons’ Hall … Continue reading

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Diary for June 2017

As forecast, June proved to be another busy month, both Masonically and domestically, with travels far and wide. My first outing, on Wednesday 1st June, was to the Enthronement meeting of the Rose of Lancastria Chapter, which doubles as the … Continue reading

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The Merry Month of May

The ‘Merry Month of May’ has passed and what a merry month it has been! While May traditionally heralds the end of the Craft season for the summer recess, other Orders, particularly the Ancient & Accepted Rite, continue apace and … Continue reading

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April proves to be another enjoyable month of Masonic and social activity

April was a pleasantly varied month, on both Masonic and social fronts. In the Ancient & Accepted Rite, the North East Lancashire District broke new ground on Saturday 8th April by holding a ‘family’ lunch for members, ladies and non-masons. … Continue reading

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March brings another month of Masonic fun and friendship, near and far

February was a rather quiet month, with little to report other than the New Perfectees’ meeting hosted by Bethel Chapter at Rawtenstall, which justified its own posting. March, however, was a complete contrast with many meetings, both locally and further … Continue reading

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