Category Archives: Soroptimist International

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 November 2018

My programme of pastoral visits to Rose Croix Chapters in the District of North East Lancashire continued ‘to plan’ into November: Verney Clayton Chapter No.261 at Accrington on Wednesday 7th November, when Ill∴Bro Tom Young 30° was Enthroned as Most … 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 July 2018

So, the Masonic season is at an end until September – or is it? July was certainly quiet but no less enjoyable than previous months. A flying visit to London at the start of the month for the half-yearly meeting … Continue reading

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Diary for June 2018

Although it has traditionally been a quiet month with no Craft or Royal Arch meetings, June now sees many of the other Orders continuing to meet. In the Ancient and Accepted Rite, I’ve spent more time visiting Chapters in other … Continue reading

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Diary for May 2018

Six months on from my health problems last November and again this February, May seemed an almost normal month other than the continued reliance on my darling wife Sue and various Masonic colleagues for transport as I’m still without my … Continue reading

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Diary for April 2018

My diary for the month of April ran as follows: Visits to Rose Croix Chapters in my District: Verney Clayton Chapter (Accrington) – experimenting with meeting on a Wednesday evening instead of their usual Saturday afternoon meeting fixture Emmanuel Chapter … Continue reading

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Diary for March 2018

Hello Folks, I’m back! Just when everything seemed to be going tickety-boo after I had spent most of November last year in hospital and getting back to normal over Christmas and the New Year, things took an unexpected turn for … Continue reading

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