August 2014 archive

Provincial Social Committee Sunday Lunch – October 2014

Following the very successful event which took place earlier in the year at the Consort Suite, South Yorkshire, a further Sunday Lunch has been organised. This will take place on Sunday, 26 October at Greenhead Masonic Hall, Huddersfield. The Provincial Grand Master, Right Worshipful Brother James Steggles and his lady, Mrs Joan Steggles would be delighted if as many as possible would join them on this occasion. At the last event, held on the 18 …

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The Leeds and District Installed Masters Association – Annual Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Leeds and District Association of Installed Masters took place on Thursday, 17 July at the Ripon Masonic Hall with an excellent attendance particularly with visitors from both the South Yorkshire and Huddersfield, Halifax and Districts Associations. The Meeting was formally opened by the President, W.Bro. Les Davy. It is important to record that in his address W.Bro. Les spoke of the welcome and the many hours he had enjoyed representing …

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Joint Installed Masters’ Associations Weekend Away 2015

The four Installed Maters Associations have arranged for Mark Masons a weekend away from Friday 20th to Sunday 22nd March 2015 at the Belsfield Hotel Windermere, where we have taken the entire hotel for our use. We have allocated 15 rooms per District (Leeds, Sheffield, Bradford, and Huddersfield/Halifax) until 1st November 2014 after which any unreserved rooms will be open for any Mark Mason from any District. The hotel has recently undergone a £10m refurbishment sponsored by Laura Ashley and …

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W.Bro. John Whitworth Concerts

I am sure that I do not have to expand upon the excellent Charitable efforts of W.Bro. John – who has raised over £100,000 in his lifetime, a good deal of it for our own Charity, the Cleeves and Whitehead Trust. On many of those occasions John was supported by Mary Jordan, his pianist, who sadly passed away last January. W.Bro John is holding a Concert on Saturday 27 September at Pontefract Masonic Hall. This …

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Grand Lodge of Mark Master Masons Investiture Meeting 10 June 2014

Some 70 West Yorkshire Mark Master Masons spent a most enjoyable day at Grand Lodge for the Investiture meeting which was rather more special than normal The Most Worshipful Grand Master, His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent first Appointed and Invested his new team being; The Most Worshipful Pro Grand Master, Richard Victor Wallis, JP The Right Worshipful Deputy Grand Master, H. Keith Emmerson The Right Worshipful Assistant Grand Master, Raymond John Smith …. …

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