2017 Installation

On October 24, 2017 By

We had an excellent, albeit challenging, evening at our Installation on Tuesday 17th October. A Charity Collarette was presented to the Worshipful Master and festival charity jewels to the brethren.

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PGL Annual 2017 Meeting

On October 14, 2017 By

The Annual Meeting of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Northumberland will be held at the Newcastle racecourse, Gosforth Park, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE3 5HP on Wednesday, 29th November 2017, at 3.00pm prompt. Brethren to be seated by 2:30.

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October 2017 Installation Meeting

On October 9, 2017 By

Brethren, our next meeting is on Tuesday 17th October and the Worshipful Master asks you to attend the duties of the Lodge at the Masonic Temple, Corbridge Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne at 6.45.

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A Very Happy 82nd Birthday!

On October 9, 2017 By

Today we’d like to wish Grand Master, His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent, a very happy 82nd birthday!

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Multi Faith Thanksgiving Service

On September 28, 2017 By

Brethren, Provincial Grand Lodge has decided to open up the invitation to the final tercentenary celebration to include wives and partners.

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Abraham Cohen revisited

On September 17, 2017 By

Pleased to announce that we have managed to track down Abraham Cohen’s army rank and regiment.

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MCF awards in numbers

On September 14, 2017 By

Some interesting numbers for the Masonic Charitable Foundation community awards

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MCF results are in!

On September 6, 2017 By

The six MCF charities nominated in Northumberland received a fantastic amount of support from their local communities and here are the results:

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I Am Freemasonry

On September 3, 2017 By

I was born in antiquity, in the ancient days when men first dreamed of God. I have been tried through the ages, and found true. The crossroads of the world bear the imprint of my feet, and the cathedrals of all nations mark the skill of my hands. I strive for beauty and for symmetry.

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3 in 1 Celebration

On August 26, 2017 By

A reminder for the spectacular 3 in 1 celebration on 3rd September 2017 at 1pm at the Tyne Theatre.

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Masonic Pub Sign

On August 21, 2017 By

We have added a new web page to cover items of Masonic interested in Northumberland

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Thanksgiving Service

On August 19, 2017 By

Our final tercentenary event takes place on Thursday 5th October at Newcastle Civic Centre 1pm till 3.30pm. This is our multi faith thanksgiving service celebrating 300 yrs of English freemasonry.

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George Arthur Herdman – WW1

On August 18, 2017 By

There is a myth that Freemasonry was mainly an aristocratic and upper-class organisation; while its Grand Masters were noblemen or Royal Princes, its registers show that lodge members were a cross section of the community in which the lodge met. Bro George Arthur Herdman, a gardener, was one such member.

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Abraham Cohen – WW1

On August 11, 2017 By

We’ve just finished looking into the WW1 history of Bro. Abraham Cohen who was initiated into freemasonry in 1905 at the age of 26 and was a travelling jeweller.

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Frances William Dove – WW1

On August 3, 2017 By

It’s been a while since we completed a biography of a forgotten World War One war hero. Francis William Dove was initiated into freemasonry in 1917 at the age of 30 and was a Quartermaster Sergeant with the Royal Flying Corp.

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Tercentenary Events Reminder

On July 12, 2017 By

A reminder for two spectacular events coming up to celebrate our tercentenary year. Please try to attend and support your local Masonic charities and the members who have spent a lot of time and effort to make these a great day out for all the family.

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June 2017 Meeting

On July 5, 2017 By

If you were unable to attend our June meeting you missed an excellent evening.

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Photo Shoot

On June 28, 2017 By

Hot of the press from our very own Wbro Keith Newman. I you would like to be featured in a pop up banner at the July 8th Tercentenary dinner then read on.

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