Departed Merit – Wbro Ron Hill

On January 20, 2020 By

The Lodge has learned of the passing of Wbro Ron Hill formerly of Lodge Temperance 2557 who died last week on Thursday 17th January.

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NWSMBA Newsletter

On December 8, 2019 By

Take a look at the 2019 newsletter from the Northumbria Widows Sons Motor Bikers Association. A comprehensive round up of their year.

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December 2019 Meeting and Meal

On December 8, 2019 By

A reminder that our December meeting is on Tuesday 17th with the earlier start of 6.30, followed by our fabulous festive celebration.

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2020 Festival Gala Dinner

On December 8, 2019 By

Tickets for the 2020 Festival Gala Dinner to be held at the Grand Hotel, Gosforth Park on 3rd October 2020 are on sale now.

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At the going down of the sun

On November 9, 2019 By

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning,
We will remember them.

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2019 Dec Meeting and Festive Meal

On October 21, 2019 By

Our December meeting will be on Tuesday 17th with the earlier start of 6.30, followed by our fabulous festive celebration. What better way to celebrate the run up to Christmas than to enjoy amazing food, a festive setting, great entertainment and of course excellent company.

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Freemasons of Northumberland

On September 8, 2019 By

An excellent video about the Freemasons of Northumberland.

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2020 Festival

On September 4, 2019 By

Just received from the Provincial Grand Charity steward:

I wish to bring you up to date regarding the Festival for the Royal Masonic Benevolent Institution (RMBI) which will be held in the Province of Northumberland in 2020. All Festivals from 2021 will be for the Masonic Charitable Foundation (MCE).

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Provincial Annual Meeting 2019

On August 24, 2019 By

Just received from Province a notice of their Annual Meeting which will be on Thursday, 28th November 2019.

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19th Newcastle Scout Group

On August 18, 2019 By

A history project by a Scout group in Newcastle has established links with Lodge Temperance 2557 which culminated with a visit to Belgium and Northern France to pay their respects to the group’s founder who fell in the Great War.

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Car and Bike Show – 2019

On August 17, 2019 By

Back by popular demand the Classic Car and Bike Show in association with the Northumberland Widow’s Sons Masonic Bikers Association and Benton Cat and Dog Shelter will be held once again at their Benton site.

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We were recently contacted by Maurice Long a member of the Unitarian Church in Ellison Place, Newcastle about our WW1 member Robert Weatherston Cairns.

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Northumberland Light Blues Club

On July 26, 2019 By

Some forthcoming events for the Northumberland Light Blues Club and check out their new website: www.northumberlandlightblues.org.uk

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Scarbrough Court Summer Fair

On July 10, 2019 By

It’s the Scarbrough Court summer fair on Saturday 20th July starting at 10.15. Pop along for a great family day out.

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Death near the Chippie?

On July 9, 2019 By

Recently our Lodge Mentor WBro Kevin and his lovely wife Lynda had a very famous customer visit their fish and chip shop – K and L Fisheries in Annitsford – which had been transformed for one day into “Sea End Fish and Chips”.

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2CC Music & Laughter Show 2019

On July 9, 2019 By

Byker Masonic Hall’s 2CC (2 chosen charities) team present this year’s 2CC Tyne Theatre Charity Show – a real fun-packed, value for money afternoon, starting at 1pm with over 3 hours’ worth of top entertainment.

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Model Rail Exhibition

On June 23, 2019 By

The Annual Model Rail Exhibition at Shiremoor Masonic Hall is a very popular event and this year it’s being held over the weekend of Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th July.

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Remember D-day 75 years on

On June 6, 2019 By

75 years to the day nearly 7,000 naval vessels landed 132,000 brave service personnel on the beaches of Normandy, many of those were Freemasons. We will never forget the fallen.

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