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Aby Obadiah RIP

Once again our Province faces a great sadness. Following on from the demise of one of my predecessors, RW. Bro. David Ivor Williams just before our Annual Provincial Meeting, we have now lost within 3 weeks of my Installation, one of the best known characters and most recognised faces at Mark Masons’ Hall – VW
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The 50/50 Club Winners announced!

The total amount raised by the 500 Club (now re-branded the 50/50 Club) during the past year has been: £7,500 2019 CHARITY DONATIONS £3,750 DRAW PRIZES £3,750 50/50 Club 2019 Nominated Charities Mark Benevolent Fund: £1,250 Street Link: £500 London Taxi Drivers Children’s Trust: £500 4 Louis: £500 Music in Hospitals: £500 Vocal Eyes: £500
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ADC’s and Exec Members final rehearsals!!

When the “new boys” turned up for this, the second Instruction Evening at FMH, I am very pleased to say that they were put through their paces and proved definitely up to the challenge! We can look forward to another year of great dedication and commitment from everyone helping to keep our high reputation as
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New Provincial Grand Master’s Inaugural Address

At the recent Provincial Annual Meeting the new PGM, RW Bro Tom Quinn, gave his inaugural Address: Brethren, I would like to begin my first ever Address, by asking for a very special demonstration of appreciation and affection. There is a Brother who is not with us today. Someone who has not missed a Provincial
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New Provincial ADCs Start their Training – Part One

At the informative and yet fun first session of the new APGMs, Wardens and ADCs where they all get put through their paces there was already a great deal of camaraderie n display. Follow their progress as they have their final session on the 29th July followed by the now traditional meal to celebrate all
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Deputy DCs’ Dinner a Great Success

The annual Deputy DCs’ Dinner was held at the Honourable Artillery Company on Thursday 4 July. It started with a reception on the Terrace and this was followed by a magnificent meal inside Armoury House, the HAC Headquarters. As ever it was a packed room as can be seen from the photographs, and both newer
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Mark Awareness Evening

Lodge West Africa will be hosting a Mark Awareness Evening on 13 September at Mark Masons’ Hall. Please do bring potential candidates along for what promises to be an interesting and informative evening – and if they stay to dine, they do so as guests of Lodge West Africa (even if they are looking to
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Grand Master’s Lodge of Instruction Annual Festival

The Grand Master’s Lodge of Instruction season has now ended in splendid form after a highly successful trip to York where the PGM of N & E Yorkshire, RW Bro. Bob Clancey was this year’s President of the Festival. The Demonstration Team (pictured on the VIP balcony overlooking York Racecourse – the splendid venue for
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