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- Lodge of Concord No. 6859 Silver Award On Friday 6th October 2017 at the Installation meeting, Lodge of Concord No. 6859 became the fifth Lodge out of six at Queen Street East, Sunderland, to surpass 66% of the Durham 2021 Festival target. In the Lodge room, the newly installed master, …Read More »
- Quest for Silver and Eric does a runner ! With over 50% of their members now continuously giving, Quest Lodge No. 7102 which meet in Seaham achieved their Silver Award on Tuesday 3rd October 2017. Hall Ambassador Malcolm Wilkinson presented the pin badge in open Lodge. Quest’s Charity Steward, Eric …Read More »
- Surtees Lodge No. 4593 Gold Award The date was Thursday 27th September 2017, the night the Brethren of the Surtees met at the Masonic Hall Shildon and received their Gold Award for the Durham 2021 Festival. The Deputy Provincial Grand Master John Arthur was shocked and surprised when he was …Read More »
- Corinthian Lodge No. 5808 Silver Award Bill Hobson has been busy this week, as area Director for the West he took a trip to Corinthian Lodge No. 5808 to present some well deserved achievement awards to acknowledge those brethren who have gone the extra mile for our Festival. David …Read More »
- “A Century of Wedding Gowns” Quest Lodge No. 7102 are hosting a Wedding Event on the 4th of November 2017 stating at 7:15pm, event is open to All. The event will be held at St. John’s Methodist Church, Ashbrooke Road, Sunderland, SR2 7HQ. ‘A Century of Wedding Gowns’ will be …Read More »
- RAVENSWORTH GOLF DAY On Friday 15th September the East Area of the Province of Durham and in particular Alan Jenkins, David Atkinson and Stephen Willis organised a excellent days Golf Tournament to raise funds towards the Durham 2021 Festival appeal. The tournament was well supported by all area’s of the …Read More »
- Spirit of Rugby Lodge No. 9910 – Bronze Award At the recent Spirit of Rugby Lodge Installation, in Chester le Street, Andrew Foster had the great pleasure in presenting Richard Hogg, the Lodge’s new Charity Steward with a Durham 2021 Festival Bronze Pin Badge in acknowledgement of the Lodge achieving …Read More »
- W.Bro. Charles Vickers Scott, PPSGW, a Past Master of Crowley Lodge No. 6901 continues to support the Festival despite being unable to attend the Lodge as regularly as he would wish due to health issues. Charles, now ninety years young has been a member of the Craft for sixty eight …Read More »
- W Bro Trevor A Cartner, WM Lodge of Fellowship No 9694 cordially extends an invitation to A CABARET EVENING At Freemasons Hall, Ingham Street, South Shields on Saturday 16th September 2017 at 7.30pm till late. Entertainment by W Bro Peter Kelly, PPGStwd & Katherine Stone 4 course meal Raffles Dress …Read More »
- Our Community Awards offer the chance for local community charities that help people in need to receive a share of £3 million generously donated by Freemasons and their families. To celebrate the 300th anniversary of the United Grand Lodge of England, Freemasons have selected 300 local charities across England and …Read More »
- Ernest Dixon Lodge No. 7856 Silver Award Presentation At our last regular meeting before the summer recess, we once again had the pleasure to receive W Bro David Hanson, PGStB, on behalf of the Province of Durham’s 2021 Festival. W Bro David had the pleasing duty to present another (!) …Read More »
- Chester-le-Street Masonic Centre BEER FESTIVAL in aid of the Durham 2021 RMTGB Appeal & Tercentenary Celebrations Chester-le-Street Masonic Centre is to hold a Beer Festival in aid of the Durham 2021 Festival and in support of the Tercentenary Celebrations of Freemasonry on starting from 7pm Friday 23rd June 2017 & …Read More »
- ESLINGTON GOLD ACHIEVE GOLD AWARD STATUS John Watts attended Eslington Lodge No. 4623, on Wednesday 10th May 2017, to present a certificate commemorating 50 years of membership in the Craft to John ‘Jack’ Spoor. Unfortunately Jack was unable to travel up from his home in Stafford so the lodge will …Read More »
- Kepier Lodge No 8308 Presents Tony Washington and his Tribute to “The Little Waster” Kepier Lodge are to hold a night of entertainment at Hetton-le-Hole Masonic Hall on Saturday 16th September 2017. Doors open at 7:00pm Tickets can be obtained from Norman Laverick on 07958 150 236 or Stuart Atkinson …Read More »
- Lumley Lodge No. 5807 & Spirit of Rugby Lodge No. 9910 Social Event Presents EDDIE “ELVIS” ARRIES W Bro Craig Gartside is holding a Social Evening on the 27th May 2017 at Chester-le-Street Masonic Hall, to assist him in raising sponsorship for him as he will be riding the C2C …Read More »
- ”A Quest for More!” The Haley Sisters proved to be a big hit at Seaham on Saturday 22nd April 2017. ‘They were dancing in the aisles’ after Jo-Ann and Becky Haley, who are recognised as one of the most unique acts in their profession, performed their limitless genres of country …Read More »
- Rugby Football Charity Event Durham Masonic Rugby Football Club & Guests are to hold a Rugby Match at Chester-le-Street Rugby Club on Saturday 6th May 2016. Durham & Guests Masonic XV v Leicestershire Masonic XV KO 3:00pm Drinks from 6:00pm at …Read More »
- THE H-FACTOR Burdon Road Masonic Hall on Monday 8th May 2017 starting at 7:00pm A Charity Fundraising event is to be held on Monday 8th May 2017 in Burdon Road Masonic Hall, Sunderland. The event will be H for Harmony Performances by Lodge members and also their family and friends, …Read More »