• Corinthian Lodge No. 5808 – Gold Presentation

    Corinthian Lodge No. 5808 – Gold Presentation

    Corinthian Lodge No. 5808 Gold Presentation Many congratulations to Corinthian Lodge No. 5808 on achieving their Gold target award. The AsstProvGM John Thompson had the pleasure of presenting the Gold pin to Charity Steward Jamie Rielly and the certificate to newly installed Worshipful Master Paul Westgarth. The evening started with an …Read More »
  • Norman Lodge No. 1334 – Gold Presentation

    Norman Lodge No. 1334 – Gold Presentation

    Norman Lodge No. 1334 Gold Presentation Norman Lodge was in celebratory mood during their January meeting when The Assistant Provincial Grand Master, John Paul Thompson was on hand to mark the membership’s outstanding achievement of reaching their 2021 Festival Gold Award. The evening began, in celebratory mood when Frederick Colley …Read More »
  • Amity Lodge No. 3193 – Gold Presentation

    Amity Lodge No. 3193 – Gold Presentation

    Amity Lodge No. 3193 Gold Presentation The brethren of Amity Lodge No. 3193 welcomed the Deputy Provincial Grand Master, Stephen William Walker, to its Annual Installation meeting on Thursday 17th January at the Wearside Masonic Temple, Burdon Road, Sunderland. It was also a special celebratory evening for the brethren of Amity Lodge, …Read More »
  • Fenwick Lodge No. 1389 – Gold Presentation

    Fenwick Lodge No. 1389 – Gold Presentation

    Fenwick Lodge No. 1389 Gold Presentation Gold is a chemical element with a symbol Au (from Latin: aurum) with an atomic number of 79, making it one of the higher atomic number elements that occur naturally. In its purest form, it is a bright, slightly reddish yellow, dense, soft, malleable and …Read More »
  • Lodge of Philanthropy No. 940 – Silver Presentation

    Lodge of Philanthropy No. 940 – Silver Presentation

    Lodge of Philanthropy No. 940 SILVER AWARD PRESENTATION Congratulations to Lodge of Philanthropy No 940 on achieving the Durham 2021 Festival Silver Award. South Area Director Mike Smithies had the greatest of pleasure in presenting the Silver PIN Badge to the Lodge Charity Steward and SW Master Elect Ian Franks.Read More »
  • Gateshead Fell Lodge No. 4349 – Silver Presentation

    Gateshead Fell Lodge No. 4349 – Silver Presentation

    Congratulations to Gateshead Fell Lodge No 4349 on achieving the Durham 2021 Festival Silver Award. Ian Turnbull had the greatest of pleasure in presenting the Silver PIN Badge to the Lodge Charity Steward Roy Young. At the festive board Ian Turnbull delivered a short talk to the assembled Brethren and …Read More »
  • Grand Draw 2018 – Special Meeting of PGL of Durham

    Grand Draw 2018 – Special Meeting of PGL of Durham

    GRAND DRAW 2018 At the Special meeting of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Durham on Friday 30th November 2018 the Assistant Provincial Grand Master / Festival Director John Thompson and the Grand Draw organiser Andrew Foster made the draw after the meeting for the cash prizes. Tickets have been sold …Read More »
  • Quest Lodge No. 7102 – Gold Presentation

    Quest Lodge No. 7102 – Gold Presentation

    Festive Cheer For Quest   The Assistant Provincial Grand Master, Craig Steel and our Festival Secretary Paul Quinn had a pleasing task to perform at Quest Lodges’ Carol Service. After a rather entertaining ‘alternative nativity’ play, performed by the lodge members and their partners, Craig presented the master, Ken Sheppard …Read More »
  • Mount Kilimanjaro Trek – Richard Kettlewell VoT Lodge No. 5016

    Mount Kilimanjaro Trek – Richard Kettlewell VoT Lodge No. 5016

    Inspired by the 3 Peaks Challenge to go higher!!   On February 11th 2019 will be flying to Tanzania to trek up Mount Kilimanjaro.  Mount Kilimanjaro or just Kilimanjaro with its three volcanic cones, “Kibo”, “Mawenzi”, and “Shira”, is a dormant volcano in Tanzania.  It is the highest mountain in …Read More »
  • November Newsletter 2018

    November Newsletter 2018

  • Vane Lodge No. 3110 – Bronze Presentation

    Vane Lodge No. 3110 – Bronze Presentation

    Vane Lodge No. 3110 Bronze Award Presentation At a meeting held on Friday 12th October 2018 the Durham 2021 Festival West Area Director, Bill Hobson attended Vane Lodge No. 3110 to present the Lodge Charity Geoff Duncan with the Bronze Pin Badge and Award. The Area Director then went on …Read More »
  • St Lawrence Lodge No. 6042 – Gold Presentation

    St Lawrence Lodge No. 6042 – Gold Presentation

    St. Lawrence Lodge No. 6042 Gold Award Presentation Many congratulations to the Brethren of St Lawrence Lodge who have blasted through their festival target. Many of the brethren took part in our sponsorship events this year which leave them very close to the Platinum Award. Our new AsstProvGM Michael Graham had the …Read More »
  • Lodge of Loyalty No. 8635 – Gold Presentation

    Lodge of Loyalty No. 8635 – Gold Presentation

      At the recent meeting of Lodge of Loyalty No. 8635 in Queen Street, Sunderland the brethren welcomed the Assistant Provincial Grand Master, Simon Craig Steele, to its annual Trafalgar evening.  It was also a special evening in the Lodge as the Lodge had reached its 2021 Festival target. After …Read More »
  • Willington Lodge No. 4028 – Bronze Presentation

    Willington Lodge No. 4028 – Bronze Presentation

    Willington Lodge No. 4028 The Durham 2021 Festival West Area Director Bill Hobson had the greatest of pleasure on Friday 12th October 2018 to present the Lodge Charity Steward – Geoff Duncan with the Bronze PIN Badge to celebrate the Lodge achieving 33% of the Lodge target. The Area Director …Read More »
  • Durham 2021 Festival – 2018 Supporter Medal Presentations

    Durham 2021 Festival – 2018 Supporter Medal Presentations

    Durham 2021 Festival 2018 Supporter Medal Presentations During the months of October and November 2018 the Festival Team were delighted to attend various selected Lodges to present the 2018 Supporter Medals to those members of the Province of Durham and in some case family members of those members. Here are …Read More »
  • Heugh Lodge No. 7773 – Gold Presentation

    Heugh Lodge No. 7773 – Gold Presentation

    Heugh Lodge No. 7773  Durham 2021 Festival Gold Award Presentation On  19th September 2018 at the Installation meeting of Heugh Lodge No.7773 in Hartlepool, the Heugh brethren welcomed the Assistant Provincial Grand Master Stephen William Walker, to their meeting. After witnessing an excellent Installation Ceremony, which saw Steve Craven installed …Read More »
  • Crowley Lodge No. 6901 – Silver Presentation

    Crowley Lodge No. 6901 – Silver Presentation

    CROWLEY LODGE  No. 6901 Durham 2021 Festival Silver Award   What a delightful Friday 21st September 2018 at Crowley Lodge No. 6901. The Assistant Provincial Grand Master W Bro John D Watts was there to deliver a talk on Blood Bikes and was delighted to receive a Lodge donation of …Read More »
  • Great Glen Canoe Trail 2019 – Training Update

    Great Glen Canoe Trail 2019 – Training Update

    GREAT GLEN CANOE TRAIL 2019 Training is going well for the Great Glen Canoe Trail and below is a training video on the progress for the challenge. If you would like to sponsor the members of the team please contact Ronnie Fraser – Lodge of Progress No. 8259 Province of …Read More »
  • Peace and Unity Lodge No. 6312 – Gold Presentation

    Peace and Unity Lodge No. 6312 – Gold Presentation

     PEACE UNITY LODGE No. 6312 Gold Presentation Award V W Bro Norman Eric Heaviside made his penultimate visit to Queen Street in his capacity as Provincial Grand Master on Monday 17th September 2018. He was invited to attend Peace and Unity Lodge along with Craig Steele, the Assistant Provincial Grand …Read More »
  • Newsletter August 2018

    Newsletter August 2018

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