District Meeting of the North Midlands 2019

The Annual Meeting of the District Grand Council of the North Midlands will be held at the Masonic Hall, WORKSOP S80 2AE on Saturday 7th December 2019 and starting at 11:00. 

Directions:
Access to the Masonic Hall is through the car park entrance only.  From Newcastle Avenue on the B6024, using the sat nav code S80 2AS, you arrive at the end of a one-way street (Queen Street) and it leads to the Hall.  Non-diners must use the public car park on the left as only those dining may enter the Ambassador Rooms car park.

The lunch menu is Pâté, Roast pork with stuffing and seasonal vegetabes topped off with Fruit Salad.  All for the price of £19.00.

If you are interested in attending, please get in touch using the link below and you will be contacted with details as soon as possible.

District Meeting of Northumberland 2017

The Annual Meeting of the District of Northumberland will be held at Freemasons' Hall, Corbridge Road, Newcastle upon Tyne
NE6 1HY on Saturday 28th October 2017, starting at 1200hrs.

The lunch menu is Prawn Cocktail, Braised Steak with Seasonal Vegetables, followed by Pavlova then Cheese and Biscuits.  All for the price of £26.00 per person.

1100hrs - Keith Hind Council 260 with R Ill Comp John Harvey as TIM.  A demonstration of the Royal Master Degree by members of the district.
1200hrs - Meeting of the District Grand Council of Northumberland.
1300hrs - Festive Board.
1500hrs - Scribae Council 331 with Ill Comp John Tomlin.  A lecture entitled "The Mystical Number 3" presented by the DistGPCW for Middlesex, Ill Comp Jeff Bennett PGCaptGd.  All are welcome.

If you are interested in attending, please get in touch using the link below and you will be contacted with details as soon as possible. Be quick, replies are needed by 7th October.

District Meeting of Kent 2017

The Annual Meeting of the District Grand Council of Kent will be held at Gillingham Masonic Centre, Franklin Road,
GILLINGHAM ME7 4DG on Saturday 7th October 2017, starting at 1100hrs.

Tea, coffee and biscuits will be available before the meeting from 0930hrs.

The lunch menu is Meat charcuterie, Roast Lamb with Rosemary Potatoes and Seasonal Vegetables topped off with Fresh Kent Strawberries and Ice Cream. Cheese and Biscuits to follow.  All for the price of £27.00.

If you are interested in attending, please get in touch using the link below and you will be contacted with details as soon as possible.

District Meeting of Durham 2017

The Annual Meeting of the District Grand Council of Durham will be held at The Masonic Hall, Alexandra Road, GATESHEAD
NE8 1RE on Saturday 9th September 2017, starting at 1100hrs.

The DGM of Durham, R Ill Comp Prof Denovan Keith Wilson is retiring and will be succeeded by Ill Comp Michael Graham PAGDC, the current District Grand Recorder.

The lunch menu is Tomato and Basil Soup, Steak Chasseur, Roast and Creamed Potatoes with Seasonal Vegetables topped off with Apple Pie and Ice Cream. All for the price of £23.00.

Closing date for applications is Saturday 27th August 2017.  If you are interested in attending, please get in touch using the link below and you will be contacted with details as soon as possible.

Combined Meeting at Midlesburg 221

Monday 26th June 2017.
Following the proposal at the recent District meeting in Hull that our financial end of year becomes 31st March, Midlesburg 221 Council hosted a short District Grand Council meeting to give approval to the proposition.  Some Officers who, were missing from the meeting in Hull, were also invested by R Ill Comp Neil Woodward DGM.

Continuing with its normal business, the council Received and Acknowledged three members as Super Excellent Masters – Comps Barry Gregson, Stan Grisedale and Alex Robinson.  Work was shared with members of other councils making it a truly combined meeting.

District Meeting of East Anglia 2017

The Annual Meeting of the District Grand Council of East Anglia will be held at The Masonic Hall, 101 The Avenue, LOWESTOFT NR33 7LJ on Saturday 9th September 2017, starting at 1100hrs.

Tea, coffee, biscuits and bacon rolls will be available from 0930hrs.

Lunch, which will commence at 1315hrs, will consist of Tomato and Basil Soup, Grilled Fillet of Plaice with Seasonal Vegetables. This will be followed with Fresh Fruit Salad and Cream of Cheese and Biscuits. All for the price of £22.00.  Closing date is 21st August 2017.

If you are interested in attending, please get in touch using the link below and you will be contacted with details as soon as possible.

Dist Meeting of Oxon, Berks & Bucks 2017

The Annual Meeting of the District Grand Council of Oxfordshire, Berkshire & Buckinghamshire will be held at Sindlesham Masonic Centre, Mole Road, SINDLESHAM RG41 5EA on Thursday 20th July 2017 at 1630hrs.

Dinner will be served at 1830hrs.  The lunch menu is Duck & Orange Pâté with Melba Toast & Red Onion Chutney, Chef’s Fish Pie topped with Coriander Mash served with Seasonal Vegetables topped off with Lemon Meringue Pie.  All for the price of £30.00.

Closing date is 3rd July 2017, so if you are interested in attending, please get in touch using the link below and you will be contacted with details as soon as possible.

District Meeting of Devon & Cornwall 2017

The Annual District Meeting of Devon and Cornwall will be held at the Mount Edgcumbe Masonic Hall, Citadel Road, Plymouth PL1 2NG on Saturday 15th July 2017 at 1115hrs.    The meeting is one week later than normal to avoid several clashes with other events.  Coffee will be available from 1000hrs and lunch will be at 1300hrs.

The menu has not been published but will be £18.00 per head.

The Derek Mortimore Council 301, the Installed Masters Council, will meet in conjunction with the Sir Francis Drake Council 48’s regular meeting.   All will commence at 1700hrs, and at the same venue, on the Friday evening prior to the District Meeting.  48 will conduct a RM and 301 will conduct the Silver Trowel Degree.

If you are interested in attending, please get in touch using the link below and you will be contacted with details as soon as possible.

Closing date is 30th June 2017.

District Meeting of Wyvern 2017

The Annual District Meeting of Wyvern will be held at the Masonic Hall, 221 Alchester Road South, Kings Heath, Birmingham B14 6DT on Saturday 1st March 2017 at 1100hrs.  Coffee will be available from 0930hrs and lunch will be at 1300hrs.

The menu is Melon Fantaise, Deep Fried Cod, Peaches & Ice Cream and Coffee.  The cost is £25.00 per head, inclusive of wine.

If you are interested in attending, please get in touch using the link below and you will be contacted with details as soon as possible.

Closing date is 17th June 2017.

William Wilberforce 334 – three new members

William Wilberforce Council 334 held it’s first meeting, following their recent Consecration, on Thursday 23rd March 2017.  By coincidence, it was also their Installation.

Had everything gone to plan, four would have been Chosen as Select Masters but only three could attend.  The new members are David Robert Clancey, Christopher Bond Lefevre and Kenneth Robert Eyre.  Andrew James Pittaway will be become a member at a later date.

Click here to see attendees of the Council plus our new members.