Provincial Grand Lodge Yorkshire North & East Ridings Provincial Grand Chapter Flying high for charity

Welcome to the Provincial Grand Lodge and Chapter
of Yorkshire North & East Ridings


An official communication from the United Grand Lodge of England

Tuesday 17 March 2020


In view of the latest Government advice on the coronavirus pandemic,
all Lodge and Chapter meetings within England and Wales are suspended for a period of four months with immediate effect.

Freemasonry is intended to offer those who are members the opportunity to make themselves better individuals and to demonstrate to others that they are kind, caring and considerate to their families, those in their workplace and all those less fortunate than themselves. This is in a world where often, such laudable qualities are sadly missing. It is hoped that this site will dispel the myth that we only look after ourselves as you will see that we play an active part in supporting many local and national charities.


A quick visit to the Meeting Places page will show that there is a Lodge holding its meetings near to you – as you would expect of an organisation that is very much a part of the community. If you want to look inside the building – just ask. To those who are members, the Province hopes to provide further information and guidance; to those of you who are not Freemasons, then we hope that it may give you some insight into our organisation and prove to be of interest.

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