Author: Bob

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text] Members of Lennox Lodge No123 and their families spentSaturday the 31st August in their canoes litter picking plastic out of a 14Km stretch of the river Ure from Ripon to Boroughbridge. Despite the occasional shower (and one capsizing)...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text]Victims of the recent flash flooding that has hit hundreds of homes across the dales, including Arkengarthdale, Reeth, Leyburn and Bellerby, are being helped by a grant of £25,000 from Yorkshire freemasons. The grant includes £5,000 each from...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text]The 7 Scarborough Scouts who were supported by Provincial Grand Lodge of Yorkshire N&E Ridings, Leopold Lodge, Dennison Lodge, Kirkleatham Lodge and Marwood Lodge returned from their 3 week journey of self discovery on Friday 9th August. As...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text]The Deputy Grand Superintendent, Jonathan Smith accompanied by the 3rd Provincial Grand Principal, Chris Thomas and 17 active officers of the year attended and excellent Proclamation meeting of the Provincial Grand Stewards Chapter 9611 at Malton on...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text] In June 2017, cyclists from the Province of Durham completed the Coast to Coast cycle event, from Whitehaven to Sunderland, raising some £25,000 for the Durham 2021 Festival   This was followed in 2018 by Coast and Castles Cycle Event...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text]Mitre Chapter of York were pleased (shocked) to receive a surprise visit of the Deputy Grand Superintendent, the 3rd Privincial Grand Principal and a small team of Active officers. The Chapter was chosen for the surprise visit...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text] In honour of all English Freemasons awarded the prestigious Victoria Cross (VC), the United Grand Lodge of England’s (UGLE) Grand Master, HRH The Duke of Kent, unveiled a unique Victoria Cross Remembrance Stone at Freemasons’ Hall on...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text] With a donation made earlier in the year of £1,200 to Humber Rescue from De La Pole Lodge No. 1605, Russ Garbutt, Lodge Charity Steward, presented a further cheque for £500 from the Freemasons Charity of Yorkshire...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text] [caption id="attachment_19201" align="alignleft" width="380"] Professor Norman J Maitland PhD.Director of The Cancer Research UnitProfessor of Molecular Biology at York University.[/caption] Distinguishing fatal prostate cancer from ‘manageable’ cancer is now possible Medical research scientists at the University of York have...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_column_text]The April meeting of Denison Chapter No. 1248 was honoured by the presence of Peter Mawer, Deputy Grand Superintendent accompanied by a team of Provincial Grand Chapter Officers. A particularly special occasion as it was Peters last official visit...