September 25, 2019
Benevolent Fund, Mark, PGM
On Wednesday afternoon, 25th September our Right Worshipful Provincial Grand Master, the Deputy Provincial Grand Master and the Provincial Secretary were accompanied by W. Bro. Darren Coleman-Heald to Hope House in the Conwy Valley.
The Mark Benevolent Fund had donated, through Lifelites, a sum of £12,274 for the purchase of a ‘TechnicTrunk’ for the use of the children at Hope House. The PGM was shown how the equipment worked and had the opportunity of a ‘virtual’ flight over Paris.
September 11, 2019
Benevolent Fund, PGM
On Wednesday the 11th of September, the V.W.Bro. Peter Talbot, Provincial Grand Master, accompanied by W.Bro. Mike Pugh, Provincial Charity Steward, V.W.Bro. Ian Smith, Dep. PGM for Staffs and Shrops and W. Bro. Kevin Spencer Assist PGM for Staffs and Shrops attended the Ethos Charity in Oswestry to present a cheque to the CEO of the Charity.
The St Eilian Annual Summer BBQ took place at W. Bro. Roger Littlewood’s home on 25th August and was enjoyed by all.
Around 100 were in attendance and the proceeds for the day raised the magnificent sum of £1000. This will be divided equally between the Lodge, which is seeking to make a charity donation, and the Provincial Mark Centenary and Special Fund.
The 2019 Grand Officers Luncheon was held at Elwy Hall in Rhyl on Tuesday the 13th of August.
August 4, 2019
A very successful Strawberry Fayre was held at the Bangor Masonic Hall on Saturday 3rd August.
Many thanks to Bro. Martin Wynne Jones and his wife Caroline for the catering. Thanks also to W. Bro. Brian Sion Jones for providing the background music.
The event raised £250 towards Charities.
There were over 70 in attendance including Brethren from Ruabon and Wrexham who made the long trip to Bangor, great support.
The St Eilian RAM Lodge No. 360 will be holding its annual Summer Buffet and Barbecue on Sunday 25th August 2019 at Cemaes Bay.
The 151st MBF Festival took place at the Hilton Metropole Hotel, Brighton on Saturday 6th July, 2019.
The Festival total amounted to £1,351,349, the highest total ever achieved.
The 2020 Festival will take place in Kent on 13th June, 2020.
On Saturday 29th of June, the Deputy Provincial Grand Master, W.Bro. John S. Evans, visited Carmarthen for the Dyfed Provincial Grand Lodge meeting. A dedication of a St John Ambulance vehicle donated by the Province took place.
A sumptuous Strawberry Fayre will take place at the Bangor Masonic Hall on Saturday the 3rd of August. Admission will be £10, with all proceeds going to the Mark Benevolent Fund.
>> Glass of Prosecco and Tea or Coffee
>> Cream Tea, Strawberries and cream
>> Live singer to entertain
>> Bring your friends and family
Click here to download a PDF with further information and contact details.
On Saturday 20th October, our Provincial Grand Master and his wife Susan were the guests of the Priory of Wales at the Installation of the Chancellor and Bailiff of St. David’s and the Priory of Wales Visitation to North Wales. The event was held at St. Asaph Cathedral.