New straight talking guide to Freemasonry

United Grand Lodge of England has confronted one of the most frequently asked questions – what’s it all about? – with the launch of a straight talking guide to its unique organisation. The move comes on the back of the publication of the first ever independent study into Freemasonry which showed that nearly half (49%) of those questioned wanted to know  Continue reading “New straight talking guide to Freemasonry”

Ian Duxbury; well and truly initiated into Pendle Lodge

I was trying to explain to our new candidate Ian Duxbury, that the ritual he experienced on the night wasn’t just for him. I made the same assumption 20 years ago, but it was only after being a Freemason for several years and being involved in the ritual work on the floor that you begin to realise the Continue reading “Ian Duxbury; well and truly initiated into Pendle Lodge”

3 Generations at Borough & Ashlar Initiation

Just thought I would let you know that Borough & Ashlar Lodge have an extra meeting for 1st Wednesday in Sept which is the 5th. It is an initiation; the candidate is the son of the Secretary WBro Jeff Bradshaw and of course the Grandson of WBro Harold Bradshaw. Point of interest is Harold propsed 6 candidates all of whom went through the chair. His son Stephen is Steward at Ashday Lea and his Continue reading “3 Generations at Borough & Ashlar Initiation”