Installations are always the time for big changes within a lodge, and Pendle Lodges Installation was no different. There was one change though that was not expected. W.Bro Ken Smith, who for many years has been Installing Junior Warden and also sang the Masters song was not present. He unfortunately was Continue reading “Great night at Installation”
When Bro Graham Thornton was installed as Worshipful Master of Ormerod Lodge, No. 5713, he followed in the footsteps of both his father and his grand-father, and if his surname seems familiar, it is because Bro Thornton is the son of WBro Paul Thornton, District Chairman for Burnley and Pendle.His maternal grand-father was WBro Haworth, PPDepGSwdBr, who, like his Continue reading “Pendle members enjoy unique Installation”
What an emotionally charged Installation that turned out to be. For those who have been in the chair of King Solomon and worked hard delivering ceremonies to a high standard, the moment of relinquishing the post to another brother is probably the hardest thing you will do throughout your year of Continue reading “Chair welcomes Roy for third term”
If you missed the recent Provincial Grand Lodge meeting at Blackburn’s King George’s Hall, or would like to review the address given by our newly Installed Provincial Grand Master you can find it on the PGLEL website or by clicking here.
Pendleside Lodge of Installed Masters 9111 invite you to witness a demonstration of an authentic 1759 Initiation ceremony at Burnley Masonic Hall on 19th January 2012 tyling at 7:00pm. The display will be delivered by the newly reformed 1759 Continue reading “Authentic 1759 Initiation Ceremony”
WBro Sir David Austin Trippier, RD, JP, DL, PAGSwdB recently announced as the new Provincial Grand Master for East Lancashire. Born in May 1945, Bury Grammer School Old Boy David Trippier became a Conservative MP and Member of Parliament for Rossendale from 1979 -83. He was knighted after he lost his House of Commons seat and appointed High Sheriff of Lancashire for 1997. He subsequently became the Deputy Chairman of the Conservative Party’s Northern Board.
Sir David Trippier joined Freemasonry in 1968 and was initiated in to Continue reading “New Provincial Grand Master Announced”
Actually it was a good idea of Steve Jansen to take an official lodge photograph of the all the officers at the Installation and not just the WM at the end of his year. The day worked out very well and it was a pleasure to welcome W.Bro Paul Aspinall as the representative. I know Continue reading “Officers of the Lodge 2011-12 Photo”
“Amazing”, “Incredible Performance”, “Feast of Masonic Ritual” Just a few of the statements made by the visitors and members of the Pendleside Lodge of Installed Masters at their August meeting. Continue reading “Demonstration team set the bar”
The Pendle Lodge junior brethren demonstration team is back in action, this time demonstrating Continue reading “Demonstration team back in action”