Local news archive

  • Bob McMillan and the ‘Sponsored Slim’

                  Worshipful Brother Bob McMillan, or ‘Big Bob’ as he is affectionately known, from the Grange Chapter has taken the decision that it’s time to take action against his expanding waistline (or shrinking tape measure?) and loose some lbs. To spur him along he’s decided to do a ‘Sponsered Slim’ […]

  • Group Trip to Derby

    This year the annual trip organised by the group fellowship saw 50 people enjoy a visit to the Mickleover Court Hotel in Derby. Departing on the Friday morning there was a leisurely journey to the hotel which included stopping for morning coffee at the High Legh Garden Centre in Knutsford followed by lunch at Trentham […]

  • Kings Road Christmas Lunch

    The Christmas lunch arranged by the hall committee of Ulverston Masonic Hall was enjoyed by all who attended. They were able to savour a good quality three course meal, with the catering by Lorna. Hall chairman and event organiser  Russ Greenhow, who was very  ably assisted by Ronnie Angell and Tony Nevinson , can reflect on a job […]

  • Paul at Thurston

    Thurston Chapter No 2525 were delighted to welcome Paul Shepherd an Assistant to the Provincial Grand Principals to their installation meeting at Ulverston Masonic Hall as the principal guest. Paul was able to observe Graham Lloyd install Dave Smith as his successor as first principal in fine style. Jim Richards was installed as second principal […]

  • Group Charity Dinner Dance

    On Saturday 23th July 2016 the annual Group Charity Dinner Dance was held at the Fairfield, the event was attended by One Hundred & Nine guests supported the Provincial Grand Master Tony Harrison and his wife Maureen accompanied by the Group Chairman of the Lancaster and District Group Jim Wilson and his partner Pat.   […]

  • Visit to Provincial Grand Lodge

    There was a good representation from the Furness and South Lakeland group at the meeting of Provincial Grand Lodge at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool. Alan Tomlinson WM of Semper Sursum Lodge No 5622 and Steve McKellar WM of Baldwin Lodge No 1398 were amongst those who had made the journey. David Cole and Terry […]

  • Superb Soul Night

    A Charity Soul Night was held at the Fairfield on Saturday 16th April 2016 in aid of the Furness & South Lakeland Group charity Fund. The event was organised by W Bro Brian George the outgoing Charity Steward of the Semper Sursum Lodge & his wife Sue & assisted by W Bro Richard Wilcock the […]

  • Barrow at Bryn

    A number of brethren from the Furness and South Lakeland group comprising principally of members of Barrow Lodge No 3928 visited Bryn Masonic Hall for the installation meeting of Wigan Lodge No 2326. Barrow Lodge had welcomed a number of Wigan masons to their installation meeting and were making a return visit. They, along with […]