2nd Degree – John Bardwell

We had a very good ceremony, despite a few getting ill at last minute.
John Bardwell was passed to his 2nd Degree with 9 visitors from 6 lodges in attendance.

Festive board was prawn cocktail, white fish with veg followed by home made cookies with cream and fruit.

The lodge was very hot, as UK is in a heatwave, but we managed to have a great night.

2nd Degree – Lee Dodds

A good turnout of members and 6 visitors for Lee’s passing

Visitors from
Concord 172
Eboracum 1611
Mitre 7321
Cockburn 5362

Festive board was prawn cocktail, quiche with roast veg and one of the best deserts Ive had (but no idea what it was) 😀

2nd Degree – Neil Blake

A good turnout of Brethren for Neil’s passing, with 1 visitor to the lodge.
The officers did a fine job of the ceremony.

Festive board was leak & bean soup, chicken/veg pie and a raspberry frangipane tart

2nd Degree

Last night saw the passing of Giles Russell to his 2nd degree.

The lodge hasn’t done a second in a few years and we have many more to do..

The officers were well rehearsed and the night was very enjoyable and friendly.

3 visitors were in attendance.

Festive board was tomato soup, fish pie with veg and carrot and walnut cake.

 

LOI Dinner

It was a lovely warm evening for the Lodge of Instruction dinner.
47 members, friends and family were in attendance.
Drinks flowed along with laughter and mirth.
Dinner was melon with prosciutto, herb rubbed beef with dauphinois, followed by chocolate and cointreau cheese cake.

Initiation Travis von der Burg

Tonight saw the initiation of Travis

It was a good turn out with many lodge members and 6 guests.
Initiation went pretty much to plan, and the officers and members all enjoyed the night.

Festive board was pea soup, beef and ale pie and chocolate pana cota….a fine diner provided by our wonderful catering staff.

Initiation Rohan Lewis

21 Jan 2022
Initiation of Bro Rohan Lewis
No visitors this month, but a fine turn out of Brethren.
First initiation since installation and all officers did their part admirably..

Festive board was Mushroom Soup, Chicken Pie and Sticky toffee pudding…and a fine job as always by the catering staff

Installation

Jan 17 2022

We met early at the lodge, its a big event in the Masonic calender……

Installing a new Worshipfull Master, and all the officers.
Phil Cambridge has been WM for the last 2 years, due to Covid and steps aside for Michael Wallace.

Phil has done a wonderfull job, despite Covid, bringing 8 new members into the lodge and driving it forward for the next stage…
Michael will continue the process and drive the lodge to a better position next year