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Nov
18

Provincial Grand Lodge – Our new PGM

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
Well Brethren, what a fantastic day! Over 250 Mark Master Masons gathered today at the Heart of England Conference Centre to celebrate the Annual Meeting of Provincial Grand Lodge and to Install our three distinguished rulers. The day started with sterling rehearsals, first under the guidance of our own Provincial
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Nov
11

Warwickshire Mark Lodge of Instruction

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
The Warwickshire Mark LOI continues to go from strength to strength under the dedicated stewardship of its Preceptors but more support is always needed. This is not just about our Annual Festival (one of the last in the Constitution left!) but rather an opportunity for all Brethren to polish their
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Nov
8

Yenton & Central Keystone Lodge amalgamation meeting – 6th November

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
Our Deputy Provincial Grand Master in Charge, W.Bro.Phil Wills has made his first visit since taking over the reins to the amalgamation meeting of the Yenton & Central Keystone Lodges of Mark Master Masons which also ‘Marks’ 50 years in the Degree for W.Bro.Robert Newton. W.Bro,Robert was Initiated in Scotland
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Oct
31

Shelterbox Caribbean – Mark Master Masons Provincial Donations increased

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under 2027 Festival, News
Brethren all, get news on the Shelterbox Caribbean appeal. A final flurry of donations earlier last week from the Mark Provinces of Cornwall, Essex and Kent, has brought the final figure to £40,850.00. “Thanks go to the Brethren and Provinces for their continued generosity in helping those in the Caribbean
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Oct
30

FREDA and ROGER “THANK YOU” – A Poem by our ‘Provincial Poet’

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News, Poetry
“THANK YOU”   FREDA AND ROGER WE MEET WITH YOU HERE TODAY TO SAY A BIG THANK YOU TO YOU BOTH AS WE NOW SAY HOW MUCH YOUR ENDEAVOURS HAVE BEEN APPRECIATED YOUR COMMITMENT SURELY DEFINED AS FIVE STAR RATED   AS LEADERS OF THE WARWICKSHIRE PROVINCE MARK DEGREE LOVED AND ADMIRED
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Oct
27

Support needed – Shakespeare Lodge of MMM 40TI – 14th November 2017

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
The Shakespeare Lodge of MMM No.40TI and the moored RAM Lodge are meeting on Tuesday November 14th at which they will be Advancing Brother Chris Walton, a newly raised Master Mason of the Monolithos Lodge No.8475. Bro. Chris is a very enthusiastic Mason and as we all know is taking
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Oct
27

Ancients on the road again!

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
The Ancient Ritual Demonstration Team have been out and about again, this time visiting the Quill & Key Lodge of Mark Master Masons No 1901, the Lodge for Secretaries and Treasurers and performing their now legendary demonstration. The Warwickshire Ancient Ritual Demonstration Team with W.Bro.David Carey W.Bro.Peter Wellings captures the Team
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Oct
22

Yenton and Central Keystone Lodge of MMM No 719 merger – 6th November 2017

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
Brethren, some of you may know that Yenton Lodge of MMMs No 719 and Central Keystone Lodge of MMMs No 744 have been seeking approval from Grand Lodge to amalgamate. That approval has come very suddenly and their first amalgamated meeting is on Monday 6th November. As usual for these meetings,
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Oct
22

GLMMM & the MBF pledges £3,023,700 to The St.John Ambulance

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under 2027 Festival, News
 The Grand Lodge of Mark Master Masons and the Mark Benevolent Fund are proud to have a longstanding relationship with the Order of St John and St John Ambulance. At the turn of the Millennium, the fund provided a significant contribution to help replace the organisation’s fleet of ambulance vehicles. 
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Oct
19

Practice makes Perfect – The importance of rehearsals

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
Last night, Wednesday 18th October, many of the incoming Provincial Officers and a number of the outgoings, got together at Cedric’s Ivy Leaf Club to go through the columns, placement of officers, Stewards roles and lots of other things in preparation for our upcoming monumental Provincial meeting on the 18th
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