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Oct 10
2017

Devonshire Mark AGM – PGM ticks another box!

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
On the 7th October, VW Bro.Gareth Hughes and I attended the Devonshire Mark AGM, at which our Provincial Grand Master, Roger Mac, was the senior visiting PGM present. It was the first time during his five years as our PGM that he had had the privilege of being the senior
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Oct 4
2017

Fun pics from the Provincial Grand Joker!

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News, Pic of the Day
Well, here we are! A couple of images more as a farewell to the role of Provincial Grand Joker before he takes on the heavy mantle as our Assistant Provincial Grand Master on November 18th. Perhaps after these two the decision may not be cast in stone! Hehehehehe.  The PGM
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Oct 3
2017

The Warwickshire Mark Lodge of Instruction 2017-18

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
Brethren all, the Lodge of Instruction met on Friday 29th September and the Brethren who attended were able at their request to practice and discuss the opening and closing in the Mark Degree, the all important method of presentation of the materials to the Overseers and the Deacons perambulations in
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Sep 25
2017

Let’s help Steve Mingo get on his bike! Cycle Ride in aid of Stand Up for Cancer

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
W.Bro. Steve Mingo will be part of  a team raising money for Stand Up for Cancer by attempting to Cycle 175 miles (albeit over 3 days). The route takes them from Birmingham to Cheltenham, Cheltenham to Oxford, Oxford to Birmingham.Unlike many charitable efforts, 100% of the money that is raised
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Sep 22
2017

St.Martin’s Mark No.959 – What a happy meeting!

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
Last night (Thursday 21st September) the members of St.Martin’s Lodge of Mark Master Masons installed RW Bro. Andrew Sweeney PGJW, GMRAC Hon.Causa as its Master. The ceremony was performed wonderfully by outgoing Master W.Bro.Chris Boston who asked his brother, VW Bro.David Boston to act as IPM and Chaplain. The evening
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Sep 19
2017

Rugby RAM Installation 15/9/17

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
The Rugby Lodge of Royal Ark Mariners met last Friday evening to witness an excellent Installation of their new Commander, W.Bro.Nick Wright by the Installing Commander W.Bro.Brian Foster, in the presence of our RW.Provincial Grand Master Roger who was indeed Elevated himself into that Lodge many years ago. The ceremony
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Aug 4
2017

Warwickshire Mark Benevolent Fund – Update

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
Whilst our main efforts to raise money for charity at present are focussed on our 2027 Festival both our Lodges and our own Provincial Benevolent Fund continue to support many other good causes. One such piece of support was given to the wonderful Reynalds Cross School in Solihull; a school for children and
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Jul 18
2017

Thomas Arthur Wood – Mark & RAM 17th July 2017

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
Last night, our PGM, RW Bro.Roger, made a visit to the Thomas Arthur Wood Lodge of MMM No.1737 together with his Deputy and soon to be successor, W.Bro.Phil Wills. The assembled throng were delighted to see our PGM recovering and supported by W.Bro.Phil as a show of strength and continuity
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Jul 18
2017

Our retiring PGM – RW Bro.Roger Stuart Mac

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Poetry
An Ode to RW Bro. ROGER STUART MAC – OUR PROVINCIAL GRAND MASTER BRETHREN, WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED BY BROTHER GARETH TO-DAY, THAT BROTHER “ROGER” HAS WRITTEN TO HIM, OUR SECRETARY TO SAY, AS PROVINCIAL GRAND MASTER, HE WILL BE STEPPING ASIDE, IN NOVEMBER,  AFTER FIVE YEARS OF “SERVICE WITH PRIDE”   WE
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Jun 20
2017

Ladies Night benefits Stratford Cancer & Eye Hospital appeal

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
Just to show how well many of the Masonic Orders work together, myself and Brother Damien Isaak of 40TI, together with Miss Kate Hughes made a presentation of two cheques amounting to £950 for the Stratford Cancer and Eye Hospital appeal raised at my Ladies night back in February this
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