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Oct 22
2017

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
2017

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
2017

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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Oct 18
2017

Guidance on filling in your Charity Envelopes – IMPORTANT!

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under 2027 Festival, Mark & RAM Events, News
Our Provincial Grand Charity Steward, W.Bro. Nigel Clemson has sent in a few helpful notes to explain how we should fill in the relief chest envelopes. He asks me to remind everyone of the importance of the 25% top up as a result of ticking the gift aid section. Every
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Oct 18
2017

£1,000 Donated from Warwickshire – MBF Shelter Box Appeal

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
Our RW.Provincial Grand Master has today received a letter of thanks from the MBF for the donation of £1,000 to assist in the purchase of shelter boxes following the devastating hurricanes in the Caribbean. The contribution has assisted in the acquisition of some 938 kits to send to the areas
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Oct 15
2017

Rehearsals for In and Out Provincial Officers

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
W.Bro. Andrew Armbrister, our Provincial Grand D.C., is keen that everyone is comfortable with all the ceremonial they are due to take part in at the forthcoming Installation and Annual Meeting of Provincial Grand Lodge, as well as the procedures to be followed when visiting Lodges. To that end, he
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Oct 11
2017

Bonfire Night & Firework Extravaganza – 5th November 2017

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
CLICK HERE to download the flyer for the amazing Mark Bonfire and Firework extravaganza, this year on Sunday, 5th November. Now… please, please book in quickly so Cedric and Beneesha have a good idea of numbers for catering purposes. W.Bro.Martin Grahame-Dunn – Webmaster
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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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