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Mar 27
2017

Well known Mark Brother finally takes the plunge!

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
It was great to see Bro John Maiden elevated by W.Bro Steve Mingo into the Bedford-Charity Lodge of Royal Ark Mariners No 115.  Bro John is well known as having been an active Prov Grand Junior Deacon; it shows that any time is the right time to join this fabulous
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Mar 8
2017

Such a Perfect Day!

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
“Such a Perfect Day” ringing in my ears….The words of Lou Reed’s iconic song were ‘spot on’ for this year’s Mark Lodge of Instruction, the 110th, being held at Alderson House in Warwick. This year’s Committee took the innovative step of holding the meeting on a Saturday morning, with a hearty
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Mar 7
2017

Mark Benevolent Fund – Harry Wilson Lodge of Mark Master Masons

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
Our Provincial Grand Master, RW.Bro Roger Mac had the very real pleasure of presenting two of the members of his own Mark Lodge with Mark Benevolent Fund collarettes at the Lodge’s March meeting.  Thanks to their generosity W Bro Jack Chetwynd and Bro Paul Moynihan Rees both received Patron collarettes
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Feb 16
2017

The Harry Wilson Lodge of Royal Ark Mariners – 15 February 2017

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
The installation Meeting of our Provincial Grand Master’s own Royal Ark Mariner Lodge is generally one he is unable to attend as he usually takes a regular break with Freda in South Africa.  But this year he has delayed that break until the end of March so was able to
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Feb 15
2017

A Happy Lodge in the Happy Degree – Athol Mark Installation 8th February 2017

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
The installation of the final Master for a Lodge with a history of almost 150 years might be cause for sadness – but not at the recent Installation Meeting of Athol Mark Masters Lodge on Wednesday 8th February, as part of which a proposition to amalgamate with Howe Mark Masters
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Feb 1
2017

Warwickshire Installed Mark Masters 1400 – 31st January Meeting

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News, Poetry
On Tuesday 31st January 2017, the Warwickshire Installed Mark Masters Lodge No.1400 was treated to an exceptionally entertaining evening. The Worshipful Master, W.Bro.Phil Wills DPGM welcomed a host of Warwickshire Brethren including our own PGM Roger Mac, RW.Bro.Eric Rymer the PGM from Worcestershire, a number of rulers in our Craft
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Jan 27
2017

The Lodge of Peace & Unity of MMM No.1066 – Penultimate meeting

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
Last night some 14 Brethren enjoyed wonderful fellowship at what may be the penultimate meeting of the Lodge of Peace & Unity as due to their low numbers they have decided to request that their Warrant is returned to Grand Lodge and this grand old lady, closed. The great news
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Jan 27
2017

The Silhill Lodge of Royal Ark Mariners – Elevation of Bro.John Durling

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under News
With W Cdr Nigel Clemson in the chair steering and under the watchful eye of RWBro Roger Mac, our Provincial Grand Master, Silhill RAM recently held a super elevation meeting in which well known and much liked Bro John Durling was welcomed into the order. Silhill has elevated three candidates of
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Jan 23
2017

‘El Classico’ skittles match against the Craft – The inside story!

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
With the Mark Ancient Team preparing for their first venture into Europe for their demonstration at the District Grand Lodge of Mark Masons of Spain it was fitting that their final home engagement was the ‘El Classico’ skittles match against the Craft.  As ever the game was tight but after
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Jan 23
2017

Mark Charity Walk – 6th May 2017 – The WARWICKSHIRE Team

Posted by Martin Grahame-Dunn under Mark & RAM Events, News
As Mark Masons we all know of the fantastic work done by the Mark Benevolent Fund. As Warwickshire Mark Masons we know that we are also looking forward to our own Mark Benevolent Fund Festival in 2027. A fantastic new initiative for fund raising this year is that there is
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