Afternoon Tea Sold Out

The Social event of the Month, Afternoon Tea at Manchester Golf Club with Carol and Howard is sold out, you may be able to get into one at Buckingham Palace but Sunday 3rd June 2018 is full.






St John Ambulance Handover

The Mark Benevolent Fund are Supporting ST Johns Ambulance and in partnership with the charity have pledged £3,023,700 for a two year programme to provide up to 52 replacement state of the art ambulances and support vehicles. The first of these Ambulances was to be donated to East Lancashire, and on the 17th July, the PGM, RW Bro Alex Mclaren and his wife, Leslie, attended the Presentation and Dedication of the vehicle in London.

The vehicle had to be fitted out with all the lockers and equipment before it could be used and on the 4th April the PGM formally handed the keys to David Styles of the St John Ambulance.

The Provincial Grand Master hands over the keys to David Styles

The Ceremony took place at the Northern Headquarters, St John House, Stockport, more “St John Ambulance Handover”

More Visits to London for the Provincial Grand Master

Following his appointment as a Trustee of the Mark Benevolent Fund last month the Provincial Grand Master received an Invitation to join the Worthy Causes Committee, that is the one that deals with the Applications from External Charities.
He has accepted the Invitation and will be hard at work on our behalf travelling down to London at future Meetings of the MBF and the Worthy Causes Committee.

Robert Rowden 50 Years a Member

The Provincial Grand Master was at Middleton Mark Lodge on the 31st January to join in the celebration of WBro Robert Rowden achieving  50 years as a Mark Mason, all of it as a member of Middleton Mark Lodge,

The Provincial Grand Master presents WBro Rowden with the Grand Lodge 50th Certificate

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