The regular Cabaret evening held at the Cloisters Suite Holiday Inn Bolton is back on the Calendar for Saturday 27th November 2021. It’s a great evening as those who attend regularly will confirm. A good value hotel rate extends the event over the weekend. Its not to be missed. All proceeds to the ELMBF.
Tickets from John Rimmer or Stewart Mills
See the flyer for full details more “Mark Master Masons Cabaret Evening”
As we know, over the last few years WBro Garry Errock PGStB has been raising money for the East Lancashire Mark 2021 MBF Festival by selling regalia etc., donated by East Lancs Mark Brethren and Lodges, mainly via eBay. The current total raised now stands at just over £42,000!
Over the last 12 months, mainly due to more “Sale- Can you help me?”
William Romaine Callender would like to invite you to our Xmas event at Bury Masonic Hall on Friday 10 December. 7:30 pm. for a 4-course meal. Raffle. Brass band. £25 per ticket. Contact W.Bro T Stewart Mills for booking details. All proceeds to the MBF.
This booklet details how on 15th June 1870 the Mark Province of Lancashire was created, but under the Scottish Constitution, not the English Constitution. It was only later due to the efforts of MWBro Rev Portal, the Grand Master, who recognised that verbal threats would not be enough to counter the threat, responded by constituting its ninth English Constitution Mark Province on the 18th October 1870 being that of more “15th June 1870 the Mark Province of Lancashire was created”
The first of a series of six Virtual Open Meetings was opened by RWBro Alex McLaren, Provincial Grand Master, at 6:30 p.m. on Monday 1st February 2021 for Mark and RAM Lodges in the North East area of the Province. Attending by Zoom Video Link were brethren from more “1st East Lancashire Mark Zoom Open Meeting”
This website is aimed at those who have an interest in Freemasonry and would like to discover more about Mark Master Masonry. There are pages that explain the history of the degree and the Province of East Lancashire in particular, if you’re interested in joining the Mark Degree there is information on how and where to apply.
If you’re already a member of a Mark Master Masons Lodge or even a Lodge Secretary you will find pages covering Secretariat services, various forms to download and communications from the Province.
The Royal Ark Mariner Degree is covered with an introduction to the order, its history, how to become involved along with various pages of relevant information.
I recommend you take a tour and discover Mark Master Masonry in the Province of East Lancashire.
Brethren, It is easy to donate to the 2021 Festival, by Credit Card, by individual personal cheque, by standing order and by your own lodges making donations.
By Credit Card
You can make a personal donation to the 2021 Mark festival and pay by credit card by clicking the button below and completing the included form Donate by Credit Card
By Personal Cheque
You can make a personal donation to the 2021 Mark festival and pay by cheque by clicking the button below and completing the included form Donate by Cheque
As a Lodge, we have one form which enables a quick and smooth donation process Make Lodge Donation
Completed ‘Individual ONE-OFF’ and ‘Lodge Giving’ donation forms and cheques (made payable to East Lancs Mark 2021 Festival‘) should be returned to D.J.Rainsbury, 2 Kings Drive, Marple, Stockport, Cheshire, SK6 6NQ
All other forms are to be sent to: Mark Masons’ Hall, 86, St. James’s Street, London SW1 1PL
The income to the MBF is principally from Individual and Lodge contributions towards Life Subscriber, Life Governor, Vice Patron, Patron, Grand Patron and Grand Patron Gold Award of the Fund. The qualifications are as follows:
|Vice Patron||£250.00||£125.00||£25.00 per subscribing member||£50.00 per subscribing member
|Patron||£500.00||£250.00||£50.00 per subscribing member||£100.00 per subscribing member
|Grand Patron||£1000.00||£500.00||Patron Status plus £1000.00|
|Grand Patron Gold||£2500.00||£1250.00||Grand Patron Status plus £2500.00||
|Grand Patron Diamond||£5000.00||£2500.00||Grand Patron Gold plus £5000.00||