George Farnworth Nuttall Mark Lodge of Mark Master Masons No 1405 were very pleased to hear they had almost achieved Patron Status in their 2021 Festival efforts.
The latest meeting of GF Nuttall on the more “GF Nuttal 1405 – Patron Honorific not far away.”
The Provincial Grand Master did say he would keep the toast list short and his speech to a very minimum, and true to his word he did. The toast to the Queen took place and he was on his feet for less than 5 mins, promoting the main theme of the evening, to enjoy ourselves and the more “17th Assembly of Mark Lodge Masters and Royal Ark Mariner Commanders Dinner”
Early last Tuesday morning, a contingent of East Lancs Mark Masons set off on the annual trip to Grand Mark Lodge in support of the Brethren receiving promotions – WBro Barry Heal to Deputy Grand Swordbearer, WBro David Rainsbury to Grand Steward, WBro Duncan Ferguson to more “Grand Mark Lodge”
Back in 1967 when the Earth was still deemed to be flat, and Ken Lord had been a Craft Mason for several years already, the spark of an idea to join The Mark degree was muted. Racing driver and motorboat racer Donald Campbell was killed in a crash on more “Amazing 50th Celebration for W.Bro Ken Lord – Keep 911”
Probably the final Provincial Deputation visit of 2017 took place at Fabric Mark Lodge on Tuesday 19th December. The Deputy Provincial Grand Master John Smith along with 8 provincial officers of the year enjoyed the friendly meeting at Rochdale Masonic Hall. The weather was a bit poor and more “Bro. Galvin educates at Fabric 939”
A heartfelt THANK YOU to all my Brother Mark Brethren and Lodges who have sponsored me on my Lodge visits. Because of your generosity and friendship, the total money raised for the 2021 Festival after visiting 31 Lodges stands at £2770, for which I’m most grateful.Yours sincerely and fraternally.
WBro Ron Coucill PProvGJW
The idea for the Mark Internet Lodge came from several Welsh members of the Craft Internet Lodge 9659, who got great support from their PGM in Monmouthshire. This led to the Consecration of the Lodge in Mark Masons Hall in more “The Mark Internet Lodge No.1975”