Paletine Lodge 2447 celebrate 130 years

Paletine Lodge 2447 celebrate 130 years

Earlier this week, the Eastern Area Team was honoured to visit Paletine Lodge 2447 for their celebration of 130 years. The meeting was called off for a short time so the brethren could join their wives and families for refreshments, before returning to the lodge room...

Volunteering at Springhill Hospice, Rochdale.

Volunteering at Springhill Hospice, Rochdale.

A massive thank you to freemasons from the Eastern Area for supporting Springhill Hospice with their Summer Garden Celebration. Volunteering is an excellent way to help support our charities and helps raise vital funds to keep these services running on a day to day...

Do you want to know a secret?

Do you want to know a secret?

On Thursday, 6th July, WBro Doug Smith & WBro Russell Perks attended St Paul`s Church Hall in Norden, Rochdale, to present a presentation about Freemasonry (Do you want to know a secret) to Norden`s Women Institute. Chris Wolstenholme, President of the Norden...

Inter-Halls Bowls Competition

Inter-Halls Bowls Competition

Today at Coalshaw Green Park the annual Oldham District Inter-Hall Bowls Competition was held. Given the recent weather we was blessed with dry and warm conditions for the majority of the event. A big thank you goes to WBro Eddie Baines for organising the day, which...

A Very Special Initiation

A Very Special Initiation

On Friday the 26th of May 2023 a special, perhaps even unique, Initiation took place at Denton Lodge No 5234 in the Southern Area of the Province. It was special because the 19-year-old candidate (Mr. Brandon Robert Gee) is not only a Lewis but the son of a Lewis (Bro...