Provincial Quiz Final 2024

Provincial Quiz Final 2024

On 22 May 2024 the very best minds in East Lancashire met at Audenshaw Masonic Hall for a battle of the brains in the East Lancashire Provincial Quiz Final. Expertly hosted by WBro Stephen Thomson (aka 'Tomo') and assisted by WBro Tony Stephenson. 12 teams took to the...

Imperial George Chapter

Imperial George Chapter

On Tuesday 30th April EComp Steven Boyle PGStB APGP for Eastern Area visited Imperial George Chapter No 78. One of the reasons that EComp Boyle attended was to present the Chapter with an award for achieving Grand Patron status after donating to the PGLEL 2026...

Archway Presentation

Archway Presentation

On 29 April 2024 at Rochdale Masonic Hall, a meeting expanding on Archway was held. A Provincial team came to Rochdale to present to our Lodge Royal Arch Representatives (LRARs), Royal Arch Area Officers (RAAO’s), Chapter Mentors and Scribe E’s. This was a very...

Freemasonry Open Evening at Rochdale Masonic Hall

Freemasonry Open Evening at Rochdale Masonic Hall

On 23 March 2024, the Eastern Area Team held an open evening at Rochdale Masonic Hall for invited guests to join us for a presentation, tour of the building and a Q&A session to learn more about Freemasons, who we are and what we do. We were also joined by a...

Rochdale Moorland Children`s Home

Rochdale Moorland Children`s Home

In March, Rochdale Moorland Children`s Home received a grant from the ELMC Grant making committee, for the sum of £200 to purchase an Air Fryer for the home. The grant was applied for by the members of Langley Lodge No3989, with the help of the Eastern Area Assistant...

Closure of Oldham Mitre 5633

Closure of Oldham Mitre 5633

On 18 April 2024 the brethren of Oldham Mitre Lodge 5622 met for the final time at Shaw Masonic Hall, The closure of a lodge is always a sad and solemn occasion but it was good to see many brethren from the Eastern Area and beyond join forces and to show their...

David Whittaker – Personal 50th Celebration

On 22 April 2024 at Rochdale Masonic Hall a very special meeting was being held by Rochdale Lodge 6721, It was 50 to the day from when WBro David Whittaker PProvGSwdB was initiated into the lodge. The lodge was opened in due form, minutes confirmed and WBro John Lees...