Loyal Service Newsletter
The Lodge of Loyal Service 5890 has published its October 2013 Newsletter, which includes an interesting photograph of Master elect Jim LeMaitre.
A copy can be seen here
Murdoch Valentine Newsflash
The Master of Murdoch Lodge 3480, W Bro Stephen Rowe, extends a hearty and fraternal invitation to all masons and their guests to his Lodge's special Valentines Ladies' Evening on Saturday 16th February 2013 at the Clarendon Suites, Edgbaston B16 9SB.
Music for Masonic Purposes
A talk on music suitable for Masonic ceremonies in all degrees and orders, with advice on the use and organisation of recorded music, will be given by W Bro Jean Claude Bodart, Grand Organist of the Grand Priory of Belgium, at Old Veseyan Lodge 7924, on Friday 26th April 2013 at the Masonic Hall, Sutton Coldfield.
All interested brethren are invited, please contact the Secretary Bro Nigel Wallace tel: 0121 308 3693. A poster with details of the talk can be seen here
New Orleans Mardi-Gras Masquerade Festival
There are still tickets available for the Warwickshire Installed Masters' Lodge 4538 New Orleans Mardi Gras Ladies Masquerade Festival being held on Saturday 22nd June 2013, a little closer to home at the Clarendon Suites, Edgbaston B16 9SB.
Old Gold for Old Veseyans
Members of the Old Veseyan Lodge 7924 together with their guests and visitors celebrated the lodge’s Golden Anniversary at its Installation meeting, which was presided over by the Deputy Provincial Grand Master W Bro Michael Morris.
The celebration was held at Bishop Vesey’s School, with the ceremony being performed in the Old Big School, which dates from 1880, and the Festive Board served in the New Big School.
W Bro Edwin Maitland installed W Bro NTM into the Master’s Chair in the presence of almost 100 brethren, including Assistant Provincial Grand Master W Bro Eric Rymer and Provincial Senior Grand Warden W Bro Peter Manning, all of whom received a pair of cufflinks bearing the school crest.
The meeting was also a Cluster Meeting of the Midlands Group of the Federation of School Lodges. NTM is Chairman of the Federation and about 25 other Federation members including Immediate Past Chairman W Bro NCH Rowe, joint Secretary W Bro CC Payton and other Committee Members were present.
(l-r) Peter Manning, Michael Morris, NTM, Eric Rymer, Edwin Maitland