£1000 donated by Past Supreme Rulers.

The members of the Past Supreme Ruler’s Conclave No 212 have donated £1000 to the East Lancashire OSM benevolent account. This most generous achievement was confirmed at the September meeting when Acting Supreme Ruler – Alan Quine presented the cheque to the head of the order in East Lancashire, Frank Smith. The presentation took place

A Long Night at JEG

The August meeting of Dr. James Edward Glover conclave was a long one with a fair bit of business on the summons. Supreme Ruler Brian Campbell opened the conclave and welcomed one and all which included the Deputy Provincial Grand Supreme Ruler, Chris Givvons and one of the order’s past heads, Howard Nuttall. Brain then

A Magical Gala Night

Bury masonic hall was the venue for the OSM 2019 gala night and with the star act being the magician Ian Lavin from Robert Burns Conclave No 368 a good night was always going to be on the cards! The guests arrived and greeted by the hosts, Provincial Grand Supreme Ruler Frank Hood Smith and

Paul installed at Pendle

Paul Joynson was installed as Supreme Ruler of Forest of Pendle Conclave No 219. The  meeting held at Padiham Masonic hall on a very wet and unseasonal June evening was well attended by members and visitors alike with the conclave ranks being bolstered by both Paul and Nigel Dunlop, SR of Champion Conclave as joining

Dunlop at Darwen

Darwen is the home of Champion Conclave No 26 and Nigel Dunlop was installed as the new Supreme Ruler at the April meeting. 19 brethren gathered in the wonderful Darwen lodge room which included John Marrison, Grand Visitor representing Grand Conclave in London, Chris Givvons who is the Deputy Provincial Grand Supreme Ruler of the

Double up at Supera Moras

Supera Moras conclave No 49 held its latest meeting at Westhoughton’s Brookfield Hall and it was to be something special as two brothers were admitted as Princes of the order. Bro’s Shore and Crook took the second degree which was well executed by Supreme Ruler S. Williams. He was well assisted by John Beardsley who

Burns night in April

The April meeting of Robert Burns Conclave No 368 took place at Salford Masonic Hall and the conclave members were joined by a delegation of Provincial Officers headed by the Provincial Grand Supreme Ruler, Frank Hood Smith and  Grand Visitor John Marrison. Supreme Ruler Alan Quine opened the conclave and then welcomed the Provincial team

Frank and the gang Visit Odersfelt

Our order is built on friendship and a recent visit made by some of the  brethren of East Lancashire Province is a perfect example of visiting in our very friendly degree. Frank Smith, Provincial Grand Supreme ruler along with a ‘gang’ of distinguished brethren crossed the border to Odersfelt Conclave No 35 to their recent

A Champion night

The recent meeting of Champion Conclave No 26 was indeed a ‘champion’ affair! SR Paul Joynson had a busy meeting which saw Craig Horrigan admitted as a Prince of the order in fine style with Paul taking the ceremony assisted by his officers and some willing visitors. He then declared Nigel Dunlop as his successor