Ken Laidlaw – 50 years a Mason

WyBro Ken Laidlaw who is a member of a few Conclaves in our order as well as being one of the Provincial Visiting Deacons recently celebrated 50 years in Freemasonry. A milestone that was recognised in the North East of England, at a ceremony in the Lodge in which he was initiated in 50 years

Scarlet Cord summer garden party

Colin Lee’s wonderful garden in Leyland provided the perfect setting for a summer garden party! The weather was perfect for the gathering of Secret Monitor Brethren as well as members of the Scarlet Cord. The weather was kind but the traffic in the locality was not with some stuck in hot cars for ages! However

Trip to Robinson’s Brewery

The province organised a day out at Robinson’s Brewery at Stockport. The journey was made by coach and upon arrival the brethren and their partners were treated to a guided tour around the brewery. The guide gave an informative talk explaining how the beer is brewed. Every one enjoyed the tour and some felt that

Magic at the Gala!

The Order held its annual gala at Bury Masonic Hall and the ‘turn’ for the night was a magician. Following a delightful meal the Ladies and Gentlemen where entertained at the tables with a personal trick or two and then a full show featuring much audience participation. This is an annual event which has proved