UGLE and the VAT Refund Appeal: A Legal and Philosophical Conundrum

UGLE, as an institution, is steeped in history and tradition, but recently found itself at the center of a legal battle over Value Added Tax (VAT) refunds amounting to £2.83 million. This case highlights the intricate relationship between tax law and the philosophical underpinnings of organizations like UGLE. Background of the Case The United Grand Lodge … Read more

Carlisle Freemasons help to struggling charity

A spokesman for the charity said: “We’d like to thank the Carlisle Masonic Lodges for their extremely kind gesture in donating PPE equipment to the hospice, which we were delighted to receive and thank them for thinking of us at this time. This will allow our staff, patients and visitors to remain as safe as possible.

Freemasons donate £2,500 to Cancer Research UK

On Monday 3rd December, Brethren from Broadsmith Lodge No 3593 accompanied by WBro Jeffrey Cunningham, PProvJGW, APGM Area One, dropped into the Cancer Research UK shop at Moreton to present a cheque in the sum of £2,500.

Freemasons donate to Men in Sheds (Age UK), Hartford, Northwich

Men in Sheds is a project run by Age UK Cheshire.  The sheds are places where men over the age of 50 can come together to learn and share their skills and make new friends.  They always guarantee a warm welcome and great banter within the shed community.  Activities include wood working and turning, pen making, bespoke commissions and community projects.