Blackpool Festival

Reading Time: 6 minutes Blackpool Festival Blackpool and District Mark Festival is a great success “Beyond the Mark” was the theme for the 46th Blackpool and District Mark Festival which was this year staged by Fylde Lodge of Mark Master Masons No 296 at Adelaide Street Masonic Hall in Blackpool. The Provincial team turned out in force for the … Read more

PrGMs are a habit for Craig

Reading Time: 7 minutes Craig Scott appears to be a young chap who collects Provincial Grand Masters as others might collect stamps, foreign coins or autographs. On the other hand, it may just be a case of coincidentally attracting Provincial Grand Masters when he has the good fortune to be elected as master of a lodge. On the occasion … Read more

Chelsea Pensioner installed into Symphony Lodge No. 4924

Reading Time: 4 minutes A rare a special sighting in West Lancashire One of the most treasured and iconic images of British history and tradition is the distinctive scarlet-plumaged Chelsea Pensioner with its characteristic tricorne hat. Whilst this exceptional species is frequently observed in its native habitat amongst the shrubberies and lawns of the Royal Hospital Chelsea, it is … Read more