Supporting St Nicholas’ Church in Sabden

Reading Time: < 1 minute Back in 1846 St Nicholas’ Church in Sabden was financed by Le Gendre Nicholas Starkie who was a Member of Parliament and a prominent Freemason, who became the Provincial Grand Master of the Western Division of Lancashire.  His son of the same name was High Sheriff in 1868 and MP for Clitheroe and he too … Read more

Masonic Charitable Foundation Christmas Campaign 2018

Reading Time: < 1 minute Following the success of last year’s ‘12 days of Christmas’ video series, the MCF is planning this year’s festive seasonal campaign to help raise awareness about the support they provide to 10,000 freemasons, their families as well as the wider community throughout the year. This year’s campaign is called ‘We are the MCF’ and it … Read more

Freemasons make a donation to Blackburn Foodbank

Reading Time: < 1 minute Blackburn Foodbank is part of a network of nearly 430 foodbanks that are operated by the Trussell Trust.  The aim of the foodbank is to prevent food poverty and hunger in the Blackburn community. Last year Blackburn Foodbank provided 8,642 three day emergency food supplies. Due to the extra demand for food for families during … Read more

50+ Specialised Wheelchairs Donated by the South Cheshire Masonic Golf Society

Reading Time: 3 minutes Earlier this summer the South Cheshire Masonic Golf Society (SCMGS) took part in a golfing day designed to have fun, raise funds but most importantly, donate more specialist wheelchairs to grateful recipients and their families. The day was well attended and whilst the golf for some was patchy, isn’t it always, the meal that followed … Read more