Reaching out to the next generation

Reading Time: 2 minutes West Lancashire Freemasons,  in the persons of Dave Grainger APrGM with responsibility for the University Scheme, and John Stanley the Lancaster and District Group University Liaison Officer, have arranged that West Lancashire Freemasons will have a stall at the Lancaster University Freshers Fair on Friday 7 October. Working closely with the Students Union at Lancaster … Read more

Victor Christian William Cavendish, 9th Duke of Devonshire – Sheffield Freemasonry

Reading Time: 4 minutes Sheffield Freemasonry On 31 Jan 1893, Victor Christian William Cavendish, 9th Duke of Devonshire  became a joining member of Dorothy Vernon Lodge No. 2129, Bakewell, he was installed as Worshipful Master in 1894, which by dispensation took place at Chatsworth House. He became the 6th Provincial Grand Master of Derbyshire Victor Christian William Cavendish, ninth Duke … Read more

Interview with David Williamson, Assistant Grand Master and President of the Universities Scheme

Reading Time: 4 minutes Aircraft control As he approaches retirement from the position of Assistant Grand Master, David Williamson reflects on a career as an airline pilot, becoming President of the Universities Scheme and why Freemasonry is not about a ‘blinding light’ When did you become interested in flying? I’ve had a fascination with aeroplanes since I was a boy. … Read more