Why the membership comes first

Reading Time: 5 minutes Here to help Having had a career in the army and charities that has focused on safeguarding the welfare of others, Willie Shackell, new UGLE Grand Secretary, wants to ensure that Freemasons have all the support they need Did you always want to be in the army? Well, the first thing one has to decide … Read more

Frederick Arthur Stanley, 16th Earl of Derby

Reading Time: 2 minutes Frederick Arthur Stanley, 16th Earl of Derby was a British politician and sportsman.

Stanley was born on January 15th, 1841 in London. He was educated at Eton College and the Royal Military College, Sandhurst. He received a commission in the Grenadier Guards and rose to the rank of captain.