Freemasons provide NHS shift survival packs

Reading Time: 3 minutes It all started when members of Crosby Lodge No 3714, Ron Elliot and Jake Huggett produced and delivered some simple wash packs, containing a toothbrush, toothpaste, shower gel and deodorant which weren’t available on the wards to staff and recovering patients at Aintree Hospital to enable them to freshen up. Many staff are unable to travel home and, in any event, the hours are long, and the work intense and demanding, so the packs were a welcome blessing.

Freemasons Donate £200 to ‘The Friends of Vale Park’

Reading Time: < 1 minute The Bandstand area is packed with families on a Sunday enjoying these bands. ‘The Friends’ have to finance a lot of the costs themselves and are always looking for donations. Geoff Lloyd the Area 1 Almoner was approached by Dave Brand from St Hilary Lodge who wondered if Cheshire Masons could help at all. Geoff spoke to his colleagues on the Area 1 committee and a donation of £200 was authorised, which Geoff and Dave duly presented at Vale Park. 

Freemasons Raise an Incredible £237,732.70 for Manchester Terror Attack Appeal

Reading Time: 2 minutes Friday, October 27th, 2017 On the morning of the 23rd May Freemasons heard the tragic news of the terrorist attack on Manchester Arena. Knowing that Freemasons would wish to offer support in some way our Provincial Grand Master, Sir David Trippier, immediately launched an appeal for funds to assist those affected, which was initiated by … Read more

Freemasons Manchester Bee Tattoo Appeal 2017 raises £5,480

Reading Time: 2 minutes May 2017 saw a tragic violent incident in Manchester that killed 22 and injured a further 250 people. The people in the city pulled together to do all that they could to help, this togetherness launched a number of appeals to provide aid, comfort and support for those affected by the bomb. Manchester Bee. The … Read more

Widows Son’s North West Chapter had a ride around Cheshire & Shropshire

Reading Time: < 1 minute A group of Widows Son’s Masonic Biker’s Association from the North West Chapter had a ride around Cheshire & Shropshire last weekend, calling in at J&S Motorcycle Superstore for a brew and a bit of man shopping. If any Masonic motorcyclists are interested in joining the Widows Sons contact Andrew Baxendale on 07786624681 or check out