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7th February 2018

To all Lodge Secretaries & Scribes

Dear Sir and Brother,

ANNUAL MEETING OF PROVINCIAL GRAND LODGE

Congratulations to the Brethren named.  See the full list here.

On Tuesday 13th February 2018 the Provincial Grand Master, RW.Bro. George J Deacon, braved the elements of high winds and rough seas on the Solent to pay a  to visit Sandown Bay Lodge of Royal Ark Mariners No.320 in order to present a long service certificate to W.Bro Albert Arthur Taylor RAMGR.

On Thursday the 18th January, the Provincial Grand Master was privileged to present a 60 year Certificate to W.Bro. Harry Norwood of Thistle & Shamrock Lodge of MMM No.1048 on his achievement of 60 years in the Mark Degree.

Late in 2017, the Province donated the sum of £1000 to the Southern Division of the Salvation Army.

The Provincial Grand Master, RWBro George Deacon, has had the pleasure and privilege to present several long service certificates across the Province recently, in both the Mark and RAM.

On Thursday the 7th of December the Provincial Grand Master RWBro George Deacon was Guest of Honour for the first Provincial Grand Officers' dinner which was held at Brook House Masonic Centre in Botley and was attended by no less than 46 Provincial Officers both present and past.

 

On 6th December 2017 VWBro Peter Dyke accompanied Mrs Wendy Franks to Southampton Hospital where a cheque for £7,500

On 27 November 2017 Romsey Lodge of MMM No.910 advanced a father and son together in a double ceremony. 

The Provincial Grand Master has been pleased to appoint several brethren to ProvRAMGR.  See the full list here.

Provincial Grand Lodge of Mark Master Masons of Hampshire and Isle of Wight

RECRUITMENT NEWS LETTER

Dear Brother Secretaries and Scribes 

Following the recent announcement from the Mark Benevolent Fund of a £35,000 grant to the Shelterbox charity, many Provinces also wanted to help in the relief efforts. The overwhelming support of 18 Provinces added another £32,850 giving us a staggering figure of £67,850.

THE ANCIENT AND HONORABLE FRATERNITY

of

ROYAL ARK MARINERS

HAMPSHIRE & ISLE OF WIGHT

 

To all Lodge Scribes

16th October 2017  

Congratulations to those Brethren honoured by the Grand Master with appointment to RAM Grand Rank.  The full list is here.

To all Active Provincial Mark & RAM officers, VGMOs, Group Reps, & all Past Provincial Mark & Ram officers who having attending provincial visits as stewards this
year.

Brethren, please read the following letter from the Provincial Grand Master concerning the sad passing to the Grand Lodge Above of V.W.Bro. Roger Jenkins PAsstPGM.

p>Brethren, a date for your diary - on Sunday October 22nd 2017 the Mid-Term Luncheon will be held at Botley Masonic Centre (12.30 for 1.00pm). More details will be available soon, along with booking forms.