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Illinois/U.S. - Urbana Masonic lodge back at home after meeting elsewhere for 40 years
20 Jun 2021

Illinois/U.S. – Urbana Masonic lodge back at home after meeting elsewhere for 40 years

(by Dave Hinton, The News-Gazette, June 20, 2021)   Masonic Lodge No. 157 is back home in Urbana. Having called […]

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North Carolina/U.S. - Union Pines student awarded scholarship from Southern Pines Masonic Lodge
19 Jun 2021

North Carolina/U.S. – Union Pines student awarded scholarship from Southern Pines Masonic Lodge

(by editorial board, Sandhills Sentinel, June 14, 2021)   In the past 20 years, the Southern Pines Masonic Lodge #484 […]

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Scotland - Freemasons raise thousands for good causes with Oban to Fife walk
19 Jun 2021

Scotland – Freemasons raise thousands for good causes with Oban to Fife walk

(by Jamie Callaghan, Fife Today, 18th June 2021,)   A group of intrepid freemasons have raised over £7500 for good […]

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Massachusetts, U.S. - MMHX sets up display at Masonic Lodge
17 Jun 2021

Massachusetts, U.S. – MMHX sets up display at Masonic Lodge

(by Greg Vine, Athol Daily News, June 15, 2021)   Anyone who simply drove by the parking lot of the […]

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Ohio, U.S. - Findlay Masonic Lodge awards scholarships to grads
16 Jun 2021

Ohio, U.S. – Findlay Masonic Lodge awards scholarships to grads

(by editorial board, The Courier, June 14, 2021)   Findlay Masonic Lodge 227 has awarded $1,000 scholarships to four Hancock […]

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England - Somerset Freemason raise £25k to help young people
15 Jun 2021

England – Somerset Freemason raise £25k to help young people

(by Lisa Crichton, North Somerset Times, June 15, 2021 )   Somerset Freemasons have raise £25,000 for disadvantaged young people […]

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W.Bro. Rick Wakeman honored by U.K.'s Queen Elizabeth II
14 Jun 2021

W.Bro. Rick Wakeman honored by U.K.’s Queen Elizabeth II

(by editorial board, blabbermouth.net, June 14, 2021)   Progressive rock legend Rick Wakeman was awarded a Commander of the Order […]

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13 Jun 2021

Letter: Joining masons ‘one of the best things I have ever done’

(by James A. Marples, Longview, Texas, Watertown Public Opinion, June 13, 2021)   Having family in and near Watertown, I […]

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Missouri, U.S. - DeMolay chapter returns to Waxahachie
12 Jun 2021

Missouri, U.S. – DeMolay chapter returns to Waxahachie

(by Daily Light Report, Waxahachie Daily Light, June 12, 2021)   Organization to hold open house on Monday, June 21 […]

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UGLE Freemasons donate £17,500 to Dover homelessness charity
11 Jun 2021

UGLE Freemasons donate £17,500 to Dover homelessness charity

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, 11 June 2021)   Homelessness charity Emmaus Dover has received a £17.5k boost from the […]

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England - Home-Start CHAMS given grant from Sussex Freemasons
10 Jun 2021

England – Home-Start CHAMS given grant from Sussex Freemasons

(by Carly-May Kavanagh, Mid Sussex Times, 9th June 2021)   Families with young children in Mid Sussex who need support […]

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UGLE FREEMASONS TO BECOME STRATEGIC PARTNER OF THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH’S AWARD
09 Jun 2021

UGLE Freemasons to become strategic partner of the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

(by Barney Cotton, Business Leader, June 9, 2021)   More than 30,000 young people with disabilities and special educational needs […]

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England - North Devon Hospice receive cheque from generous Freemasons
09 Jun 2021

England – North Devon Hospice receive cheque from generous Freemasons

(by Lewis Clarke, Community News, 7 June 2021)   North Devon Hospice has received a donation from generous Freemasons. Assistant […]

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U.S. - Learn More About Greenwich Freemasons on June 8th
07 Jun 2021

U.S. – Learn More About Greenwich Freemasons on June 8th

(by editorial board, Greenwich Free Press, June 6, 2021)   Greenwich Freemasons, Acacia Lodge No. 85, invite the public to […]

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Philippines - Freemasons provide grocery packs to 515 Muntinlupa residents vaccinated
06 Jun 2021

Philippines – Freemasons provide grocery packs to 515 Muntinlupa residents vaccinated

(by editorial board, Manila Times, June 5, 2021)   Muntinlupa City Masonic Lodge 414 has partnered with Ospital ng Muntinlupa […]

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Freemasons rededicate Nevada State Capitol for 150th anniversary
05 Jun 2021

Freemasons rededicate Nevada State Capitol for 150th anniversary

(by Faith Evans, Nevada Appeal, June 5, 2021)   An innocuous centerpiece – three small vials, holding corn, wine, and […]

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200th Anniversary of Freemasons of Alabama to be held at Old Cahawba Park
04 Jun 2021

200th Anniversary of Freemasons of Alabama to be held at Old Cahawba Park

(by Nathan Prewett, Selma Sun, June 4, 2021)   Old Cahawba Archaeological Park will hold a celebration sponsored by the […]

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Illinois/U.S. - Gold Star families memorial monument keeps moving forward
03 Jun 2021

Illinois/U.S. – Gold Star families memorial monument keeps moving forward

(by PN Ombundsman, Positively Naperville, June 2, 2021)   The Naperville Freemasons have announced that in recognition and honor of […]

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Freemasons New Zealand Put Their Weight Behind Special Olympics Athletes
02 Jun 2021

Freemasons New Zealand Put Their Weight Behind Special Olympics Athletes

(by Press Release: Lammers, Scoop – Independent News, 2 June 2021)   A unique partnership between Special Olympics New Zealand […]

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Ardrossan/Scotland - Hank’s 50 years as a Freemason
01 Jun 2021

Ardrossan/Scotland – Hank’s 50 years as a Freemason

(by Sonny Coombs, Yorke Peninsula Contry Times, 01 June 2021)   HOWARD “Hank” Hill, of Ardrossan, has been recognised for […]

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Michigan/U.S. - Manistee Masons' Bikes for Books program rewards reading
31 May 2021

Michigan/U.S. – Manistee Masons’ Bikes for Books program rewards reading

(by Kyle Kotecki, Manistee News Advocate, May 29, 2021)   What child wouldn’t want to start off summer vacation with […]

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England/Cheshire Freemasons launch new initiative and make it a day to remember at Freemasons’ Hall
30 May 2021

England/Cheshire Freemasons back national fund for charities

(by In Your Area Community, Community News, 27 May 2021)   To honour Prince Phillip, who passed away on April […]

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NY, U.S. - Cazenovia Masonic Lodge to open Nelson Creamery on Route 20
29 May 2021

NY, U.S. – Cazenovia Masonic Lodge to open Nelson Creamery on Route 20

(by Kate Hill, Eagle News Online, May 24, 2021)   CAZENOVIA — This month, Cazenovia Lodge No. 616, Free & […]

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London/England - Shop at Freemasons’ Hall honoured at Cultural Enterprises Awards 2021
28 May 2021

London/England – Shop at Freemasons’ Hall honoured at Cultural Enterprises Awards 2021

(by editorial board, London Post, May 28, 2021)   The Shop at Freemasons’ Hall has been named Best Shop at […]

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England/Oxfordshire Freemasons donate £50,000 to help India's Covid crisis
27 May 2021

England/Oxfordshire Freemasons donate £50,000 to help India’s Covid crisis

(by Eirian Jane Prosser, Oxford Mail, 26th May 2021)   People from Oxfordshire are helping families and children who are […]

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Long Pine Masonic Lodge No. 136 Initiates New Member and Presents Scholarships
26 May 2021

Nebraska/U.S. – Long Pine Masonic Lodge No. 136 Initiates New Member and Presents Scholarships

(by News Staff, Ainsworth Star Journal, May 25, 2021)   Long Pine Lodge No. 136 is to provide quality Masonic […]

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Kansas / U.S. - Hays Masonic Lodge awards scholarships to NW Kan.
25 May 2021

Kansas / U.S. – Hays Masonic Lodge awards scholarships to NW Kan.

(by editorial board, Hays Post, May 23, 2021 )   The Hays Masons hosted a dinner on May 17 to […]

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England - Sussex Freemasons send emergency aid to Indian families hit by the pandemic
24 May 2021

England – Sussex Freemasons send emergency aid to Indian families hit by the pandemic

(by Andy Hemsley, Hastings & St Leonards Observer, 24th May 2021)   Families and children experiencing severe poverty in India […]

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Devonshire/England - Freemasons give £500 to The Boy in The Tent
23 May 2021

Devonshire/England – Freemasons give £500 to The Boy in The Tent

(by Lewis Clarke, Community News, 21 May 2021)   Freemasons have donated £500 to help the boy in the tent […]

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Pennsylvania/U.S. - Freemasons get together to plant trees in Alcoma neighborhood
22 May 2021

Pennsylvania/U.S. – Freemasons get together to plant trees in Alcoma neighborhood

(by Tanisha Thomas, Trib Live, May 21, 2021)   Two Penn Hills groups came together recently to beautify the municipality’s […]

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Michigan/U.S. - Alpena Masons donate $250 to ALL
21 May 2021

Michigan/U.S. – Alpena Masons donate $250 to ALL

(by editorial board, The Alpena News, May 21, 2021)   Association of Lifelong Learners members were welcomed on May 13 […]

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Minnesota/U.S. - Winona Area Masonic Bodies Partner with Winona Health to Provide A Book for Every Newborn
20 May 2021

Minnesota/U.S. – Winona Area Masonic Bodies Partner with Winona Health to Provide A Book for Every Newborn

(by hometownsource.com, May 17, 2021)   Showing devotion to ongoing education and literacy, local Pickwick Chapter #191, Order of Eastern […]

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Wales’ only children’s hospital will continue vital play service, thanks to Freemasons grant
19 May 2021

Wales’ only children’s hospital will continue vital play service, thanks to Freemasons grant

(by In Your Area, Community News, 17 May 2021)   The Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospital for Wales in Cardiff will […]

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Wisbech, England - £1,000 donation will help bring school swimming pool back to life
18 May 2021

Wisbech, England – £1,000 donation will help bring school swimming pool back to life

(by Ben Jolley, Wisbech Standard, May 17, 2021 )   Cambridgeshire Freemasons presentation to Gorefield Primary School 2021 on May […]

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Devonshire/England - Freemasons donate £1,000 to Hospiscare’s Kings House in Honiton
17 May 2021

Devonshire/England – Freemasons donate £1,000 to Hospiscare’s Kings House in Honiton

(by Lewis Clarke, Community News, 13 May 2021)   Hospiscare have received a cash boost to help them provide care […]

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UGLE: Freemasons donate £1,660 to Hospiscare’s Searle House
16 May 2021

UGLE: Freemasons donate £1,660 to Hospiscare’s Searle House

(by Lewis Clarke, Community News, 13 May 2021)   The Masonic Charitable Foundation makes grants of £750,000 to the 203 […]

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15 May 2021

Oregon/U.S. – Roseburg Masonic organizations award $17,250 in scholarships

(by Sanne Godfrey, The News Review)   Roseburg’s Masonic organizations, Laurel Lodge No. 13 and Scottish Rite of Freemasons, are […]

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England - Northamptonshire Freemasons gift £42,000 wellbeing grant to Deafblind UK
14 May 2021

England – Northamptonshire Freemasons gift £42,000 wellbeing grant to Deafblind UK

(by Alison Bagley, Northamptonshire Telegraph, 14th May 2021)   Hundreds of people living with deafblindness across the country will receive […]

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UGLE - Freemasons supports 33,000 unpaid carers with funding for essential items, counselling and breaks
13 May 2021

UGLE – Freemasons supports 33,000 unpaid carers with funding for essential items, counselling and breaks

(by Sarah Clarke, amp Access & Mobility, May 13, 2021)   A project set up by Freemasons is helping up […]

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Texas/U.S. - Denison lodge celebrates 100 years of Masonic service
12 May 2021

Texas/U.S. – Denison lodge celebrates 100 years of Masonic service

(by Kylee Dedmon, News 12, May. 9, 2021)   Billie Mosse Masonic Lodge 1152 held a 100 year anniversary celebration […]

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Northern Ireland - Freemasonry has a strong future say local members
12 May 2021

Antrim/Northern Ireland – Freemasonry has a strong future say local members

(by The Newsroom, Ulster Star, 11th May 2021)   Freemasonry has been around since the 16th century, raising millions of […]

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Yorkshire/England - Junior football club's 'relief' at Freemason's donation
10 May 2021

Yorkshire/England – Junior football club’s ‘relief’ at Freemason’s donation

(by Joanna Wardill, Yorkshire Evening Post, 10th May 2021)   Young soccer players in north Leeds will soon have a […]

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Freemasons to mark NHS, Social Care and Frontline Workers’ Day with silence, clapping and flag funding
09 May 2021

Freemasons to mark NHS, Social Care and Frontline Workers’ Day with silence, clapping and flag funding

(by Ed Baker, On the Wight, 7th May, 2021)   As well as planning silence at 11am and clapping at […]

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Kentucky, U.S. - Krum resident to get award for 70 years as Freemason
08 May 2021

Kentucky, U.S. – Krum resident to get award for 70 years as Freemason

(by Lucinda Breeding, Denton Records-Chronicle, May 6, 2021)   For Krum resident Tom Richards, Freemasonry was a family pursuit. On […]

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U.S. - Virginia Masonic Lodge Cookout Returns This Weekend
07 May 2021

U.S. – Virginia Masonic Lodge Cookout Returns This Weekend

(by Benjamin Cox , wlds.com, May 6, 2021 )   The Virginia Masonic Lodge cookouts are returning this weekend. The […]

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England - Cumberland & Westmorland Freemasons: Surprise grant delight
06 May 2021

England – Cumberland & Westmorland Freemasons: Surprise grant delight

(by Viv Paterson, Times & Star, 5th May, 2021)   A surprise grant of over £2,000 has been received by […]

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200th anniversary of Napoleon's death. Was he an Masonic Emperor?
05 May 2021

200th anniversary of Napoleon’s death. Was he a Masonic Emperor?

(by Belarusian Masonic Lodge Michal Kleofas Oginski)   Despite his contradictory nature, he is undoubtedly one of the most significant […]

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04 May 2021

England – Freemasons donate ‘tremendous’ sum to Leeds’ Children’s Heart Surgery Fund

(by Joanna Wardill, Yorkshire Evening Post, 3rd May 2021)   Families of children receiving treatment at Leeds’ life-saving heart unit […]

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England - Freemasons launch The Great East Kent Boat Race from five Kent beaches
03 May 2021

England – Freemasons launch The Great East Kent Boat Race from five Kent beaches

(by John Nurden, KentOnline, 03 May 2021)   Ahoy there, shipmates! Freemasons really did roll their trouser legs up for […]

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02 May 2021

U.S. – Freemasons fundraise with Southwest Oklahoma Mason’s Poker Run Saturday

(by Cheyenne Cole , abc 7 news, May 1, 2021)   Motorcycle enthusiasts biked across the area for the Southwest […]

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Northumberland Freemasons back event for NHS
01 May 2021

England – Northumberland Freemasons back event for NHS

(by David Sedgwick, News Guardian, 29th April 2021,)   The first celebration of NHS, Social Care and Frontline Workers Day […]

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New Zealand - Fire crews battling blaze in historic Northland Masonic lodge
30 Apr 2021

New Zealand – Fire crews battling blaze in historic Northland Masonic lodge

(by NZ Herald, nzherald.co.nz, 29 April, 2021, Photo / Jenny Woods)   An historic Northland Masonic lodge building has been […]

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Freemasons and the White House
29 Apr 2021

Freemasons and the White House

(by White House Historical Association, Cision, April 28, 2021)   WASHINGTON, April 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The White House Historical […]

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UGLE - Freemasons’ inaugural annual report showcases commitment to modernisation
28 Apr 2021

UGLE – Freemasons’ inaugural annual report showcases commitment to modernisation

(by editorial board, London Post, April 26, 2021)   The United Grand Lodge of England (UGLE) has launched its first […]

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UGLE - Over 29,000 Teddies for Loving Care donated to Bedford and L&D hospitals
27 Apr 2021

UGLE – Over 29,000 Teddies for Loving Care donated to Bedford and L&D hospitals

(by John Guinn, Cranfield and Marston Vale Chronicle, 26 April, 2021)   It all started when a Southend freemason’s wife […]

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England - Ely Freemasons make cash donation to support hospital cancer patients
26 Apr 2021

England – Ely Freemasons make cash donation to support hospital cancer patients

(by Harry Rutter, Ely Standard, April 13, 2021)   A cash donation has been made by Ely Freemasons to support […]

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U.S. - S. Carolina PGM Mike Smith Expulsion Overturned; Lodges Restored
25 Apr 2021

U.S. – S. Carolina PGM Mike Smith Expulsion Overturned; Lodges Restored

(by Christopher Hodapp, Freemasons for Dummies, April 22, 2021)   Messages from Day One of the annual session of the […]

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England - A new lodge will be run entirely by young members
24 Apr 2021

England – A new lodge will be run entirely by young members

(by Tom Ball, The Times, April 24 2021)   Freemasons make no secret of need for younger members. Set in […]

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England - Oswestry charities benefit from Freemasons lodge's donations
23 Apr 2021

England – Oswestry charities benefit from Freemasons lodge’s donations

(by Barrie White, Oswestry&Border Counties Adwertizer, 20th April 2021)   Charities in and around the Oswestry area recently benefited from […]

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Missisipi/U.S. - Laurel K2 receives Montana Masonic Foundation grants
22 Apr 2021

Montana/U.S. – Laurel K2 receives Montana Masonic Foundation grants

(by Chris Mcconnell, The Laurel Outlook, April 22, 2021)   Laurel Schools K2 Librarian Ms. Frisby at West School this […]

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England - Somerset Freemasons donate £175,000 to charities and good causes
21 Apr 2021

England – Somerset Freemasons donate £175,000 to charities and good causes

(by Phil Hill, County Gazette, 20th April 2021)   More than £175,000 was donated in 2020 by generous Somerset Freemasons […]

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Wisconsin/U.S. - Ground broken for new Masonic lodge
20 Apr 2021

Wisconsin/U.S. – Ground broken for new Masonic lodge

(by Lee Reinsch Correspondent , Times Press, April 13, 2021)   By the end of summer, the temporary home of […]

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North Wales Freemasons donate ECG machine to The Quay Surgery
19 Apr 2021

North Wales Freemasons donate ECG machine to The Quay Surgery

(by Aaliyah Rugg, the Leader, 15th April 2021)   FREEMASONS from Hawarden and Farfield Masonic Halls raised the sum of […]

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Oklahoma, U.S. - The Bartlesville Masonic Lodge recognizing local heroes
18 Apr 2021

Oklahoma, U.S. – The Bartlesville Masonic Lodge recognizing local heroes

(by editorial board, photography: John Bennett, Examiner-Enterprise , April 18, 2021)   The Bartlesville Masonic Lodge is seeking nominations for […]

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England - Exmouth Hospiscare centre gets cash boost from Freemasons
17 Apr 2021

England – Exmouth Hospiscare centre gets cash boost from Freemasons

(by Daniel Wilkins​, Exmouth Journal, April 16, 2021)   An Exmouth Hospiscare centre has been boosted with a £1,000 grant […]

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Freemasons to raise funds for charities supported by Prince Philip
16 Apr 2021

Freemasons to raise funds for charities supported by Prince Philip

(by editorial board, London Post, April 15, 2021)   To honour Prince Philip, who passed away last week, the Freemasons […]

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England - Corby Red Kite Academy's £3,000 outdoor play equipment boost from Freemasons
15 Apr 2021

England – Corby Red Kite Academy’s £3,000 outdoor play equipment boost from Freemasons

(by Alison Bagley, Northamptonshire Telegraph, 15th April 2021)   A Corby special school has become the latest community group in […]

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Scotland - Hundreds of pounds handed over to good cause by Kelty Freemasonry group
14 Apr 2021

Scotland – Hundreds of pounds handed over to good cause by Kelty Freemasonry group

(by Mark Connor, Central Fife Times & Advertiser, 4th April 2021)   Gordon Cottage has been gifted a total of […]

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England - Freemasons charity endeavours during Covid 19 include 18 million hours of volunteering
13 Apr 2021

England – Freemasons charity endeavours during Covid 19 include 18 million hours of volunteering

(by Matt Perkins, Community News, 6 April 2021)   Volunteers, community members and charity champions have been uniting to show […]

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Canada - Masons in B.C. and centuries of fear surrounding them
12 Apr 2021

Canada – Masons in B.C. and centuries of fear surrounding them

(by Brendan Kergin , Vancouver is Awesome, March 31, 2021)   With police arresting one man in relation to Tuesday’s […]

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Inside the secret world of the Masons and women’s Masons in Wales
11 Apr 2021

Inside the secret world of the Masons and women’s Masons in Wales

(by Abbie Wightwick, Wales Online, 11 April 2021)   Blink and you could miss it. There’s no big sign and […]

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Connecticut/U.S. - Learn More About Greenwich Freemasons on April 13
10 Apr 2021

Connecticut/U.S. – Learn More About Greenwich Freemasons on April 13

(by GREENWICHFREEPRESS, GreenwichFreePress, April 10, 2021)   On Tuesday, April 13, Greenwich Freemasons, Acacia Lodge No. 85, invite the public […]

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His Royal Highness, Prince Phillip, passed away
09 Apr 2021

His Royal Highness, Prince Phillip, passed away

The source: CNN, Freemasonry Today Prince Philip, the lifelong companion of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, has died, Buckingham Palace announced […]

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England - Freemasons at Wiswell gastropub brings back New York menu
09 Apr 2021

England – Freemasons at Wiswell gastropub brings back New York menu

(by Alima Nadeem, Lancashire Telegraph, 7th April 2021)   A GASTROPUB has brought back a popular takeaway menu they first […]

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England - Sussex Freemasons help those in need across Mid Sussex
08 Apr 2021

England – Sussex Freemasons help those in need across Mid Sussex

(by Carly-May Kavanagh, Mid Sussex Times, 7th April 2021)   Sussex Freemasons have been busy giving their time and money […]

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England - Freemasons make generous donation to Sussex lifeboat stations
07 Apr 2021

England – Freemasons make generous donation to Sussex lifeboat stations

(by Andy Hemsley, Hastings and Leonards Observer, 6th April 2021)   The Freemasons donated 33 Android ‘Fire’ tablets, which will […]

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Illinois/U.S. - How the Freemasons of Cary-Grove help the community
06 Apr 2021

Illinois/U.S. – How the Freemasons of Cary-Grove help the community

(by Thomas Leverenz, Daily Herald, April 05, 2021)   Cary-Grove Masonic Lodge No. 1157, committed to the mission of Freemasonry, […]

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Troubling anti-Freemason Facebook posts preceded arsons
05 Apr 2021

Troubling anti-Freemason Facebook posts preceded arsons

(by Kim Bolan, Vancouver Sun, April 02, 2021)   Benjamin Orion Carlson Kohlman, 42, is due back in Vancouver Provincial […]

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England - Hertfordshire Freemasons play their part during Covid-19 pandemic
04 Apr 2021

England – Hertfordshire Freemasons play their part during Covid-19 pandemic

(by Newsdesk, Hemel Today, 3rd April 2021)   Freemasons from Hertfordshire have been playing their part during the Covid-19 pandemic. […]

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England - Homeless children in Warwickshire to get a taste of Easter thanks to Freemasons appeal
03 Apr 2021

England – Homeless children in Warwickshire to get a taste of Easter thanks to Freemasons appeal

(by Editorial Correspondent, Leamington Observer, 3rd April, 2021)   Homeless children in Warwickshire will get a taste of Easter thanks […]

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Flat Earther Busted in Freemason Arson Spree
02 Apr 2021

Flat Earther Busted in Freemason Arson Spree

(by Kelly Weill, Daily Beast, Apil. 01, 2021)   Less than an hour after three Masonic lodges burned in Vancouver, […]

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England - Masonic bikers delivering 1,500 Easter eggs to good causes across Northumberland
01 Apr 2021

England – Masonic bikers delivering 1,500 Easter eggs to good causes across Northumberland

(by Ian Smith, Northumberland Gazette, 1st April 2021)   Freemasons in the Northumbria Chapter of the Widows Son’s Masonic Bikers […]

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Three Vancouver Masonic Halls Torched By Arsonist
31 Mar 2021

Three Vancouver Masonic Halls Torched By Arsonist

(by Christopher Hodapp, Freemasons for Dummies, March 30, 2021)   42-year-old Vancouver man is in police custody tonight suspected of […]

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Donation to Royal Hospital Chelsea and Woodford Hospices part of £1m from London Freemasons
31 Mar 2021

Donation to Royal Hospital Chelsea and Woodford Hospices part of £1m from London Freemasons

(by editorial board, London Post, March 29, 2021)   Faced with the greatest global pandemic in living memory, Freemasons came […]

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England - Bedfordshire Freemasons rise to COVID-19 challenge
30 Mar 2021

England – Bedfordshire Freemasons rise to COVID-19 challenge

(by editorial board, Cranfield and Marstonvale Chronicle, 30 March 2021)   Faced with the greatest global pandemic in living memory, […]

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England - Freemasons make million pound donation across Cheshire
29 Mar 2021

England – Freemasons make million pound donation across Cheshire

(by editorial board, Community News, 27 March 2021)   Cheshire’s 4,000 Freemasons have dipped into their pockets and donated a […]

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England - Group's members raise £1m and volunteer 18 million hours in pandemic
28 Mar 2021

England – Group’s members raise £1m and volunteer 18 million hours in pandemic

(by Donna-Louise Bishop, North Norfolk News, March 28, 2021 )   Rising to the challenge of Covid-19 has been an […]

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UGLE - Freemasons’ inaugural annual report showcases commitment to modernisation
27 Mar 2021

UGLE Freemasons rise to Covid-19 challenge with donations totalling £1m and 18 million hours of volunteering

(by editorial board, London Post, March 26, 2021)   Faced with the greatest global pandemic in living memory, Freemasons came […]

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Scotland - Freemasons in £2,000 donation to the 32nd Scouts in Greenock
26 Mar 2021

Scotland – Freemasons in £2,000 donation to the 32nd Scouts in Greenock

(by Amy Shearer, greenock telegraph, 26th March 2021)   A local scouting group have further secured their future in the […]

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England - Yorkshire North and East Ridings Freemasons rise to Covid-19 challenge
25 Mar 2021

England – Yorkshire North and East Ridings Freemasons rise to Covid-19 challenge

(by The Newsroom, Bridlington Free Press, 25th March 2021)   The donations were used to help communities in various critical […]

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ENGLAND – WARWICKSHIRE FREEMASONS TEAM UP WITH CHARITY AND SUPERMARKET TO DONATE THOUSANDS OF EASTER EGGS TO CHILDREN
24 Mar 2021

England – Warwickshire Freemasons team up with charity and supermarket to donate thousands of Easter eggs to children

(by Kirstie Smith,, Leamington Spa The Courier, 22nd March 2021)   The Warwickshire Freemasons have helped to ensure disadvantaged children […]

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England - Rochdale Freemasons go the extra miles to help those in need
23 Mar 2021

England – Rochdale Freemasons go the extra miles to help those in need

(by editorial board, Rochdale Online, 23 March 2021)   The Rochdale District Freemasons have gone several extra miles to help […]

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Minnesota/U.S. - Kids find a way with words at free Masonic Children's Clinic
22 Mar 2021

Minnesota/U.S. – Kids find a way with words at free Masonic Children’s Clinic

(by Baihly Warfield, WDIO, March 17, 2021 )   If a box of foam bricks is opened, 3-year-old Thomas Quinn […]

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California/U.S. - Masons donate to Tehama County K9 Foundation
21 Mar 2021

California/U.S. – Masons donate to Tehama County K9 Foundation

(by editorial board, RED BLUFF DAILY NEWS, March 16, 2021)   The Vesper Masonic Lodge presented a donation of $6,000 […]

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Rainbow Girls try to brighten Spring Break sadness
20 Mar 2021

Rainbow Girls try to brighten Spring Break sadness

(by Monique Batson, The News, March 20, 2021)   Just as she does every Spring Break, Katie Rendon on Friday […]

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Ohio/U.S. - Augusta Masonic Lodge Donates Bikes and Kindles
19 Mar 2021

Ohio/U.S. – Augusta Masonic Lodge Donates Bikes and Kindles

(by editorial board, Fairfield The Sun Times, March 18, 2021)   On March 2nd, Augusta Schools celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday. […]

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Cambridgeshire/England - Freemasons support for children's laptops 'overwhelming'
18 Mar 2021

Cambridgeshire/England – Freemasons support for children’s laptops ‘overwhelming’

(by Daniel Mason, ELYSTANDARD, March 8, 2021)   A freemason has played his part to help thousands of children across […]

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Ohio/U.S. - Masons hold Annual Inspection
17 Mar 2021

Ohio/U.S. – Urbana Masons hold Annual Inspection

(by editorial board, Urbana Daily Citizen, March 12, 2021)   Harmony Lodge #8 held its Annual Inspection last Saturday in […]

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Maine/U.S. - Masonic donation made towards Landing Place
16 Mar 2021

Maine/U.S. – Masonic donation made towards Landing Place

(by editorial board, Villagesoup/Knox, March 16, 2021)   Members of Aurora Lodge #50 in Rockland presented a $1000 check to […]

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Scotland - Ullapool Freemasons give local groups cause to celebrate
15 Mar 2021

Scotland – Ullapool Freemasons give local groups cause to celebrate

(by Hector MacKenzie, Ross-shire Journal, 14 March 2021)   Freemasons in Ullapool are using the proceeds of an endowment policy […]

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Georgia/U.S. - Mt. Hermon Masonic Lodge helps out local food pantry
14 Mar 2021

Georgia/U.S. – Mt. Hermon Masonic Lodge helps out local food pantry

(by Caroline Linch, WTVM News Leader, February 28, 2021)   Storage is necessary for food pantries like Uptown Outreach Ministries, […]

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Junior Achievement of Oklahoma Receives $50,000 from the Freemasons
13 Mar 2021

Junior Achievement of Oklahoma Receives $50,000 from the Freemasons

(by Staff Reports, Sandite Pride News, March 05, 2020)   The Masonic Charity Foundation of Oklahoma presented a $50,000 donation […]

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Iowa/U.S. - Masons Gather To Honor Grand Lodge Officers
12 Mar 2021

Iowa/U.S. – Masons Gather To Honor Grand Lodge Officers

(by Bob Bjoin, Harlan Online, March 12, 2021)   Iowa Freemasons gathered Saturday, March 6 in Harlan to honor and […]

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Enjoy Freemason's organ concert from your own home
11 Mar 2021

Enjoy Freemason’s organ concert from your own home

(by Lewis Clarke, Community News, 10 March 2021)   Freemasons’ Hall has announced its first Organ Concert of 2021, which […]

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Northumberland/England - Freemasons donate to Bedlington foodbank
10 Mar 2021

Northumberland/England – Freemasons donate to Bedlington foodbank

(by Keith Newman, Community News, 8 March 2021)   The foodbank at Bedlington Station Primary School helps to feed around […]

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England - Buckinghamshire Freemasons donate £5,000 to Hospice Charity
09 Mar 2021

England – Buckinghamshire Freemasons donate £5,000 to Hospice Charity

(by Thomas Bamford, The Bucks Herald, 9th March 2021)   The Buckinghamshire Freemasons have kindly provided a new ‘spa experience’ […]

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North Carolina/U.S. - Memorial Golf Tournament
08 Mar 2021

North Carolina/U.S. – Memorial Golf Tournament

(by editorial board, OBX Today, March 8, 2021)   The Manteo Masonic Lodge Chad Jones Memorial Golf Tournament is scheduled […]

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England - Devon Freemasons report for duty to help NHS during pandemic
07 Mar 2021

England – Devon Freemasons report for duty to help NHS during pandemic

(by Lewis Clarke, Community News, 7 March 2021)   As a result of the call for volunteers to support the […]

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England - The Essex Cornerstone supported Templars Academy with equipment for home learning
06 Mar 2021

England – The Essex Cornerstone supported Templars Academy with equipment for home learning

(by Peter Low, Community News, 27 February 2021)   The Essex Cornerstone, a club for younger Freemasons, continues to support […]

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England - Freemasons thanked for £1,800 donation to Church Cricket Club
05 Mar 2021

England – Freemasons thanked for £1,800 donation to Church Cricket Club

(by Stuart Pike, Community News, 2 March 2021)   The East Lancashire Masonic Charity have kindly donated £1,800 to support […]

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U.S. - Midland Remembers The Mysteries of Freemasonry
04 Mar 2021

U.S. – Midland Remembers The Mysteries of Freemasonry

(by Virginia Florey, Midland Daily News, March 3, 2021)   Sometimes things can go horribly wrong. Like the initiation of […]

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Minnesota/U.S. - Western Star Masonic Lodge - donation to the Ecumenical Food Shelf
03 Mar 2021

Minnesota/U.S. – Western Star Masonic Lodge – donation to the Ecumenical Food Shelf

(by James A. Marples, Albert Lea Tribune, March 2, 2021)   My family came from northwest of Albert Lea; however, […]

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England - Freemasons donate to Eastbourne lifeboats
02 Mar 2021

England – Freemasons donate to Eastbourne lifeboats

(by AnneMarie Field, Eastbourne Herald, 2nd March 2021)   Twelve tablets to help train lifeboat crew volunteers have been presented […]

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Scotland - Freemasons ‘exploiting public fund for Covid-hit businesses’
01 Mar 2021

Scotland – Freemasons ‘exploiting public fund for Covid-hit businesses’

(by Marc Horne, The Times, March 01 2021)   Scotland’s Freemasons have been accused of attempting to “plunder” public funds […]

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28 Feb 2021

Trinidad & Tobago – Freemasons, a brotherhood, not a cult

(by Janelle de Souza, Trinidad & Tobago News, 28th February 2021)   The Freemasons have been shrouded in mystery since […]

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England - Bucks Freemason raises hundreds for charity running two marathons
27 Feb 2021

England – Bucks Freemason raises hundreds for charity running two marathons

(by Matt Joy, Bucks Free Press, 26th February 2021)   A Bucks freemason has managed to raise hundreds of pounds […]

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England - Freemasons donate £4k to Oxford grief support charity SeeSaw
26 Feb 2021

England – Freemasons donate £4k to Oxford grief support charity SeeSaw

(by Rebecca Whittaker , Oxford Mail, 24th February 2021)   A charity that provides grief support to children and young […]

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England - Hertfordshire Freemasons volunteer to help COVID-19 vaccination drive
25 Feb 2021

England – Hertfordshire Freemasons volunteer to help COVID-19 vaccination drive

(by Holly Patel, Hemel Today, 25th February 2021)   Freemasons encourage their 200,000 UK members to roll up their sleeves […]

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England - Freemasons donate to Lynemouth and Ellington based foodbank
24 Feb 2021

England – Freemasons donate to Lynemouth and Ellington based foodbank

(by Keith Newman, InYourArea Community, 24 February 2021)   A meals on wheels service which has continued to grow during […]

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England - More than 50 computers donated to Cambs children struggling to learn from home
23 Feb 2021

England – More than 50 computers donated to Cambs children struggling to learn from home

(by Alya Zayed, Community News, 23 February 2021)   More than 50 computers have been donated to children who cannot […]

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Spain - Freemasons donate to HELP organisation of Denia and Moraira
22 Feb 2021

Spain – Freemasons donate to HELP organisation of Denia and Moraira

(by editorial board, The Le@der, February 22, 2021)   Recently, the Brethren of Arenal Deportiva Lodge made a much-needed donation […]

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Wisconsin/U.S. - Historic Masonic Center windows get some watchers
21 Feb 2021

Wisconsin/U.S. – Historic Masonic Center windows get some watchers

(by Sean Ryan , Milwaukee Business Journal, February 11, 2021)   The developers who plan to convert the Humphrey Scottish […]

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Minnesota/U.S. - Masonic Lodge makes donations
20 Feb 2021

Minnesota/U.S. – Masonic Lodge makes donations

(by editorial board, tytuł pisma, February 19, 2021)   Dustin Stendel of the Western Star Masonic Lodge No. 26 Albert […]

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U.S. - With Grants From Montana Masonic Foundation, Augusta Students Will See The Stars
19 Feb 2021

U.S. – With Grants From Montana Masonic Foundation, Augusta Students Will See The Stars

(by editorial board, Fairfield The Sun Times, February 19, 2020)   Recently, Augusta’s school was awarded two grants from the […]

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England - Cornish Freemasons charity added to AmazonSmile list to help even more good causes
18 Feb 2021

England – Cornish Freemasons charity added to AmazonSmile list to help even more good causes

(by Olivier Vergnault, Community News, 17 February 2021)   Freemasons Mike Pritchard, Provincial Grand Charity Steward and Stephen Pearn, Provincial […]

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Texas/U.S. - Brenham Masonic Lodge donation creates Blinn scholarship
17 Feb 2021

Texas/U.S. – Brenham Masonic Lodge donation creates Blinn scholarship

(by Alex Bukoski, KBTX-TV, February 17, 2021)   BRENHAM, Texas (KBTX) – Brenham-based Graham Masonic Lodge No. 20 recently donated […]

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England - Essex Freemasons walk 12 million steps for charity
16 Feb 2021

England – Essex Freemasons walk 12 million steps for charity

(by Essex Freemasons, Community News, 4 February 2021)   More than 100 Essex Freemasons recently stepped up to the plate […]

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New Zealand - Kiwi Freemasons uncover some of the mystery behind the secret society
15 Feb 2021

New Zealand – Kiwi Freemasons uncover some of the mystery behind the secret society

(by Seven Sharp, 1 news, February 4, 2021)   There’s one kind of building you’ll see almost everywhere in New […]

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14 Feb 2021

England – Freemasons and Covid-19 vaccination rollout

(by Georgina Morris, Yorkshire Evening Post, 13th February 2021)   A Leeds GP will return to his old practice next […]

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England - Freemasons donate laptops to help youngsters learn at home
13 Feb 2021

England – Freemasons donate laptops to help youngsters learn at home

(by CWH, Cumberland&Westmorland Herald, 11 February 2021)   Primary school pupils in Eden are among the first to benefit from […]

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Sussex/England - Masons donate £10k to Brighton domestic violence charity
12 Feb 2021

Sussex/England – Masons donate £10k to Brighton domestic violence charity

(by Frank le Duc, Brighton & Hove News, 11 February 2021)   Sussex Freemasons have given a grant worth almost […]

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Freemasons encouraged to volunteer for vaccination drive
11 Feb 2021

United Grand Lodge of England: Freemasons encouraged to volunteer for vaccination drive

(by Jemma Bufton, Worcester News, 10th February 2021)   The Freemasons are encouraging its 200,000 members to roll up their […]

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England - Burnley homelessness charity receives boost from Freemasons
10 Feb 2021

England – Burnley homelessness charity receives boost from Freemasons

(by Dominic Collis, Burnley Express, 10th February 2021)   Local homelessness charity Emmaus Burnley is starting the year off with […]

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Northumberland/England - Freemasons in county on air
09 Feb 2021

Northumberland/England – Freemasons in county on air

(by The Newsroom, Morpeth Herald, 5th February 2021)   The monthly show is being hosted by volunteers at the community […]

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England - Haddenham Freemasons share the love with Aylesbury Vale covid heroes and heroines
08 Feb 2021

England – Haddenham Freemasons share the love with Aylesbury Vale covid heroes and heroines

(by Thomas Bamford, The Bucks Herald, 8th February 2021)   For over a week, the 43 members of Haddenham Lodge […]

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Yorkshire/England - Huddersfield Freemason speaks out
07 Feb 2021

Yorkshire/England – Huddersfield Freemason speaks out

(by Connor Teale, YorkshireLIVE, 7th February 2021)   A Freemason from Huddersfield has branded some of the myths surrounding the […]

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Wales - Pride of Gwent: Monmouthshire Freemasons in huge fundraising
06 Feb 2021

Wales – Pride of Gwent: Monmouthshire Freemasons in huge fundraising

(by Sue Bradley, South Wales Argus, 6th February 2021)   MONMOUTHSHIRE Freemasons has raised an incredible £1 million for good […]

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Ohio/U.S. - Masons donate $2K to feed elderly in Cleveland
05 Feb 2021

Ohio/U.S. – Masons donate $2K to feed elderly in Cleveland

(by editorial board, Bluebonnet News, February 5, 2021)   While the COVID-19 pandemic may have caused erratic operations at some […]

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England - Burnley homelessness charity given £39k boost from Freemasons
04 Feb 2021

England – Burnley homelessness charity given £39k boost from Freemasons

(by John Deehan, Burnley Express, 4th February 2021)   Burnley charity Emmaus is starting the year off with a £39,982 […]

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Montana/U.S. - Masonic Foundation provides grants for county schools
03 Feb 2021

Montana/U.S. – Masonic Foundation provides grants for county schools

(by Amy Quinlivan, Clark Fork Valley Press / Mineral Independent, February 3, 2021)   On Jan. 28, the Montana Masonic […]

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Wyoming/U.S. - Sheridan's former Masonic building partially collapses
02 Feb 2021

Wyoming/U.S. – Sheridan’s former Masonic building partially collapses

(by editorial board, Yamhill County’s News-Register, February 2nd, 2021)   Sheridan’s old Masonic building at 106 S. Bridge St., which […]

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England - Loughborough hospice receives £1,160 donation from local Freemasons
01 Feb 2021

England – Loughborough hospice receives £1,160 donation from local Freemasons

(by Rainbows Hospice for Children and Young People, Community News, 2 February 2021)   A Loughborough children’s hospice has recently […]

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Shropshire/England - Masons support great causes
31 Jan 2021

Shropshire/England – Masons support great causes

(by Daniel Morris, Shropshire Star, January 26, 2021)   Freemasons provided thousands of pounds in support for worthy causes in […]

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England - Buckinghamshire Freemasons providing equipment for Stoke Mandeville staff
30 Jan 2021

England – Buckinghamshire Freemasons providing equipment for Stoke Mandeville staff

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, 26 January 2021)   Buckinghamshire Freemasons have stepped in to help NHS staff at Stoke […]

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New Zealand - Marlborough Freemasons pay it forward to youth trust
29 Jan 2021

New Zealand – Marlborough Freemasons pay it forward to youth trust

(by Morgane Solignac, stuff, January 29, 2021)   When Marlborough Freemasons gave a bit of their free time for the […]

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Whoopi Goldberg Apologizes For Wearing A 'Prince Hall Masonic' Sweater On 'The View'
28 Jan 2021

Whoopi Goldberg Apologizes For Wearing A ‘Prince Hall Masonic’ Sweater On ‘The View’

(by editorial board, News Break, January 28th, 2021)   Whoopi Goldberg has apologized to fans after sporting a ‘Prince Hall […]

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Dominica - Local Freemason lodge donates to 12 charities
27 Jan 2021

Dominica – Local Freemason lodge donates to 12 charities

(by St. George Lodge, Dominica News ONLINE, January 27th, 2021)   On Monday 25, January 2021, St. George Lodge presented […]

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North Carolina/U.S. - Exploring an abandoned 100-year-old Masonic Temple, relics inside
26 Jan 2021

North Carolina/U.S. – Exploring an abandoned 100-year-old Masonic Temple, relics inside

(by Heather Leah, WRAL.com, January 24, 2021)   The Masonic Temple on Carthage Street in Sanford was once a lively […]

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England - Lincolnshire Freemasons have welcomed rise in interest
25 Jan 2021

England – Lincolnshire Freemasons have welcomed rise in interest

(by The Newsroom, The Market Rasen Mail, 24th January 2021)   Provincial Grand Master for Lincolnshire Dave Wheeler believes the […]

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England - Rochdale Freemasons team up with HMR Circle to help most vulnerable
24 Jan 2021

England – Rochdale Freemasons team up with HMR Circle to help most vulnerable

(by editorial board, Rochdale Online, 24 January 2021)   Over Christmas, members of the charitable organisation Rochdale Freemasons teamed up […]

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England - Young people in Wiltshire helped into work thanks to Freemasons
23 Jan 2021

England – Young people in Wiltshire helped into work thanks to Freemasons

(by Kirsten Robertson , Gazette & Herald, 23rd January 2021)   More than 60 young people across Wiltshire will receive […]

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California/U.S. - Masons make donation to Cottonwood Community Center
22 Jan 2021

California/U.S. – Masons make donation to Cottonwood Community Center

(by editorial board, RED BLUFF DAILY NEWS , January 21, 2021)   Mike Keeler and Andy Rieland, representing the Red […]

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Long Sutton/England - Freemasons’ boost for hospital
21 Jan 2021

Long Sutton/England – Freemasons’ boost for hospital

(by editorial board, The Spalding&South Holland Drive, 13th January 2021)   Long Sutton-based Freemasons have donated thousands of pounds to […]

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England - Stockport homelessness charity receives £6,500 funding support
20 Jan 2021

England – Stockport homelessness charity receives £6,500 funding support

(by John W Williams, Community News, 20 January 2021)   Local charity Loaves and Fishes has received a donation of […]

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England - Emmaus Herts given financial boost from Freemasons
19 Jan 2021

England – Emmaus Herts given financial boost from Freemasons

(by John Chesters, Community News, 19 January 2021)   “Support like this given to us by the Freemasons is needed […]

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Lincolnshire/England - Freemasons’ support for seasonal food and gift deliveries
18 Jan 2021

Lincolnshire/England – Freemasons’ support for seasonal food and gift deliveries

(by Dianne Tuckett, Market Rasen Mail, 24th December 2020)   Bayons Lodge of Royal Ark Mariners in Market Rasen has […]

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17 Jan 2021

France – Georges Serignac – new Grand Master of the Grand Orient of France

He took the reins of the largest Masonic organization in France. Georges Serignac, 67, was elected Grand Master of the […]

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Pennsylvania/U.S. - Royal Arch Masons recognize John Schultz for 75 years of service
16 Jan 2021

Pennsylvania/U.S. – Royal Arch Masons recognize John Schultz for 75 years of service

(by Garrett Dvorkin, The Titusville Herald, January 15, 2021)   The Grand Chapter of Royal Arch Masons of Pennsylvania honored […]

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England - Southwark horticulture charity receives grant from London Freemasons
15 Jan 2021

England – Southwark horticulture charity receives grant from London Freemasons

(by Adrian Hodgson, Community News, 13 January 2021)   Walworth Garden in Southwark, in South London was awarded a £10,000 […]

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England - Homeless charities benefit from over £850,000 donated by Freemasons
14 Jan 2021

England – Homeless charities benefit from over £850,000 donated by Freemasons

(by Livia Ferreira, Community News, d13 January 2021)   Across the winter months, homeless people will benefit from over £850,000 […]

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England - Sudbury Neighbourhood Centre receives urgent grant from the London Freemasons Charity
13 Jan 2021

England – Sudbury Neighbourhood Centre receives urgent grant from the London Freemasons Charity

(by Khadija Taboada, Community News, 12 January 2021)   A kind donation of £3,000 has been made to Sudbury Neighbourhood […]

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North Carolina/U.S. - Statement regarding the attack on the U.S. Capitol Building
12 Jan 2021

North Carolina/U.S. – Statement regarding the attack on the U.S. Capitol Building

Statement from the Grand Master of Masons of North Carolina Regarding the Domestic Terrorist Attack on the Unit. States Capitol […]

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England - Freemasons Help Guildford Charity to Deliver Christmas Care Packages
11 Jan 2021

England – Freemasons Help Guildford Charity to Deliver Christmas Care Packages

With COVID restrictions causing so much heartache and disappointment this Christmas, one Guildford charity has gone the extra mile to […]

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England - Lifeline for Torquay foodbank as Freemasons step in with donation
10 Jan 2021

England – Lifeline for Torquay foodbank as Freemasons step in with donation

(by Guy Henderson, Community News, 8 January 2021)   Freemasons of Devon have come to the aid of the Torquay-based […]

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Spain - Collaboration from a Valencia City Freemasons’ lodge
09 Jan 2021

Spain – Collaboration from a Valencia City Freemasons’ lodge

(by Linda Hall, EuroWeekly, 8 January 2021)   Freemasons’ lodge in Valencia City collaborated, as in 2019, with the Tree […]

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England - Budleigh Salterton Freemasons donate £900 to three Devon charities
08 Jan 2021

England – Budleigh Salterton Freemasons donate £900 to three Devon charities

(by Clive Eden, Community News, 7 January 2021)   Colin Bytheway and Tom Pearman of the Masonic Lodge of Harmony, […]

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Masonic Lodge installs of new officers
07 Jan 2021

Masonic Lodge installs of new officers

(by Debbie Snapp, Monticello News, January 7, 2021)   Hiram Lodge No.5 F&AM held its annual Installation of Officers on […]

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Freemasonry and democracy go hand-in-hand
06 Jan 2021

Freemasonry and democracy go hand-in-hand

(by FMT editorial board, Freemasonry Today, 07 March 2013)   In January (2013), National Holocaust Memorial Day passed almost unnoticed […]

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Arkansas/U.S. - Grand Masonic Temple still stands vacant after years as meeting place
05 Jan 2021

Arkansas/U.S. – Grand Masonic Temple still stands vacant after years as meeting place

(by Michael Schwarz Specia, Arkansas Democrat Gazette, January 3, 2021)   Although now it is abandoned, the Grand Masonic Temple […]

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04 Jan 2021

England – Freemasons help the bells ring in Alnwick

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, 4 January 2021)   A local Grade One listed church which is described as an […]

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Band of brothers
03 Jan 2021

Band of brothers

(by Anjuly Mathai , The Week, December 27, 2020 )   Vouchsafe Thine aid, Almighty Architect of the Universe, to […]

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England - Amazing £10,000 donation from freemasons' charity seals BrumWish joy for homeless kids
02 Jan 2021

England – Amazing £10,000 donation from freemasons’ charity seals BrumWish joy for homeless kids

(by Jane Haynes, BirminghamLive, December 22, 2020)   West Midlands’ freemasons have made an incredible £10,000 donation to round off […]

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Our achievements in 2020 / our plans for 2021
01 Jan 2021

Our achievements in 2020 / our plans for 2021

We have published more than 365 new posts in 2020! This is a chronicle of Masonic charity, not available anywhere […]

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Texas/U.S. - Burnet Masonic lodge searching for ‘missing’ Masters
31 Dec 2020

Texas/U.S. – Burnet Masonic lodge searching for ‘missing’ Masters

(by Daniel Clifton, DailyTrib.com, December 30, 2020)   Members of Valley Lodge No. 175 in Burnet hope the public can […]

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Michigan/U.S. - Locals rally for poinsettia project
30 Dec 2020

Michigan/U.S. – Locals rally for poinsettia project

(by David Fleet, The Citizen, December 30, 2020)   Wojo’s Greenhouse, 2570 Oakwood Road along with the Ortonville Masonic Lodge […]

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California/U.S. - Masons support Empower Tehama in protecting victims of violence
29 Dec 2020

California/U.S. – Masons support Empower Tehama in protecting victims of violence

(by editorial board, RED BLUFF DAILY NEWS, December 29, 2020)   On behalf of Vesper Masonic Lodge, Steve Engler and […]

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England - Tiverton Ability Counts welcome £1,000 Freemasons donation
28 Dec 2020

England – Tiverton Ability Counts welcome £1,000 Freemasons donation

(by Lewis Clarke, Community News, 23rd December, 2020)   Ability counts footballers have received a £1,000 cash boost thanks to […]

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Illinois/U.S. - Much is riding on Masonic group’s holiday giving
27 Dec 2020

Illinois/U.S. – Much is riding on Masonic group’s holiday giving

(by Howard Packowitz, 25 news, December 24, 2020)   A group of Masonic bikers is giving back this holiday season, […]

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England - Freemasons donate vital funding to Peace Hospice Care
26 Dec 2020

England – Freemasons donate vital funding to Peace Hospice Care

(by Robert Collins, Watford Observer, 26th December, 2020)   The Masonic Charitable Foundation has donated £8,465 to help Hertfordshire hospices […]

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U.S. - Villages Masons raise more than $1,200 to help local Sumter County families
25 Dec 2020

U.S. – Villages Masons raise more than $1,200 to help local Sumter County families

(by Staff Report, Villages News, December 23, 2020)   Members of The Villages Masonic Lodge #394 recently raised more than […]

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Scotland - Covid memorial boosted by donation from Freemasons of Glasgow
24 Dec 2020

Scotland – Covid memorial boosted by donation from Freemasons of Glasgow

(by Deborah Anderson, The Herald, 24th December 2020)   It has been devastating year which has at times has seen […]

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England - Freemasons donate £40,540 and deliver 82,653 items to 29 local food banks in Christmas appeal
23 Dec 2020

England – Freemasons donate £40,540 and deliver 82,653 items to 29 local food banks in Christmas appeal

(by Gary Skentelbery, Warrington Worldwide, 23rd December 2020)   FREEMASONS from across the North West including Warrington, unable to meet […]

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England - Kingsteignton Friends receive a welcome cash boost from Freemasons
22 Dec 2020

England – Kingsteignton Friends receive a welcome cash boost from Freemasons

(by Guy Henderson, Community News, 21 December 2020)   A small charity based in Kingsteignton has received a £15,000 cash […]

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21 Dec 2020

England – Children fleeing domestic violence receive help from Freemasons

(by Megan Archer, Express&Star, December 15, 2020)   Hundreds of children stuck in emergency accommodation in the West Midlands after […]

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Trinidad and Tobago - Freemasons donate food, gifts to needy
20 Dec 2020

Trinidad and Tobago – Freemasons donate food, gifts to needy

(by Janelle de Souza, Trinidad and Tobago NEWSDAY, December 20, 2020)   With the mandate to add value to the […]

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England - Freemasons save Christmas pando - Oh yes they do!
19 Dec 2020

England – Freemasons save Christmas pando – Oh yes they do!

(by David Sedgwick, News Guardian, 18th December 2020)   A community pantomime will still go ahead for children in socially […]

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The Way It Was – The Masonic Temple, 1926
18 Dec 2020

The Way It Was – The Masonic Temple, 1926

(by George Bulanda, Detroit HOUR, December 9, 2020)   These days, when new buildings open their doors, there’s usually little […]

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U.K. - Freemasons Help Homeless with £850,000 + in Donations
17 Dec 2020

U.K. – Freemasons Help Homeless with £850,000 + in Donations

(by Lara Dolden, TechRound, December 17, 2020 )   The freemasons have made it their mission to those most impacted […]

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16 Dec 2020

England – Early Christmas present for Derwen College with Freemasons donation

(by Harry Wright, Oswestry&Border Counties Advertizer, 16th December 2020)   DERWEN College near Oswestry has received an early Christmas present […]

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Northern Ireland - Julian Simmons backs Freemasons’ challenge to do something positive
15 Dec 2020

Northern Ireland – Julian Simmons backs Freemasons’ challenge to do something positive

(by Helen McGurk, News Letter, 16th December 2020)   he Freemasons of Antrim have partnered with Age NI and TV […]

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Texas/U.S. - Hopkins masonic lodges and BT medical make donation to Blue Santa Program
14 Dec 2020

Texas/U.S. – Hopkins masonic lodges and BT medical make donation to Blue Santa Program

(by editorial board, Front Porch News, December 12, 2020)   tThe Hopkins County Blue Santa Program received a $1,000 donation […]

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Spain - Local Freemasons help the Red Cross distribute presents to needy children.
13 Dec 2020

Spain – Local Freemasons help the Red Cross distribute presents to needy children.

(by autor, The Le@der, 13th December 2020)   This year has seen a great increase in the number of local […]

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12 Dec 2020

Julian Simmons backs Freemasons’ idea for a host of daily activities to brighten the gloom

(by David Young, Belfast Telegraph, December 12 2020)   Former UTV celebrity announcer Julian Simmons has teamed up with Age […]

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History Channel: 7 Things You May Not Know About Freemasons
11 Dec 2020

History Channel: 7 Things You May Not Know About Freemasons

(by Paul Popper, History Channel, December 11, 2020)   Freemason secrets allegedly lurk behind everything from the planning of our […]

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England - Preston's Masonic Lodges have donated thousands of items to help families in the city
10 Dec 2020

England – Preston’s Masonic Lodges have donated thousands of items to help families in the city

(by Mike Hill, Lancashire Post, 7th December 2020)   It’s been a busy couple of weeks for the Freemasons of […]

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England - Tring charity receives £500 from Hertfordshire Freemasons
09 Dec 2020

England – Tring charity receives £500 from Hertfordshire Freemasons

(by Holly Patel, Hemel Today, 7th December 2020)   A charity that raises money for children’s hospice at home care […]

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The Royal Family’s links to Freemasonry
08 Dec 2020

The Royal Family’s links to Freemasonry

(by Charlie Proctor , royalcentral.co.uk, 8th December 2020)   It is often dubbed as one of the world’s most secret […]

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England - Fleetwood's community Covid relief efforts given huge Freemasons boost
07 Dec 2020

England – Fleetwood’s community Covid relief efforts given huge Freemasons boost

(by Richard Hunt, The Gazette, 7th December 2020)   The ongoing effort to help people in need in Fleetwood and […]

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Freemasons. Building on tradition – interview with Dr David Staples
06 Dec 2020

Freemasons. Building on tradition – interview with Dr David Staples

(by editorial board, New Business, 4th December 2020)   New Business sits down with the CEO of the Freemasons Dr […]

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New York/U.S. - Chinese Freemasons Athletic Club running for Chinatown
05 Dec 2020

New York/U.S. – Chinese Freemasons Athletic Club running for Chinatown

(by editorial board, Bowery Boogie, December 3rd, 2020)   For the second time since spring, one Chinatown native is literally […]

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Australia - Gulgong Freemasons among community supporters of Hunter's Smart Pup campaign
04 Dec 2020

Australia – Gulgong Freemasons among community supporters of Hunter’s Smart Pup campaign

(by editorial board, Mudgee Guardian, December 4, 2020)   The family of Hunter Locke-Mair have expressed their gratitude for the […]

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England - Leeds Freemasons answer call to bring festive cheer to city’s children’s charities
03 Dec 2020

England – Leeds Freemasons answer call to bring festive cheer to city’s children’s charities

(by editorial board, Charity Today, November 30, 2020)   FREEMASONS from across Leeds have answered a call to ensure hundreds […]

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Something for secret Santa? The Freemasons open a gift shop
02 Dec 2020

Something for secret Santa? The Freemasons open a gift shop

(by editorial board The Guardian, 2 December 2020)   Name: Freemasons. Age: Their origins can be traced back to the […]

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Ohio/U.S. - North Baltimore Freemasons Lodge 561 selling memorial bricks
01 Dec 2020

Ohio/U.S. – North Baltimore Freemasons Lodge 561 selling memorial bricks

(by editorial board, The Courier, December 01, 2020)   North Baltimore Freemasons Lodge 561 is selling memorial bricks for $75 […]

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Chatham Borough, New Jersey, U.S. - Yes, There Are Freemasons In Madison!
30 Nov 2020

Chatham Borough, New Jersey, U.S. – Yes, There Are Freemasons In Madison!

(by Madison Masonic Lodge, Patch, November 30, 2020)   …but only for the last 152 years. One of the oldest […]

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Essex/England - Freemasons donate £10,000 to support bereaved families
29 Nov 2020

Essex/England – Freemasons donate £10,000 to support bereaved families

(by Louise Dunderdale, tytuł pisma, 28 November 2020)   Essex Freemasons have donated £10,000 to The Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS […]

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Australia - Freemasons continue their support for CCKIN and SOKS
28 Nov 2020

Australia – Freemasons continue their support for CCKIN and SOKS

(by editorial board, Coast News Community, November 23, 2020)   Freemasons on the Central Coast (FotCC) has donated a total […]

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Texas/U.S. - Lufkin’s Lodge hosts 13th annual Thanksgiving dinner
27 Nov 2020

Texas/U.S. – Lufkin’s Lodge hosts 13th annual Thanksgiving dinner

(by T’Ebonie Tanner, 7KLTV, November 26, 2020)   In the season of giving, Lufkin’s Masonic Genesis Lodge #2 served Thanksgiving […]

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Australia - Freemasons donate $8,000 to Camp Breakaway
26 Nov 2020

Australia – Freemasons donate $8,000 to Camp Breakaway

(by editorial board, Coast Community News, November 24, 2020)   Freemasons on the Central Coast, along with the Lodges of […]

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New York/U.S. - Six new Masons welcomed to Angola lodge
25 Nov 2020

New York/U.S. – Six new Masons welcomed to Angola lodge

(by Amy Oberlin, kpcNEWS.COM, November 24, 2020)   ANGOLA — Six new Master Masons have been welcomed to the Angola […]

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California/U.S. - Masons donate $2,000 to Red Bluff Salvation Army
24 Nov 2020

California/U.S. – Masons donate $2,000 to Red Bluff Salvation Army

(by editorial board, RED BLUFF DAILY NEWS, November 23, 2020)   Each year Vesper Masonic Lodge #84 makes a donation […]

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Utah/U.S. - Ogden Masonic Temple broken into and vandalized, suspect claims to be a witness
23 Nov 2020

Utah/U.S. – Ogden Masonic Temple broken into and vandalized, suspect claims to be a witness

(by Amber Rhoades, 2KUTV, November 23rd 2020)   The Ogden Masonic Temple has been broken into and vandalized on Friday, […]

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Illinois/U.S. - Monthly fish fries keep lights on for Bethalto lodge
22 Nov 2020

Illinois/U.S. – Monthly fish fries keep lights on for Bethalto lodge

(by David Blanchette , The Telegraph, November 22, 2020)   People come once a month to the Bethalto Masonic Lodge […]

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Share: Thank you Masonic Charities of Delaware
21 Nov 2020

Thank you Masonic Charities of Delaware

(by The Harry K Foundation, Cape Gazette, November 21, 2020)   Recently, Chad Zook of Masonic Charities of Delaware presented […]

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England - Rochdale Freemasons support HMR Circle
20 Nov 2020

England – Rochdale Freemasons support HMR Circle

(by Flora Byatt, In your Area, 20 November 2020 )   Rochdale Freemasons are supporting HMR Circle’s Volunteer Driver Service […]

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Bermuda - Peppercorn Ceremony held at Government House
19 Nov 2020

Bermuda – Peppercorn Ceremony held at Government House

(by Gareth Finighan, The Royal Gazette, November 18, 2020)   They may have been more than six months late, but […]

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Florida/U.S. - Gainesville Masonic Lodge 41 to hold rededication ceremony
18 Nov 2020

Florida/U.S. – Gainesville Masonic Lodge 41 to hold rededication ceremony

(by WCJB Staff, tytuł pisma, November 18, 2020)   Gainesville Masonic Lodge 41 will hold a rededication ceremony Wednesday at […]

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Canada - Irricana Masonic Lodge merges with Acme branch
17 Nov 2020

Canada – Irricana Masonic Lodge merges with Acme branch

(by Scott Strasser, tytuł pisma, November 12, 2020)   Due to dwindling membership, a historic institution in northeast Rocky View […]

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West Sussex, England - Horsham Freemasons restart hot meal deliveries for winter months
16 Nov 2020

West Sussex, England – Horsham Freemasons restart hot meal deliveries for winter months

(by Jasmin Martin, West Sussex County Times, 16th November 2020)   An initiative which saw hundreds of hot meals delievered […]

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The Eye of Providence: The symbol with a secret meaning?
15 Nov 2020

The Eye of Providence: The symbol with a secret meaning?

(by Matthew Wilson, BBC, 13th November 2020)   How has a seemingly straightforward image – an eye set within a […]

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England - Oxfordshire Freemasons help volunteer search team
14 Nov 2020

England – Oxfordshire Freemasons help volunteer search team

(by Liam Rice, Oxford Mail, 13th November, 2020)   A TEAM of volunteers who search for missing people has been […]

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Texas/U.S. - Elgin Masonic Lodge celebrates century-and-a-half milestone
13 Nov 2020

Texas/U.S. – Elgin Masonic Lodge celebrates century-and-a-half milestone

(by editorial board, tytuł pisma, November 11, 2020)   Elgin Masonic Lodge #328 marked their 150th anniversary this year on […]

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Wisconsin/U.S. - Masonic Lodge Delivered 241 Meals
12 Nov 2020

Wisconsin/U.S. – Masonic Lodge Delivered 241 Meals

(by editorial board, Door County Pulse, November 12th, 2020)   Members of the Sturgeon Bay Masonic Lodge (H.S. Baird #174, […]

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Cambridgeshire/England - Freemasons donation helps scouts to stay dry
11 Nov 2020

Cambridgeshire/England – Freemasons donation helps scouts to stay dry

(by Ben Jolley, Ely Standard, 11 November 2020)   Freemasons in Ely have donated £950 to Fordham Scout Group to […]

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California/US - Fallbrook Masons support event at cemetery
10 Nov 2020

California/US – Fallbrook Masons support event at cemetery

(by editorial board/Village News/Courtesy photo, Village News, November 10, 2020)   CAPTION: Fallbrook Masons support a local heritage event at […]

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England - Residents battling to save community war memorial appeal for support
09 Nov 2020

England – Residents battling to save community war memorial appeal for support

(by Barbara Jordan, Knutsfot Guardian, 09th November 2020)   Residents fighting to save a community war memorial in Knutsford gathered […]

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England - Morpeth Freemasons make donation to local food bank
08 Nov 2020

England – Morpeth Freemasons make donation to local food bank

(by Community News, In your area, 6 November 2020)   Covid-19 has meant that many groups have been unable to […]

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US - Feasterville Rotary receives donation from Philadelphia Masonic lodge for Coats for Kids drive
07 Nov 2020

US – Feasterville Rotary receives donation from Philadelphia Masonic lodge for Coats for Kids drive

(by editorial board, The Courier Times, November 07, 2020)   The Rotary Club of Feasterville’s Coats for Kids drive got […]

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Canada/Quebec - Masons invest in eco-education
06 Nov 2020

Canada/Quebec – Masons invest in eco-education

(by Gordon Lambie, The Record, 3 November 2020 )   The St Francis District Masonic Lodges gave a donation of […]

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England - Sussex Freemasons make £10,000 donation to the Poppy Appeal
05 Nov 2020

England – Sussex Freemasons make £10,000 donation to the Poppy Appeal

(by Andy Hemsley, Hastings and St Leonards Observer, 5th November 2020)   The donation, which will go to the Royal […]

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The Masonic Library and Museum of Pennsylvania, has reopened for limited public tours
04 Nov 2020

The Masonic Library and Museum of Pennsylvania, has reopened for limited public tours

(by editorial board, University City Review, October 28, 2020)   The Masonic Library and Museum of Pennsylvania, which maintains and […]

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New Zealand - Masons mark major milestone
03 Nov 2020

New Zealand – Masons mark major milestone

(by Chris Harrowell, Times Online, November 2, 2020)   The leader of New Zealand’s Freemasons was on hand to help […]

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England - Burnham-On-Sea town centre given a dash of colour thanks to Freemasons
01 Nov 2020

England – Burnham-On-Sea town centre given a dash of colour thanks to Freemasons

(by editorial board, Burnham-On-Sea.com, November 1, 2020) Burnham-On-Sea town centre has been given a dash of winter colour this weekend […]

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Canada - Omineca Lodge puts 100th anniversary on hold
31 Oct 2020

Canada – Omineca Lodge puts 100th anniversary on hold

(by the editorial board, The Interior News, October 29, 2020) “Prominent Masons To Be In Smithers,” proclaimed the October 13, […]

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England - Horsham Freemasons restart hot meal deliveries for the winter months
30 Oct 2020

England – Horsham Freemasons restart hot meal deliveries for the winter months

(by editorial board, The District Post, October 29, 2020)   Horsham Freemasons from the Normandy Centre in Denne Road, Horsham […]

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California/US - King David’s Masonic Lodge #209 delivers laptops for underserved families
29 Oct 2020

California/US – King David’s Masonic Lodge #209 delivers laptops for underserved families

(by Terry Windall , Massachusetts Newswire, October 29, 2020)   SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., Oct 28, 2020 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — […]

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Connecticut/US - Corinthians Masonic Lodge #63 of North Haven Gives Back with Food Drive
28 Oct 2020

Connecticut/US – Corinthians Masonic Lodge #63 of North Haven Gives Back with Food Drive

(by editorial board, ZIP 06, October 28, 2020)   The Corinthians Masonic Lodge #63 of North Haven held a food […]

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England - Northumberland Freemasons make donation to Hexham charity
26 Oct 2020

England – Northumberland Freemasons make donation to Hexham charity

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, 26 October 2020)   A £5,000 donation has been made to a Hexham charity which […]

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Texas/US - Warren Masonic Lodge No. 56 donates $21,640 to Blinn College Foundation
25 Oct 2020

Texas/US – Warren Masonic Lodge No. 56 donates $21,640 to Blinn College Foundation

(by Bill Sargent, News Break, October 25, 2020)   Warren Masonic Lodge No. 56 in Caldwell recently donated $21,640 to […]

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Fact Check: Were 14 American Presidents Freemasons?
24 Oct 2020

Fact Check: Were 14 American Presidents Freemasons?

(by Ann Brown, The Moguldom Nation, October 23, 2020)   Freemasons belong to one of the most secret societies in […]

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Massachusetts/US - Marine Masonic Lodge Sponsors Blood Drives
23 Oct 2020

Massachusetts/US – Marine Masonic Lodge Sponsors Blood Drives

(by Falmouth Briefs, The Falmouth Enterprise, October 20, 2020)   The Marine Masonic Lodge is sponsoring two blood drives during […]

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Masonic Library And Museum Of Pennsylvania Reopens For Limited Public Tours
22 Oct 2020

Masonic Library And Museum Of Pennsylvania Reopens For Limited Public Tours

(by CBS3 Staff, CBS3, October 22, 2020)   Another reopening on the road to recovery. The Masonic Library and Museum […]

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England - Three town causes supported by Old Bridlingtonian Lodge of Freemasons
21 Oct 2020

England – Three town causes supported by Old Bridlingtonian Lodge of Freemasons

(by The Newsroom, Birdlington Free Press, 21st October 2020)   Three local causes in Bridlington have received a welcome boost […]

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California/US - King David's Lodge of San Luis Obispo hosts laptop drive to help students with distance learning
20 Oct 2020

California/US – King David’s Lodge of San Luis Obispo hosts laptop drive to help students with distance learning

(by KSBY Staff, KSBY 6 NEWS, October 17, 2020)   Students are in need of laptops and tablets this school […]

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Utah/US - 68 bikes awarded to local students through Masonic Lodge’s reading incentive program
19 Oct 2020

Utah/US – 68 bikes awarded to local students through Masonic Lodge’s reading incentive program

(by Aspen Stoddard, St George News, October 17, 2020)   As part of the “Bikes for Books: reading incentive program […]

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England - Hertfordshire Freemasons and Lifelites donate vital assistive tech for life-limited children
18 Oct 2020

England – Hertfordshire Freemasons and Lifelites donate vital assistive tech for life-limited children

(by Sarah Sarsby, AT today, 14th October 2020)   The Provincial Grand Lodge of Hertfordshire has donated £3,750 to the […]

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Masonic Service Association Relocated to Iowa
17 Oct 2020

Masonic Service Association Relocated to Iowa

(by Christopher Hodapp, Freemasons for Dummies, October 16, 2020) Now in its 101st year, the Masonic Service Association of North […]

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England - Firm foundation for Fylde's Freemasons
16 Oct 2020

England – Firm foundation for Fylde’s Freemasons

(by Claire Lark, The Gazette, 5th October 2020)   A small piece of land at the top of Adelaide Street, […]

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Alaska/US - Kachemak Bay Masons granted dispensation
15 Oct 2020

Alaska/US – Kachemak Bay Masons granted dispensation

(by Michael Armstrong, Homer News, October 16, 2020)   Kachemak Bay Masonic Lodge U.D. (Under Dispensation) has been granted a […]

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Connecticut/US - Cemetery cleanup honors Meriden’s history, Masonic lodge founders
14 Oct 2020

Connecticut/US – Cemetery cleanup honors Meriden’s history, Masonic lodge founders

(by ean Krofssik, myrecordjournal.com, October 12, 2020)   It was a day to honor Meriden history for Meridian Lodge No. […]

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Massachusetts/US - William Parkman Lodge Freemasons Open House
13 Oct 2020

Massachusetts/US – William Parkman Lodge Freemasons Open House

(by David Jackson, Neighbor, Patch, October 10, 2020)   Join us on October 17th from 9:00 to 2:00 at 17 […]

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Australia - Freemasons recognised for ongoing support
12 Oct 2020

Australia – Freemasons recognised for ongoing support

(by Jacinta Counihan, Coast News Community, October 12, 2020)   Freemasons on the Central Coast has received a Community Ambassador […]

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England - Masonic medal stolen 30 years ago to be returned to Canterbury owner
11 Oct 2020

England – Masonic medal stolen 30 years ago to be returned to Canterbury owner

(by Jack Dyson, Kent Online, 11 October 202)   A medal stolen more than 30 years has been found at […]

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England - Surrey charities thank Surrey Freemasons
10 Oct 2020

England – Surrey charities thank Surrey Freemasons

(by editorial board, Charity Today, 6th October 2020)   As we face the prospect of a second winter peak of […]

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A 200-year-old Conspiracy Theory Rears Its Head Again
09 Oct 2020

A 200-year-old Conspiracy Theory Rears Its Head Again

(by Ofri Ilany, HAARETZ, October 09, 2020) Freemasonry is back on the world’s agenda. It’s hard to believe that at […]

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Arizona/US - Masons donate to Meals on Wheels
08 Oct 2020

Arizona/US – Masons donate to Meals on Wheels

(by editorial board, Mohave Velley Daily News, October 04, 2020 ) Bullhead City Meals on Wheels is receiving a donation […]

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Oklahoma/US - Cache Masonic Lodge hosting rib sale fundraiser this weekend
07 Oct 2020

Oklahoma/US – Cache Masonic Lodge hosting rib sale fundraiser this weekend

(by Will Huchinson, ABC 7 News, October 6, 2020)   Smoked ribs will be on the menu this weekend as […]

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England - Charity receives donation from Freemasons for its coronavirus work
06 Oct 2020

England – Charity receives donation from Freemasons for its coronavirus work

(by Claire Lomax, Telegraph&Argus, 6th October 2020)   THE charity Ilkley and District Good Neighbours, which has continued supporting older […]

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05 Oct 2020

Texas/US – Liberty Masonic Lodge recognizes Cynthia Smith with Community Builder Award

(by editorial board, Bluebonnet News, October 4, 2020 )   Liberty Masonic Lodge N0. 48 presented the Community Builder Award […]

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04 Oct 2020

California / US – Masons help clean up Fallbrook

Participating in community cleanup efforts are, from left, Fallbrook Masons Ralph Steinhoff, Dan Clouse and Patrick Gerard. . (by editorial […]

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England - £17k grant from Freemasons for Martha Trust's homes
03 Oct 2020

England – £17k grant from Freemasons for Martha Trust’s homes

(by Eleanor Perkins, Kent Online, 02 October 2020)   A generous five-figure grant will pay for 14 new specialist beds […]

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02 Oct 2020

Australia – Freemasons deliver a $6000 cancer treatment helping hand

(by editorial board, portnews, October 2, 2020)   Children diagnosed with cancer, and their families, will receive a helping hand […]

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England - YoungMinds to receive grant from London Freemasons
01 Oct 2020

England – YoungMinds to receive grant from London Freemasons

(by editorial board, Charity Today, 1st October 2020)   Parents of thousands of young people who are struggling with their […]

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Mozart’s Last Opera ‘The Magic Flute’ Was Premiered On This Day In 1791 In Vienna
30 Sep 2020

Mozart’s Last Opera ‘The Magic Flute’ Was Premiered On This Day In 1791 In Vienna

(by Bhavya Sukheja, RepublicWorld.com, 30th September, 2020) Mozart’s last and famous opera The Magic Flute was premiered for this first […]

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UK - War veteran mentors vulnerable Wigan residents
29 Sep 2020

St Helens, UK – War veteran mentors vulnerable Wigan residents

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, 29 September 2020 ) . Freemason, Andy Reid, works with military veterans, young carers and […]

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England - Freemasons in Essex donate £10,000 to support bereaved children and their families
28 Sep 2020

England – Freemasons in Essex donate £10,000 to support bereaved children and their families

(by Alexandra Collett, Dunmow Broadcast, 28 September 2020)   The money will be used to purchase visual aids, leaflets and […]

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England - Chelmsford charity receives generous donation from local Freemasons
27 Sep 2020

England – Chelmsford charity receives generous donation from local Freemasons

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, 22 September 2020) Kids Inspire welcome £1000 donation as they continue their work to support […]

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England - Bristol Freemasons donate wooden pallets to children's hospice
26 Sep 2020

England – Bristol Freemasons donate wooden pallets to children’s hospice

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, data)   Bristol Freemasons will be donating wooden pallets to the Children’s Hospice South West […]

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England - Lincolnshire Freemasons help local refuges
25 Sep 2020

England – Lincolnshire Freemasons help local refuges

(by The Newsroom, Louth Leader, 23rd September 2020)   Domestic abuse victims 
escaping violence often 
arrive in refuges with nothing […]

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England - Freemasons secure mobility scooter for Dorset woman
24 Sep 2020

England – Freemasons secure mobility scooter for Dorset woman

(by Alex Douglas, Access&Mobility, September 23, 2020)   A local Freemasons group has secured mobility scooter funding for a Dorset […]

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US / Oregon - Masonic donations for those in need
23 Sep 2020

Oregon – Masonic donations for those in need

EUGENE, Ore. — The Masonic Lodge in Eugene is clearing out, but it remains open Tuesday for Holiday Farm Fire […]

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England - Freemasons’ £29,000 boost for Warrington Youth Club
22 Sep 2020

England – Freemasons’ £29,000 boost for Warrington Youth Club

(by David Skentelbery , Warrington Worldwide, 22nd September 2020)   Fifty Warrington children who are experiencing child poverty, social isolation […]

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Cardiff dementia researchers supported by South Wales Freemasons
21 Sep 2020

Cardiff dementia researchers supported by South Wales Freemasons

(by editorial board, Charity Today, September 21, 2020)   Research into a crucial protein linked to the development of Alzheimer’s […]

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Canada - Freemasons’ Cancer Car transportation program suspended due to pandemic
20 Sep 2020

Canada – Freemasons’ Cancer Car transportation program suspended due to pandemic

(by Michael Potestio, Kamloops This Week, September 17, 2020)   Anyone in need of the Freemasons’ Cancer Car program will […]

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US/Texas - Masons conduct cornerstone setting for new LEC
19 Sep 2020

Texas Masons conduct cornerstone setting for new LEC

(by Claire Kowalick, Times Record News, September 18, 2020)   Local Freemasons and the Grand Master Mason of Texas conducted […]

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US - Hesperus Lodge & the Van Hulburt Memorial Golf Tournament
18 Sep 2020

US – Hesperus Lodge & the Van Hulburt Memorial Golf Tournament

(by Press Release , The Batavian, September 18, 2020)   Hesperus Lodge marks two decades of Van Hulburt Memorial Golf […]

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England - Freemasons make donation to Ebor Vale Group of Riding for the Disabled
17 Sep 2020

England – Freemasons make donation to Ebor Vale Group of Riding for the Disabled

(by The Newsroom, Pocklington Post, 15th September 2020)   The Old Pocklingtonian Lodge of Freemasons has managed to raise and […]

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England - Freemasons adventure weekend raises £7000 for St Ann's Hospice
16 Sep 2020

England – Freemasons adventure weekend raises £7000 for St Ann’s Hospice

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, 15 September 2020 )   The 22-strong group also raised £7,000 for St Ann’s Hospice, […]

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US - New Evacuee Relief Site operating in Lane County
15 Sep 2020

US – New Evacuee Relief Site operating in Lane County

(by Chelsea Hunt, KEZI.com, September 14, 2020) EUGENE, Ore. – If you are an evacuee of the Holiday Farm Fire […]

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US - Kansas Masonic Foundation raffling off vintage vehicle to support charitable causes across the state
14 Sep 2020

US – Kansas Masonic Foundation raffling off vintage vehicle to support charitable causes across the state

(by Tagan Trahoon, KVOE.com, September 10, 2020)   Would you like to have a vintage El Camino sitting in your […]

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England - Isle of Wight Freemasons' charity gift to Cruse Bereavement Care
13 Sep 2020

England – Isle of Wight Freemasons’ charity gift to Cruse Bereavement Care

(by Dominic Kureen, County Press, 13 September 2020)   ISLE of Wight Freemasons have handed hundreds of pounds to Cruse […]

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England - Support Dogs given vital funding from Sheffield Freemasons
12 Sep 2020

England – Support Dogs given vital funding from Sheffield Freemasons

(by editorial board, Charity Today, 10 September 2020)   A Sheffield charity that provides, trains and supports specialist assistance dogs […]

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England - FREEMASONS SUPPORT LONDON VOLUNTEER SEARCH AND RESCUE
11 Sep 2020

England – Freemasons support London Volunteer Search and Rescue

(by Ldn-Post, London Post, September 10, 2020)   Staggeringly, around 150 people a day are reported missing in London. Putting […]

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US - Masonic lodge makes local charity contribution
10 Sep 2020

US – Masonic lodge makes local charity contribution

(by editorial board, Village Soup, September 08, 2020)   Eureka Lodge #84 of St. George recently presented a check for […]

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England - Harlow based charity receives cash boost from local Freemasons
09 Sep 2020

England – Harlow based charity receives cash boost from local Freemasons

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, 8 September 2020)   Harlow based domestic abuse charity, Safer Places, who work across Essex […]

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Australia - Gloucester's Les Potter presented a 70 year Masonic Membership Jewel
08 Sep 2020

Australia – Gloucester’s Les Potter presented a 70 year Masonic Membership Jewel

(by Jim Henderson, Gloucester Advocate, September 4, 2020)   Gloucester Freemason, Les Potter has been presented with a 70 year […]

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US - Masons make donations to help students at Villages Elementary of Lady Lake
07 Sep 2020

US – Masons make donations to help students at Villages Elementary of Lady Lake

(by Larry D. Croom, Villages-News, August 22, 2020)   Members of The Villages Masonic Lodge came together recently to support […]

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US - Masons honor community members for service to others
06 Sep 2020

US – Masons honor community members for service to others

(by Staff Report, Chillicothe Gazette, September 2, 2020)   Scottish Rite Masons in Pike and Ross counties honored two Chillicotheans […]

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England - Cambridgeshire Freemasons continue to give lifelines to charities amid Covid-19 pandemic
05 Sep 2020

England – Cambridgeshire Freemasons continue to give lifelines to charities amid Covid-19 pandemic

(by Daniel Mason, ElyStandard, 04 September 2020)   Freemasons across Cambridgeshire, which have centres in Ely, Wisbech, March, Chatteris and […]

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England - Worthing Freemasons double charity raffle profits to help hospice
04 Sep 2020

England – Worthing Freemasons double charity raffle profits to help hospice

(by Elaine Hammond, Worthing Herald, 2nd September 2020)   Worthing freemasons have been able to double the amount raised in […]

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England - Freemasons light the way with £10,560
03 Sep 2020

England – Freemasons light the way with £10,560

(by Beth Sharp, Sidmouth Herald, 3rd September 2020)   The money was donated by the The Devonshire Freemasons to the […]

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England - Freemasons donate thousands to help causes across Devon
02 Sep 2020

England – Freemasons donate thousands to help causes across Devon

(by Lewis Clarke, Community News, 2nd September 2020)   In the last three months, they have given grants totalling more […]

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Australia - Freemasons’ $170k donation gets aged care residents out and about
01 Sep 2020

Australia – Freemasons’ $170k donation gets aged care residents out and about

(by editorial board, PHOTO: Josh Brine, Murray Pioneer, August 26, 2020)   Freemasons Grand Master Dr Neil Jensen (left) presents […]

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Northern Ireland - Freemasons complete online legacy during Covid-19 Lockdown
31 Aug 2020

Northern Ireland – Freemasons complete online legacy during Covid-19 Lockdown

(by Elinor Glynn, Ballymena&Antrim Times, 26th August 2020)   A heritage project, of which the seeds were planted two years […]

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Scotland - Freemasons from a lodge in Inverclyde donated £1,000 to women's aid
30 Aug 2020

Scotland – Freemasons from a lodge in Inverclyde donated £1,000 to women’s aid

(by Claire Amber Young, Greenock Telegraph, 29th August 2020)   Kind-hearted freemasons from a lodge in Inverclyde donated £1,000 to […]

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England - Freemasons pledge to help Worcester Foodbank with demand spike
29 Aug 2020

England – Freemasons pledge to help Worcester Foodbank with demand spike

(by Alicia Kelly, Worcester News, 26th August 2020)   Hundreds of local people will be receiving parcels of food, thanks […]

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The Economist: A global history of the Freemasons
28 Aug 2020

The Economist: A global history of the Freemasons

(by editorial board, The Economist, August 28, 2020)   Since they first came to prominence in the alehouses of 18th-century […]

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England - Freemasons present cheque to Bradbury Centre
27 Aug 2020

England – Freemasons present cheque to Bradbury Centre

(by Alison Cameron, Northern Times, August 25, 2020)   Sutherland Freemasons presented a cheque for £4000 in support of the […]

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Explore hidden treasures of the Freemasons at Cedar Rapids Masonic Library
26 Aug 2020

Explore hidden treasures of the Freemasons at Cedar Rapids Masonic Library

(by Joe Coffey, The History Center, The Gazette, August 26, 2020)   CEDAR RAPIDS — Hidden in plain sight at […]

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England - Freemasons give back to care centre
25 Aug 2020

England – Freemasons give back to care centre

(by Stephan Lehman, Bedfordview and Edenvale NEWS, 23th August 2020)   After reading an article about the late sister Leigh […]

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Micronesia - Freemasons plant trees to help keep Saipan green
24 Aug 2020

Micronesia – Freemasons plant trees to help keep Saipan green

(by Juhnan B. Todino, Marianas Variety, August 24, 2020)   MEMBERS of the Emon Masonic Lodge 179 on Saturday conducted […]

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England - Volunteers charity given funding boost
23 Aug 2020

England – Volunteers charity given funding boost

(by Sam Greenway, Evesham Journal, 19th August 2020)   EVESHAM Volunteer Centre, which supports vulnerable local people with food, medical […]

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England - Freemasons set to open town centre drinking spot to the public
22 Aug 2020

England – Freemasons set to open town centre drinking spot to the public

(by Eddie Bisknell, DerbyshireLive, August 22, 2020)   Belper’s Freemasons are set to open their town centre drinking spot to […]

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England - Uckfield Rotary Club and Sussex Freemasons present charity cheques
21 Aug 2020

England – Uckfield Rotary Club and Sussex Freemasons present charity cheques

(by editorial board, UckfieldNews.com, August 21, 2020)   Cheques were presented yesterday to three charities by Uckfield Rotary Club, and […]

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Facebook removes thousands of pages linked to Qanon conspiracy theory
20 Aug 2020

Facebook removes thousands of pages linked to Qanon conspiracy theory

(by Adam Smith, INDEPENDENT, August 20, 2020)   Facebook has removed thousands of accounts, groups, pages, and advertisements related to […]

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England - Leigh Freemasons give boost to Trust Links
19 Aug 2020

England – Leigh Freemasons give boost to Trust Links

(by Times Reporter, Leigh Times, August 18, 2020)   Leigh Freemason have given a much-needed injection of cash to a […]

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England - Disabled children will gain crucial support thanks to Freemasons
18 Aug 2020

England – Disabled children will gain crucial support thanks to Freemasons

(by editorial board, Charity Today, August 17, 2020)   More than 50 local children with cerebral palsy and other motor […]

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Wales - Mental health charity receive £2k donation from Welshpool Freemasons
17 Aug 2020

Wales – Mental health charity receive £2k donation from Welshpool Freemasons

(by Josie Le Vay, Powys County Times, August 16, 2020)   One of Welshpool’s oldest societies has stepped forward to […]

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LiveScience: Freemasons behind the veil of secrecy
16 Aug 2020

LiveScience: Freemasons behind the veil of secrecy

(by Tom Garlinghouse, LiveScience, August 14, 2020)   Freemasonry, known popularly for its white aprons and arcane symbols, is the […]

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Telangana help needy to restart their petty businesses
15 Aug 2020

India – Freemasons of Telangana help needy to restart their petty businesses

(by Mohammed Hussain, The Siasat Daily, August 15, 2020)   Freemasons of Telangana, on Saturday, on the occasion 74th Independence […]

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Time: What the Freemasons Taught the World About the Power of Secrecy
14 Aug 2020

Time: What the Freemasons Taught the World About the Power of Secrecy

(by John Dickie, TIME, August 13, 2020)   Freemasonry is the world’s most famous secret society. Its secrecy, indeed, made […]

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Australia - Aged care residents stay connected with $3K COVID donation
13 Aug 2020

Australia – Aged care residents stay connected with $3K COVID donation

(by editorial board, The Gympie Times, August 13, 2020)   More than $3000 will go towards helping Gympie’s Cooinda community […]

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Scotland - Local Freemasons get behind Moray School Bank
12 Aug 2020

Scotland – Local Freemasons get behind Moray School Bank

(by Lorna Thompson, Grampian Online, August 12, 2020)   Moray School Bank has received a timely donation from local Freemasons […]

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How does Freemasonry make good men better?
11 Aug 2020

How does Freemasonry make good men better?

(by Bro. Michael Arce, The Midnight Freemasons, August 11, 2020)   I was just a little over halfway into my […]

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England - Flagging up the re-starting of scout meetings
10 Aug 2020

England – Flagging up the re-starting of scout meetings

(by Sue Austin , Shropshire Star, August 10, 2020)   Shifnal scouts will get back to face-to-face meetings next month, […]

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Scotland - Cash from Freemasons helps struggling families through tough times
09 Aug 2020

Scotland – Cash from Freemasons helps struggling families through tough times

(by David Carnduff, Barrhead News, August 7, 2020)   FREEMASONS in East Renfrewshire have donated cash to help people who […]

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England - Freemasons help Wells Cathedral 'Bounce Back'
08 Aug 2020

England – Freemasons help Wells Cathedral ‘Bounce Back’

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, August, 06, 2020)   ‘The Freemasons have been great friends of Wells Cathedral in the […]

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Demystifying Freemasonry
07 Aug 2020

Demystifying Freemasonry

(by Dominic Green, The Spectator, August 07, 2020)   John Dickie presents the movement as egalitarian and democratic rather than […]

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England - Over 8,000 raise a glass to toast the late Rodney Bass OBE who spent a lifetime in public service in Essex
06 Aug 2020

England – Over 8,000 raise a glass to toast the late Rodney Bass OBE

(by Louise Dunderdale, Dunmow Broadcast, August 06, 2020)   Over 8,000 people gathered online for a 9pm toast to remember […]

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US - George Washington Masonic National Memorial Is Open In Alexandria
05 Aug 2020

US – George Washington Masonic National Memorial Is Open In Alexandria

(by Emily Leayman, Yahoo! News, August 4, 2020)   George Washington Masonic National Memorial, perhaps the most recognized landmark of […]

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Would you like a fully professional Masonic information service?
05 Aug 2020

Would you like a fully professional Masonic information service?

Our goal: Our main goal is to become a fully professional online news service. That would be the first such […]

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England - Fund-raising Freemasons take to the River Avon
04 Aug 2020

England – Fund-raising Freemasons take to the River Avon

(by Laura Kearns, Solihull Observer, August 04, 2020)   Fund-raising freemasons have taken to the River Avon to raise money […]

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England - Freemasons’ £2,000 donation for NHS Trust
03 Aug 2020

England – Freemasons’ £2,000 donation for NHS Trust

(by Brad Barnes, Peterborough Telegraph, August 2, 2020)   Earlier in July, Freemasons in Peterborough made a donation of £2000 […]

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Russia - Despite the pandemic, a new Lodge was opened
02 Aug 2020

Russia – Despite the pandemic, a new Lodge was installed in Anapa

(by Grand Lodge of Russia, Wikipedia August 02, 2020) Despite the pandemic, Hyperion Lodge N60 was installed yesterday in Anapa, […]

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Nigeria - Freemasons of Calabar have donated face masks and sanitisers to the Federal Road Safety Corps
01 Aug 2020

Nigeria – Freemasons of Calabar have donated face masks and sanitisers to the Federal Road Safety Corps

(by Nsa Gill, The Nation, July 31, 2020)   FREEMASONS of Calabar Lodge No.3434 EC have donated face masks and […]

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US - John Lewis Funeral Brings Georgia's Grand Lodges Together
31 Jul 2020

US – John Lewis Funeral Brings Georgia’s Grand Lodges Together

(by Christopher Hodapp, Freemasons for Dummies, July 30, 2020)   There is a post-script to Wednesday’s Masonic funeral service for […]

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The Times: How the Freemasons Made the Modern World
30 Jul 2020

The Times: How the Freemasons Made the Modern World

(by Gerard DeGroot, The Times, July 30, 2020)   Forget ruling the world — freemasonry is a story of four […]

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England - Surrey Freemasons Deliver 2,500 PPE Visors in a Day to Help Local Charities
29 Jul 2020

England – Surrey Freemasons Deliver 2,500 PPE Visors in a Day to Help Local Charities

Pam, Receptionist at Meath Epilepsy Wearing Her New Visor . (by Surrey Freemasons, July 29, 2020) . As lockdown restrictions […]

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Scotland - Breakfast boost thanks to kind-hearted donation
28 Jul 2020

Scotland – Breakfast boost thanks to kind-hearted donation

(by Cameron Ritchie, East Lothian Courier, July 20, 2020)   KIND-HEARTED Freemasons have made a donation to ensure children get […]

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England - Cheshire Freemasons facilitate much-needed blood donation service
27 Jul 2020

England – Cheshire Freemasons facilitate much-needed blood donation service

(by Mark Dowling, The Standard, July 14, 2020)   During and beyond the lockdown period, all sorts of clubs and […]

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Freemasonry and the Visual Arts
26 Jul 2020

Freemasonry and the Visual Arts

(by University of Georgia, UGA TODAY, June 24, 2020) . Freemasonry and the Visual Arts from the Eighteenth Century Forward, […]

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England - Floral fountain in blooming good shape thanks to Northumberland Freemasons
25 Jul 2020

England – Floral fountain in blooming good shape thanks to Northumberland Freemasons

(by Ian Smith, Northumberland Gazette, July 20, 2020)   The Heart of Glendale Lodge presented the cheque to the Glendale […]

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Micronesia - Freemasons install new tower clock at Mount Carmel Cathedral
24 Jul 2020

Micronesia – Freemasons install new tower clock at Mount Carmel Cathedral

(by Junhan B. Todino, Marianas Veriety, July 24, 2020)   THE members of the Emon Masonic Lodge No. 179 under […]

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England - Prescot Hospice reopen café thanks to Freemasons donation
23 Jul 2020

England – Prescot Hospice reopen café thanks to Freemasons donation

(by Wayne Devlin, InYourArea Community, July 16, 2020)   Willowbrook Hospice have benefited from a donation, which has been used […]

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North Wales - Freemasons makes kind donation to Domestic Abuse Safety Unit
22 Jul 2020

North Wales – Freemasons makes kind donation to Domestic Abuse Safety Unit

(by Aaliyah Rugg, The Leader, July 22, 2020)   Thousands of pounds have been donated to a domestic abuse charity […]

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US - $100,000 grants going to historic Indiana sites
21 Jul 2020

US – $100,000 grants going to historic Indiana sites

(by Sydney Harbin , wave 3 NEWS, July 21, 2020)   Hundreds of thousands of dollars will go to twelve […]

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Isle of Wight - Visit the Camp in the Cloud thanks to Hampshire Freemasons
20 Jul 2020

Isle of Wight – Visit the Camp in the Cloud thanks to Hampshire Freemasons

(by editorial board, Isle of Wight Observer, July 20, 2020)   More than 1,400 seriously ill children from all over […]

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England - Blackburn with Darwen: Masons help Nightsafe help homeless
19 Jul 2020

England – Blackburn with Darwen: Masons help Nightsafe help homeless

(by Bill Jacobs, This is Lancashire, July 19, 2020)   A grant from to Nightsafe from East Lancashire Freemasons will […]

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Say no to prejudice and superstition against Freemasons
18 Jul 2020

Say no to prejudice and superstition against Freemasons

Dear Reader, FREEMASONRY.network is currently the main promoter of the #EnoughIsEnough campaign by regularly publishing information aimed at showing a […]

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England - Uttlesford Foodbank support from Saffron Walden Freemasons
18 Jul 2020

England – Uttlesford Foodbank support from Saffron Walden Freemasons

(by Louise Dunderdale, Saffron Walden Reporter, July 17, 2020)   Uttlesford Foodbank has seen a 200 percent increase in demand […]

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Canada - Freemasons celebrate 100th anniversary but cancel luncheon
17 Jul 2020

Canada – Freemasons celebrate 100th anniversary but cancel luncheon

(by Mary Caton, Windsor Star, July 17, 2020)   A celebratory luncheon to mark the 100th anniversary of the Border […]

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Scotland - Freemasons’ make cheque mates in supporting charity
16 Jul 2020

Scotland – Freemasons’ make cheque mates in supporting charity

(by Avril Campbell, East Lothian Courier, July 15, 2020)   Freemasons from Musselburgh’s Lodge St John Fisherrow 112 donated £250 […]

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Spain - Costa Blanca Freemasons make first donation since lockdown
15 Jul 2020

Spain – Costa Blanca Freemasons make first donation since lockdown

(by autor, EuroWeekly, July 15, 2020)   The Freemasons of local Lodge, Arenal Deportiva, have donated €2,000 to the Raquel […]

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Freemasonry and the French Revolution
14 Jul 2020

Freemasonry and the French Revolution

(by Dr David Harrison, Dr David Harrison’s website)   It seems that during the eighteenth century, whenever there was a […]

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Scotland - Freemasons donate over £15,000 to local good causes
14 Jul 2020

Scotland – Freemasons donate over £15,000 to local good causes

(by Claire Amber Young, Greenock Telegraph, July 8, 2020)   Generous freemasons from lodges across Inverclyde have donated more than […]

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England - Freemason's boost for Wirral Hospice St John's garden upkeep
13 Jul 2020

England – Freemason’s boost for Wirral Hospice St John’s garden upkeep

(by Craig Manning, WirralGlobe, July 12, 2020)   The charity which helped transform Wirral Hospice St John’s garden has pledged […]

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England - Freemasons and villagers line streets for pub landlord's cortege
12 Jul 2020

England – Freemasons and villagers line streets for pub landlord’s cortege

(by Joanne Moore, Gazette & Herald, July 11, 2020)   MUCH loved pub landlord and respected Freemason Steve Wragg has […]

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England - Exciting future for trio of Barnoldswick Freemasons Lodges
11 Jul 2020

England – Exciting future for trio of Barnoldswick Freemasons Lodges

(by Dominic Collis, Burnley Express, July 9, 2020)   A Masonic Lodge for the future is being prepared for a […]

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US - Newton Masonic Lodge Scholarships
10 Jul 2020

US – Newton Masonic Lodge Scholarships

(by editorial board, Press Mentor, July 08, 2020)   Newton Lodge announced the 2020 scholarship winners. Charlie Schackmann, scholarship chairman, […]

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England- 3D printer donated to Wem school for future generation of engineers
09 Jul 2020

England- 3D printer donated to Wem school for future generation of engineers

(by Charlotte Bentley , Shropshire Star, July 8, 200)   A Wem-based masonic lodge has donated a 3D printer to […]

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US - Northern California Artists Paint Masonic Mural
08 Jul 2020

US – Northern California Artists Paint Masonic Mural

(by Christopher Hodapp, Freemasons for Dummies, July 07, 2020)   NOTE: This post has been edited to credit artist Carl […]

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Isle of Wight - Cash boost for Mountbatten thanks to Freemasons
07 Jul 2020

Isle of Wight – Cash boost for Mountbatten thanks to Freemasons

(by editorial board, On the Wight, July 07, 2020)   Freemasons from Vectis Services Lodge in Ryde have donated £3,000 […]

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England - Freemasons' cash helps children with life-limiting illnesses in Cornwall
06 Jul 2020

England – Freemasons’ cash helps children with life-limiting illnesses in Cornwall

(by Editorial Board, The Packet, June 2020)   Cornwall’s Freemasons have donated cash to help children using hospice care. The […]

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England - Essex Freemasons support local charities hit by Covid-19
05 Jul 2020

England – Essex Freemasons support local charities hit by Covid-19

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, June 2020)   Essex’s freemasons are hoping to raise hundreds of thousands of pounds for […]

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Freemasons & The 4th Of July: Why This Day Is Important
04 Jul 2020

Freemasons & The 4th Of July: Why This Day Is Important

(by MasonicFind, MasonicFind, 4th of July)   The 4th of July is a very important date for both the United […]

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England - St Helens carers' centre receives £7,750 donation courtesy of Freemasons
04 Jul 2020

England – St Helens carers’ centre receives £7,750 donation courtesy of Freemasons

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, July 2, 2020)   As lockdown proceedings begin to ease around the country, with non-essential […]

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North Wales - Cambria Meridian Lodge donates £2,000 to Rhyl Men's Shed
03 Jul 2020

North Wales – Cambria Meridian Lodge donates £2,000 to Rhyl Men’s Shed

(by Duncan Rieder, Rhyl, Prestatyn & Abergele Journal, July 03, 2020)   A RHYL community group has helped support another […]

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England - Freemasons donate thousands to foodbanks
02 Jul 2020

England – Freemasons donate thousands to foodbanks

(by David Sedgwick, New Posts Leader, July 2, 2020)   Northumberland Freemasons have donated £1,500 from the Masonic Charitable Foundation […]

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England - Hot meal initiative sees Horsham Freemasons deliver 150 meals
01 Jul 2020

England – Hot meal initiative sees Horsham Freemasons deliver 150 meals

(by Jasmin Martin, West Sussex County Times, June 29, 2020)   Every Sunday lunchtime Horsham Freemasons – who meet at […]

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England - Freemasons' grand donation to Godalming food bank
30 Jun 2020

England – Freemasons’ grand donation to Godalming food bank

(by Miguel Godfrey, Community News, June, 29, 2020)   St Mark’s Food Bank in Godalming has received a donation of […]

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England - Freemasons give £5,000 boost to Harrogate Scrubbers community sewers
29 Jun 2020

England – Freemasons give £5,000 boost to Harrogate Scrubbers community sewers

(by editorial board, Charity Today, June 15, 2020)   A Harrogate community group making personal protective equipment (PPE) for doctors […]

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England - Peterborough Freemasons give £2,000 for local scrubs charity
28 Jun 2020

England – Peterborough Freemasons give £2,000 for local scrubs charity

(by Brad Barnes, Peterborough Telegraph, June 28, 2020)   Peterborough Freemasons in conjunction with the Masonic Charitable Foundation have donated […]

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US - Oxford Freemason Group Raise Funds for CASA of Lafayette County and Boy Scouts
27 Jun 2020

US – Oxford Freemason Group Raise Funds for CASA of Lafayette County and Boy Scouts

(by editorial board, The Local Voice, June 25, 2020)   Here in the busy town of Oxford, Mississippi, there are […]

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England - Community group helping vulnerable Shifnal people receives £1,000 boost from returning Freemasons
27 Jun 2020

England – Community group helping vulnerable Shifnal people receives £1,000 boost from returning Freemasons

(by Rory Smith, Shropshire Star, June 27, 2020)   A total of £1,000 has been donated to a community group […]

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Ghana - Freemasons donate equipment worth ₵280,000 to Noguchi for Covid-19 fight
26 Jun 2020

Ghana – Freemasons donate equipment worth ₵280,000 to Noguchi for Covid-19 fight

(by editorial board, Myjoyonline.com , June 26, 2020)   The District Grand lodge of Ghana has presented medical equipment comprising […]

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26 Jun 2020

How to live in the time of the Coronavirus

(by Géplu, HIRAM.be, June 23, 2020)   A surprise book by two well-known Masonic authors, Alain Bauer and Roger Dachez, […]

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England - Gloucestershire Freemasons donate £2000 to local relief project
25 Jun 2020

England – Gloucestershire Freemasons donate £2000 to local relief project

(by Leanne Woodruff, Gazette, June 23, 2020)   The Gloucestershire Freemasons donated £2000 to support the Vintage Birdcage Cakery through […]

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England - Hospital heroes scrub up well thanks to support from Yorkshire Freemasons
24 Jun 2020

England – Hospital heroes scrub up well thanks to support from Yorkshire Freemasons

(by Louise Perrin, The Scarborough News, June 24, 2020)   Doctors and nurses at Scarborough, York and Hull Hospitals are […]

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India - Freemasons of Nagpur to celebrate Universal Brotherhood Day
23 Jun 2020

India – Freemasons of Nagpur to celebrate Universal Brotherhood Day

Rajeev Khandelwal, OSM, Grand Master, GLI. (by Staff Reporter, The Hitavada, June 23, 2020) . FREEMASONS of Nagpur will be […]

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England - Rochdale Freemasons step up to the plate with donations for local foodbank
22 Jun 2020

England – Rochdale Freemasons step up to the plate with donations for local foodbank

(by editorial board, Rochdale Online, June 22, 2020)   Rochdale District Freemasons have really stepped up to the plate, collecting […]

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Fiji - Freemasons’ birth at high noon
21 Jun 2020

Fiji – Freemasons’ birth at high noon

(by John Mitchell, Fiji Times, June 21, 2020)   Among the many things that find their humble beginnings in Levuka […]

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England - Freemasons deliver the goods to Warrington Foodbank
20 Jun 2020

England – Freemasons deliver the goods to Warrington Foodbank

(by David Skentelbery, Warrington Worldwide, June 18, 2020)   More than 60 bags of shopping were delivered to Warrington Foodbank […]

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US - Protesters Topple, Burn Statue of Albert Pike
20 Jun 2020

US – Protesters Topple, Burn Statue of Albert Pike

(by Rachel Sadon, dcist, June 20, 2020) . For a period in the early 1990s and again in the wake […]

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19 Jun 2020

US – More Masonic Grand Lodges Issue Unity Statements On Protests

The statue of Kościuszko destroyed by rioters (by Christopher Hodapp, Freemasons for Dummies, June 18, 2020)   In the wake […]

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North Wales - Freemasons donate £9,500 to House Hospice's Meals Matter Program
18 Jun 2020

North Wales – Freemasons donate £9,500 to House Hospice’s Meals Matter Program

(by Andrew Nuttall, The Leader, June 18, 2020)   A SIZEABLE donation has been made to a mobile food service […]

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England & Wales - Freemasons fund kids digital access
17 Jun 2020

England & Wales – Freemasons fund kids digital access

(by editorial board, Charity Today, June 17, 2020)   Vulnerable and disadvantaged children and young people will be receiving laptops, […]

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England - Faversham Freemasons submit plans to expand Masonic Hall
16 Jun 2020

England – Faversham Freemasons submit plans to expand Masonic Hall

(by Joe Wright, Kent Online, June 15, 2020)   Fed-up neighbours and councillors have voiced their concerns at plans to […]

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England - 63 Horsham families supported by Freemasons food initiative
15 Jun 2020

England – 63 Horsham families supported by Freemasons food initiative

(by editorial board, District Post, June 15, 2020)   It is now six weeks since the Horsham Masonic Lodges that […]

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England - Isolated and life-limited children to receive assistive technology
14 Jun 2020

England – Isolated and life-limited children to receive assistive technology

(by editorial board, Charity Today, June 16,2020)   The Provincial Grand Lodge of Cornwall pledged £1,000 to the charity Lifelites […]

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South Wales - Freemasons help patients and their families to keep in touch
13 Jun 2020

South Wales – Freemasons help patients and their families to keep in touch

(by Jo Barnes, South Wales Argus, June 6, 2020)   MONMOUTHSHIRE Freemasons have donated a number of iPads to the […]

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England - Essex Search and Rescue receive hand sanitiser donations from Freemasons
12 Jun 2020

England – Essex Search and Rescue receive hand sanitiser donations from Freemasons

(by InYourArea Community, Community News, June 11, 2020)   Freemasons in Essex have donated 50 litres of hand sanitiser to […]

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Wales - Freemasons make kind donation to Flintshire Foodbank
11 Jun 2020

Wales – Freemasons make kind donation to Flintshire Foodbank

(by Aaliyah Rugg, The Leader, June 11, 2020)   MEMBERS of a Freemasons group have made feeding Flintshire their main […]

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England - Freemasons donate £3k to help foodbank cause
10 Jun 2020

England – Freemasons donate £3k to help foodbank cause

(by Barrie White, Oswestry & Border Counties Advertizer, June 10, 2020)   THE manager of the Oswestry and Borders Foodbank […]

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A massive £15,000 has been donated to super cyclone victims in India and Bangladesh
09 Jun 2020

A massive £15,000 has been donated to super cyclone victims in India and Bangladesh

(by Matt Perkins, Community News, June 9, 2020)   Urgently needed support has been sent to Bangladesh and India thanks […]

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England and Wales - Freemasons provide 120,000 people with 300,000 meals and 38 tonnes of food
08 Jun 2020

England and Wales – Freemasons provide 120,000 people with 300,000 meals and 38 tonnes of food

(by editorial board, Charity Today, June 08, 2020)   WITH many families struggling to put food on the table Freemasons […]

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England - Bloodbikes ride away with £1000 from the Freemasons
07 Jun 2020

England – Bloodbikes ride away with £1000 from the Freemasons

(by Lewis Clarke, DevonLIVE, May 31, 2020)   Bloodbikers have ridden away with a £1,000 donation from the Freemasons. At […]

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England - Harrogate Hospital Radio gets £1k broadcasting boost from town’s Freemasons
06 Jun 2020

England – Harrogate Hospital Radio gets £1k broadcasting boost from town’s Freemasons

(by editorial board, Charity Today, 01.06.2020)   A charity radio station which has seen its presenters broadcasting from improvised studios […]

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05 Jun 2020

England – Freemasons provide people with donations of meals during the Covid-19 pandemic

(by Ldn-Post, London Post, June 5, 2020)   With many families struggling to put food on the table Freemasons across […]

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Scotland - Wheelie kind cyclist helped local freemasons raise almost £1,500 for a local charity
04 Jun 2020

Scotland – Wheelie kind cyclist helped local freemasons raise almost £1,500 for a local charity

(by Claire Amber Young, Greenock Telegraph, May 24, 2020)   A wheelie kind cyclist got into top gear and helped […]

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England - Freemasons respond after 'crude bomb threat' at Penryn Masonic Lodge
03 Jun 2020

England – Freemasons respond after ‘crude bomb threat’ at Penryn Masonic Lodge

(by Charlotte Becquart, CornwallLive, June 3, 2020)   A Masonic lodge has spoken out after a homemade bomb was found […]

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England - Local Freemasons contribute to £1m Covid-19 fundraising
02 Jun 2020

England – Local Freemasons contribute to £1m Covid-19 fundraising

(by editorial board, Mags4Dorset, June 2, 2020)   Freemasons in Bournemouth and Christchurch, who come under the Province of Hampshire […]

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England - How Freemasons are helping to tackle Covid crisis
01 Jun 2020

England – How Freemasons are helping to tackle Covid crisis

(by The Newsroom, Peterborough Telegraph, May 30, 2020)   The role of Freemasonry in society in the 21st century is […]

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US - Philadelphia's Masonic Statues Vandalized
31 May 2020

US – Philadelphia’s Masonic Statues Vandalized

(by Christopher Hodapp, Freemasons for Dummies, May 30, 2020)   Masonic statues of Benjamin Franklin and George Washington in Philadelphia […]

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US - Freemasons in St. Lawrence County honor dispatchers with free lunches Friday
30 May 2020

US – Freemasons in St. Lawrence County honor dispatchers with free lunches Friday

(by W.T. Eckert, NNY 360, May 29, 2020)   CANTON — Many people don’t think of that voice on the […]

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England - How Derbyshire Freemasons are helping to save lives during the coronavirus crisis
29 May 2020

England – How Derbyshire Freemasons are helping to save lives during the coronavirus crisis

(by Stuart Riley and Michael Broomhead, Derbyshire Times, May 13, 2020)   Derbyshire Freemasons have helped hundreds of people across […]

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Russia - “Our temples are closed, lodges are not meeting — brothers are gathering in Zoom”
28 May 2020

Russia – “Our temples are closed, lodges are not meeting — brothers are gathering in Zoom”

(by editorial board, Realoe Vremya, May 28, 2020)   The interview with Andrey Bogdanov — about Freemasons in Russia, the […]

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England - Freemasons pump in millions in cash and commitment to fight Covid-19
27 May 2020

England – Freemasons pump in millions in cash and commitment to fight Covid-19

(by The Newsroom, Louth Leader, May 18, 2020)   Despite the continuing lockdown preventing Lodges from meeting and holding charitable […]

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England - Freemasons raise more than £1million to support those affected by the coronavirus pandemic
26 May 2020

England – Freemasons raise more than £1million to support those affected by the coronavirus pandemic

(by Danielle Thompson, Champion, May, 2020)   FREEMASONS have raised more than £1million to support those affected by the coronavirus […]

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India - Hyderabad: Rotary & Freemasons extend Rs 1.75 crores relief
25 May 2020

India – Hyderabad: Rotary & Freemasons extend Rs 1.75 crores relief

(by Hans News Service, The Hans India, May, 24, 2020)   The Rotary and Freemasons of Twin Cities have provided […]

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South Wales - Freemasons donate 3,000 visors to frontline workers
24 May 2020

South Wales – Freemasons donate 3,000 visors to frontline workers

(by Rhys Williams, Caerphilly Observer, May 22, 2020)   The South Wales Freemasons have donated 3,000 face visors to more […]

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England - Provincial Grand Masters of Hampshire & Isle of Wight Freemasons bows out
23 May 2020

England – Provincial Grand Masters of Hampshire & Isle of Wight Freemasons bows out

(by Island Echo, Island Echo, May 22, 2020)   The Provincial Grand Master of the Freemasons for the Province of […]

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England - Freemasons are supplying Tablets to acute hospitals and hospices
22 May 2020

England – Freemasons are supplying Tablets to acute hospitals and hospices

(by Andy Hemsley, Eastbourne Herald, May 22, 2020)   The Samsung Tablets will enable bed-dependent hospital patients receiving treatment for […]

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England - Freemasons give generous grant to ambulance staff tackling coronavirus
21 May 2020

England – Freemasons give generous grant to ambulance staff tackling coronavirus

(by Daniel Mason, Cambs Times, May 21, 2020)   Freemasons across the Fens, including in Ely, Wisbech, March, Chatteris and […]

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Saint Cecilia’s Care Group has received a donation of some computer tablets from the United Grand Lodge of England.
20 May 2020

England – Care home residents stay in touch thanks to Freemasons

(by The Newsroom, The Scarborough News , May 18, 2020)   Saint Cecilia’s Care Group has received a donation of […]

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England - Lincolnshire Freemasons raise millions of pounds to help during the coronavirus pandemic
19 May 2020

England – Lincolnshire Freemasons raise millions of pounds to help during the coronavirus pandemic

(by The Newsroom, Gainsborough Standard, May 19, 2020)   Online and text donations have been pouring into the Freemasons’ Covid-19 […]

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Egypt - TV series provokes controversy for referencing Freemasonry
18 May 2020

Egypt – TV series provokes controversy for referencing Freemasonry

(by editorial board, Egypt Independent, May 18, 2020)   Egyptian Ramadan 2020 television series “Al-Nihaya” (The End) has provoked controversy […]

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England - Highbridge area Foodbank given £2,000 boost by Freemasons and charity
17 May 2020

England – Highbridge area Foodbank given £2,000 boost by Freemasons and charity

(by Burnham-On-Sea.com, Burnham-On-Sea.com, May 17, 2020)   The Highbridge area Foodbank, which supports people in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge, has been […]

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West Wales - Freemasons deliver £10,000 worth of goods to Charities
16 May 2020

West Wales – Freemasons deliver £10,000 worth of goods to Charities

(by Observer Reporter, Tenby Observer, May 15, 2020)   The West Wales Freemasons have delivered £10,000 worth of goods to […]

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England - Devon Freemasons give £25,000 support to local charities and organisations
15 May 2020

England – Devon Freemasons give £25,000 support to local charities and organisations

(by Lewis Clarke, DevonLive, May 15, 2020)   Freemasons across Devon have provided £25,000 to support the county’s charities and […]

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England - Nottinghamshire Freemasons help Worksop College with PPE project
14 May 2020

England – Nottinghamshire Freemasons help Worksop College with PPE project

(by John Smith, Worksop Guardian, May 14, 2020)   The Freemasons of Nottinghamshire are supporting Worksop College in raise more […]

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England - Freemasons donate tablets to hospitals
13 May 2020

England – Freemasons donate tablets to hospitals

(by The Newsroom, Pocklington Post, May 13, 2020)   A new COVID-19 Response Group formed by the United Grand Lodge […]

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US / Ironwood - Pizza from the Freemasons
12 May 2020

US / Ironwood – Pizza from the Freemasons

(by Tom Laventure, Your Daily Globe, May 12, 2020)   Ironwood – Area first responders and health professionals were treated […]

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11 May 2020

Spain – Freemasons in Costa del Sol have a Commitment to Society during Lockdown

(by John Smith, Euro Weekly, May 8, 2020)   For many years, especially in Spain, the word Freemason conjured up […]

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England - Essex Freemasons donate thousands of face masks
10 May 2020

England – Essex Freemasons donate thousands of face masks

(by lex Gidden, Maldon Standard, May 10, 2020)   CARE homes in the district have been handed a major boost […]

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England - Freemasons team up with Norfolk firm to provide PPE to community carers
09 May 2020

England – Freemasons team up with Norfolk firm to provide PPE to community carers

(by Daniel Moxon, Diss Mercury, May 06, 2020)   Norfolk Freemasons have teamed up with Loddon-based production firm Panel Graphic […]

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Freemasonry and Neoplatonism
08 May 2020

Freemasonry and Neoplatonism

This week, the hosts of The Masonic Roundtable discuss the philosophy of Neoplatonism! Click the picture to watch the Episode […]

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England - Freemasons launch Square Meals scheme in Sudbury
07 May 2020

England – Freemasons launch Square Meals scheme in Sudbury

(by Thomas Malina, Suffolk Free Press, May 07, 2020)   A new charity-run food delivery scheme aims to put essentials […]

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England - Yatton foodbank receives Freemason boost
06 May 2020

England – Yatton foodbank receives Freemason boost

(by Carrington Walker, Weston, Worle & Somerset Mercury, May 6, 2020)   The Somerset Freemasons has donated £1,000 to a […]

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England - Shropshire's Freemasons donate £44,000 to food banks
05 May 2020

England – Shropshire’s Freemasons donate £44,000 to food banks

(by Charlotte Bentley , Shropshire Star, May 04, 2020)   Shropshire’s Freemasons have donated more than £44,000 to help local […]

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Brexit Party MS the only publicly declared Freemason parliamentarian in Britain
04 May 2020

Brexit Party MS the only publicly declared Freemason parliamentarian in Britain

(by editorial board, nation.cymru, May 4, 2020)   A Brexit party Member of the Senedd is the only parliamentarian in […]

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Bermuda - Freemasons Donate $5,000 For Covid-19 Relief
03 May 2020

Bermuda – Freemasons Donate $5,000 For Covid-19 Relief

(by editorial board, BERNEWS.COM, May 03,2020)   The Freemasons have donated $5,000 to the Bermuda Community Foundation to support those […]

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England - Essex Freemasons deliver first batches of PPE protection
02 May 2020

England – Essex Freemasons deliver first batches of PPE protection

(by Times Reporter, Leigh Times, 02.05.2020)   ESSEX Freemasons have delivered the first batch of 5,000 PPE visors to front […]

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England - Herefordshire Freemasons' big donation to help veterans
01 May 2020

England – Herefordshire Freemasons’ big donation to help veterans

(by James Thomas, Stourbridge Freemasons, April 29, 2020)   ALMOST £80,000 in funding will go towards helping hundreds of people […]

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England - Midhurst Freemasons donate £500 to foodbank
30 Apr 2020

England – Midhurst Freemasons donate £500 to foodbank

(by Joe Stack, Midhurst and Petworth Observer, April 30, 2020)   The group made the donation despite Freemasonry in the […]

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England - Freemasons maintain gift tradition for Wigan hospice in coronavirus crisis
29 Apr 2020

England – Freemasons maintain gift tradition for Wigan hospice in coronavirus crisis

(by Charles Graham, Wigan Today, April 29, 2020)   The gift is funded by lodge and chapter donations and members […]

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Scotland - Freemasons donate iPads for lonely hospital patients
28 Apr 2020

Scotland – Freemasons donate iPads for lonely hospital patients

(by Claire Amber Young, Greenock Telegraph, April 28, 2020)   Kind-hearted freemasons from lodges across Inverclyde are making sure isolated […]

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England - Croydon Masons let NHS key workers use car park for free
27 Apr 2020

England – Croydon Masons let NHS key workers use car park for free

(by autor, Community News, April 17, 2020)   With key workers being told to avoid using public transport where possible […]

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England - Cheshire Freemasons commit to helping good causes throughout coronavirus pandemic
26 Apr 2020

England – Cheshire Freemasons commit to helping good causes throughout coronavirus pandemic

(by Mark Dowling, The Standard, April 14, 2020)   A CHESHIRE group which has donated £1 million to good causes […]

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Australia - Freemasons donate Rescue Boat
25 Apr 2020

Australia – Freemasons donate Rescue Boat

(by Simon Pierce, Coast Community News, April 21, 2020)   The Freemasons on the Central Coast have continued their longstanding […]

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The Economist: Freemasons want to be known for hand wash, not handshakes
24 Apr 2020

The Economist: Freemasons want to be known for hand wash, not handshakes

(by editorial board, The Economist, April 24, 2020)   The freemasons, a centuries-old network of fraternal lodges, have long provided […]

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England - Essex Freemasons join the fight against Covid-19 with campaign for PPE
23 Apr 2020

England – Essex Freemasons join the fight against Covid-19 with campaign for PPE

(by Colin Felton for the Essex Chronicle, Community News, April 23, 2020)   Essex Freemasons have mobilised its 9,000 members […]

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England and Wales - Freemasons vow to help the elderly during COVID-19 crisis
22 Apr 2020

England and Wales – Freemasons vow to help the elderly during COVID-19 crisis

(by Livia Ferreira, Keep the Faith, April 22, 2020)   Freemasons across England and Wales are coming together to provide […]

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Scotland - Kirkcaldy Freemasons to remain open over the summer to help people in need
21 Apr 2020

Scotland – Kirkcaldy Freemasons to remain open over the summer to help people in need

(by Darren Gibb, Fife Today, April 21, 2020)   Freemasons at Lodge 1599 in Kirkcaldy have raised £100 to help […]

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New chief executive of Masonic Charitable Foundation
20 Apr 2020

New chief executive of Masonic Charitable Foundation

(by Rebecca Tuffin, KentOnline, April 20, 2020)   A Kent man has been appointed the new head of a national […]

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Australia - Freemasons Foundation donates blankets to Uniting Ballarat to help vulnerable people
19 Apr 2020

Australia – Freemasons Foundation donates blankets to Uniting Ballarat to help vulnerable people

(by Erin Williams, The Courier, April 19, 2020)   Uniting Ballarat has received its largest donation of blankets from the […]

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The Times: Freemasons’ chief executive David Staples chips away at centuries of tradition
18 Apr 2020

The Times: Freemasons’ chief executive David Staples chips away at centuries of tradition

(by Tom Ball, The Times, April 18, 2020)   From the secret handshakes to the even more secret initiation ceremonies, […]

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The Times: The Grand Master Mason has suggested that the pandemic is a form of divine retribution
17 Apr 2020

The Times: The Grand Master Mason has suggested that the pandemic is a form of divine retribution

(by Marc Horne, The Times, April 16, 2020)   The leader of Scotland’s Freemasons has become embroiled in a controversy […]

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Ghana - Grand Master of Freemasons orders all ‘masons of rank & fortune’ to release cash to support COVID-19
16 Apr 2020

Ghana – Grand Master of Freemasons orders all ‘masons of rank & fortune’ to release cash to support COVID-19

(by Qwame Benedict, GHPAGE, April 16, 2020)   The Grand Master of the District Grand Lodge of Ghana E.C., R.W. […]

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Northern Ireland - Freemasons vow to help protect the elderly during Covid-19 crisis
15 Apr 2020

Northern Ireland – Freemasons vow to help protect the elderly during Covid-19 crisis

(by editorial board, Love Belfast, April 15, 2020)   ●Freemasons across England and Wales are joining forces to provide essential […]

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England - £15,000 Freemasons' grant will buy home visits for disabled children in Wiltshire
14 Apr 2020

England – £15,000 Freemasons’ grant will buy home visits for disabled children in Wiltshire

(by Tom Seaward, Swindon Advertizer, April 14, 2020)   A £15,000 grant from Wiltshire Freemasons will help fund home visits […]

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England - Bucks NHS staff was 'overwhelmed' with kind donation of more than 12.000 Easter eggs
13 Apr 2020

England – Bucks NHS staff was ‘overwhelmed’ with donation of more than 12.000 Easter eggs

(by Stephanie Wareham, Bucks Free Press, April 10, 2020)   Staff at Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust have been given an […]

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England - The story of Penshaw Monument and its links to the Freemasons
12 Apr 2020

England – The story of Penshaw Monument and its links to the Freemasons

(by ony Gillan, Sunderland Echo, April 12, 2020)   Anyone who spends much time in and around Sunderland is familiar […]

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England - Freemasons offer their Upminster car park for free to key workers
11 Apr 2020

England – Freemasons offer their Upminster car park for free to key workers

(by Lindsay Jones, Romford Recorder, April 10, 2020)   Freemasons in Upminster have opened up their car park to NHS […]

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Masonry and mental health (a new MRT episode)
10 Apr 2020

Masonry and mental health (a new MRT episode)

Coronavirus and social distancing got you down? This week, the hosts of The Masonic Roundtable discuss the intersection of Masonry […]

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Northern Ireland - Freemasons donate 2,000 safety gloves to Simon Community
09 Apr 2020

Northern Ireland – Freemasons donate 2,000 safety gloves to Simon Community

(by Elinor Glynn, Ballymena&Antrim Times, April 07, 2020)   Freemasons from Seven Towers and Masserene Masonic District Charity Committee have […]

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England - Sussex foodbanks to receive £28,000 support from Sussex Freemasons
08 Apr 2020

England – Sussex foodbanks to receive £28,000 support from Sussex Freemasons

(by Carly-May Kavanagh, Eastbourne Herald, April 08, 2020)   Foodbanks across Sussex are to benefit from an immediate grant of […]

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07 Apr 2020

England – Miles more food from the Freemasons

(by editorial board, Rochdale Online, April 07, 2020)   Rochdale District Freemasons are going the extra mile to help those […]

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England - Fundraising page set up for Eastbourne NHS staff
06 Apr 2020

England – Fundraising page set up for Eastbourne NHS staff

(by Ginny Sanderson, Eastbourne Herald, April 6, 2020)   Friends of Eastbourne Hospital have set up a crowdfunder to support […]

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Jacques de Molay: The Last Grand Master of the Knights Templar
05 Apr 2020

Jacques de Molay: The Last Grand Master of the Knights Templar

(by Lorne Pierce/ Elaine Paulionis Phelen, Universal Freemasonry, April 05, 2020) Originally Published in 1949 by Bro. Lorne Pierce, Past […]

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Donation of £5,000 given to Awyr Las serving North Wales health board to provide patients with Tablet PCs
04 Apr 2020

Donation of £5,000 given to Awyr Las serving North Wales health board to provide patients with Tablet PCs

(by Suzanne Kendrick, the free press, April 2, 2020)   THOUSANDS of pounds has been donated to a charity that […]

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Gibraltar - District Grand Lodge raises £26,400 in 24 hours for Covid-19
03 Apr 2020

Gibraltar – District Grand Lodge raises £26,400 in 24 hours for Covid-19

(by editorial board, Gibraltar Chronicle, March 3, 2020)   The District Grand Lodge of Gibraltar donated £26,400 to the Gibraltar […]

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India - Freemasons fight COVID-19 by providing the necessary equipment
02 Apr 2020

India – Freemasons fight COVID-19 by providing the necessary equipment

(by editorial board, APN NEWS, April 2, 2020)   The Freemasons of Telangana have been providing COVID-19 Relief to the […]

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North Wales Freemasons donate technology to support national health services
01 Apr 2020

North Wales Freemasons donate technology to support national health services

(by Steve Craddock, The Leader, March 31, 2020)   NORTH Wales Freemasons have donated thousands of pounds to help hospital […]

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England - Worthing care charity receives donation from Sussex Freemasons
31 Mar 2020

England – Worthing care charity receives donation from Sussex Freemasons

(by Amber Rickman, Worthing Herald, March 31, 2020)   Worthing charity Care for Veterans has received a donation of more […]

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England - Day hospice nets £1,000 donation from Freemasons
30 Mar 2020

England – Day hospice nets £1,000 donation from Freemasons

(by Callum Lawton, Midweek Herald, March 29, 2020)   A Honiton day hospice recently benefitted from the generosity of the […]

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England - Celebrating 125 years of Peterborough Freemasons lodge
29 Mar 2020

England – Celebrating 125 years of Peterborough Freemasons lodge

(by The Newsroom, Peterborough Telegraph, March 29, 2020)   In the Fraternity of Freemasonry there is much to celebrate. Individuals […]

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England - Cheshire Freemasons raise a glass to those working in the NHS
28 Mar 2020

England – Cheshire Freemasons raise a glass to those working in the NHS

(by Jessica Farrington, Warrington Guardian, March 27, 2020)   Cheshire Freemasons have been taking part in a national toast to […]

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Manly P. Hall
27 Mar 2020

Manly P. Hall

This week, the hosts of The Masonic Roundtable discuss the life and work of Manly P Hall! Click the picture […]

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Australia - Freemasons donate thermal imaging camera to firefighters
26 Mar 2020

Australia – Freemasons donate thermal imaging camera to firefighters

(by Stan Gorton, The Islander, March 26, 2020)   The Glenelg Lodge of Freemasons has donated a welcome piece of […]

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Derbyshire Freemasons help fund African surgical training programme
25 Mar 2020

Derbyshire Freemasons help fund African surgical training programme

(by Jane McFarlane, DerbyshireLive, March 23, 2020)   Thousands of seriously ill people across Africa, who have no access to […]

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Coronavirus: Freemasons invite public to take part in centuries-old tradition
24 Mar 2020

Coronavirus: Freemasons invite public to take part in centuries-old tradition

(by editorial board/Adalberto Roque/AFP/Getty Images, The Week, March 24, 2020)   The UK’s Freemasons are breaking with convention to invite […]

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Freemasons. Building on tradition – interview with Dr David Staples
23 Mar 2020

Freemasons call on public to join centuries-old tradition to remind them they are ‘not alone’ amid Coronavirus outbreak

(by Chantal da Silva, Newsweek, March 23, 2020)   As one of the world’s most famous secret societies, the Freemasons […]

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England - Freemasons help Skipton Juniors football club buy moveable goal posts
22 Mar 2020

England – Freemasons help Skipton Juniors football club buy moveable goal posts

(by Lesley Tate, Craben Herald & Pioneer, March 20, 2020)   SKIPTON Juniors Football Club has been given £1,500 by […]

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England - Artizan International Benefits From Freemasons Donation
21 Mar 2020

England – Artizan International Benefits From Freemasons Donation

(by editorial board, Charity Today, March 21, 2020)   A Harrogate charity which empowers and supports people with disabilities to […]

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20 Mar 2020

Coronovirus Blues (a new MRT episode)

Coronavirus and social distancing got you down? This week, the hosts of The Masonic Roundtable discuss what you can do […]

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Australia - Two community groups receive a share of $16,600
19 Mar 2020

Australia – Two community groups receive a share of $16,600

(by editorial board, Coast Community News, March 19, 2020)   Two community groups working to make the Central Coast a […]

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UGLE: All Lodge and Chapter meetings are suspended
18 Mar 2020

UGLE – All Lodge and Chapter meetings are suspended

The below Important Announcement from The Grand Master, HRH The Duke of Kent, was sent on 17 March 2020: In view […]

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St Patricks Day (The Masonic Minute)
17 Mar 2020

St Patricks Day (The Masonic Minute)

This week Ill. Bro. Steven L. Harrison 33° gives us the real story of St. Patrick and who turned it […]

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Traveling Without Moving: Masonic Improvement During the COVID Panic
16 Mar 2020

Traveling Without Moving: Masonic Improvement During the COVID Panic

(by Christopher Hodapp, Freemasons for Dummies, March 15, 2020)   The almost overnight shuttering of nearly all Masonic activity across […]

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England - Freemasons donate hundreds to Children's Hospice South West
15 Mar 2020

England – Freemasons donate hundreds to Children’s Hospice South West

(by Lewis Clarke, DevonLive, March 13, 2020)   The Provincial Grand Lodge of Devonshire Freemasons presented £940 through the Masonic […]

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COVID-19 - All Masonic activities have been significantly reduced (Regulars) or suspended (Liberals)...
14 Mar 2020

COVID-19 – All Masonic activities have been significantly reduced or suspended…

the source: FREEMASONRY.network   After consultation with the Rulers and Senior members of the Board, the United Grand Lodge of […]

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Southeastern Masonic Symposium
13 Mar 2020

Southeastern Masonic Symposium

LIVE from Southeastern Masonic Education Symposium – the hosts of The Masonic Roundtable came down to Tampa Florida’s first Masonic […]

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Coronavirus - Guidelines for Masonic Activity in Massachusetts
12 Mar 2020

Coronavirus – Guidelines for Masonic Activity in Massachusetts

(by Christopher Rooney, Massachusetts Freemasons, March 11, 2020)   From the desk of the Grand Master. I firmly believe in […]

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Wales - Tenby Freemasons donation in memory of Nigel
11 Mar 2020

Wales – Tenby Freemasons donation in memory of Nigel

(by Observer Reporter, Tenby Observer, March 11, 2020)   When Nigel Jones sadly passed away just before Christmas from heart […]

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Australia - Freemasons donate to help find a cure for aggressive cancer
10 Mar 2020

Australia – Freemasons donate to help find a cure for aggressive cancer

(by Meg Francis, The Maitland Mercury, March 8, 2020)   TWENTY thousand dollars has been donated to the Hunter Medical […]

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England - Grantham Freemasons make life-saving defibrillator available to the public
09 Mar 2020

England – Grantham Freemasons make life-saving defibrillator available to the public

(by Graham Newton, Grantham Journal, March 09, 2020)   Freemasons in Grantham have made a defibrillator available to the public […]

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England - Masons give cash boost to award-winning hospital cafe in Maldon
08 Mar 2020

England – Masons give cash boost to award-winning hospital cafe in Maldon

(by Bryony Ormes, Maldon Standard, March 8, 2020)   A Freemasons group has made another charitable donation to a community […]

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Cut out ceremonial handshakes to fight coronavirus, freemasons told
07 Mar 2020

Cut out ceremonial handshakes to fight coronavirus, freemasons told

(by Bill Gardner, The Telegraph, March 5, 2020)   United Grand Lodge of England advises thousands of members against physical […]

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Initiatic Spirituality
06 Mar 2020

Initiatic Spirituality – a new Masonic Roundtable episode

This week, the hosts of The Masonic Roundtable welcome Brother Angel Millar and talk about his new book, The Three […]

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Canada - Masonic Temple welcoming public to view downtown landmark
05 Mar 2020

Canada – Masonic Temple welcoming public to view downtown landmark

(by Dave Battagello, Windsor Star, February 17, 2020)   One of Windsor’s historic downtown landmarks is seeking to become more […]

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England - Malvern Lodge of Freemasons donate £2,200 to Rory the Robot appeal
04 Mar 2020

England – Malvern Lodge of Freemasons donate £2,200 to Rory the Robot appeal

(by Tom Banner, The Shuttle, February 27, 2020)   MEMBERS of the Malvern Hills Lodge of Freemasons have raised more […]

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England - Freemasons present cheque to Horton League of Friends
03 Mar 2020

England – Freemasons present cheque to Horton League of Friends

(by Roseanne Edwards, Banbury Guardian, March 3, 2020)   A Banbury lodge of the Freemasons handed over a £300 cheque […]

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The Cuban who became Sovereign Grand Commander of Freemasonry in Spain
02 Mar 2020

The Cuban who became Sovereign Grand Commander of Freemasonry in Spain

(by EFE, ONcubaNEWS, January 19, 2020)   Although he could not become a mason in Cuba, Octavio Carrera González has […]

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Grand Orient of Belgium is becoming mixed
01 Mar 2020

Grand Orient of Belgium is becoming mixed

(by FREEMASONRY.network, March 1, 2020)   Today, the Grand Orient of Belgium is becoming mixed. The Grand Orient of Belgium […]

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African Surgeons to be trained thanks to local Freemasons
29 Feb 2020

African Surgeons to be trained thanks to local Freemasons

(by editorial board, islandecho, February 29, 2020)   Thousands of seriously ill people across Africa, who have no access to […]

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US - Freemasons have long history in Person County
28 Feb 2020

US – Freemasons have long history in Person County

(by editorial board, The Courier Times, February 15, 2020)   Freemasonry traces its roots back to the Roman Empire and […]

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US - Freemasons recognize Wayne Blake for 50 years of membership
27 Feb 2020

US – Freemasons recognize Wayne Blake for 50 years of membership

(by editorial board, Brattleboro Reformer, February 26, 2020)   tAt their Jan. 16 monthly meeting, the Brattleboro Lodge of Freemasons […]

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England - £50k donated by local Freemasons to help seriously ill people in Africa
26 Feb 2020

England – £50k donated by local Freemasons to help seriously ill people in Africa

(by Robert Kelly, Messenger, February 26, 2020)   Thousands of seriously ill people across Africa, who have no access to […]

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England - Boost for Devon's hospice charities thanks to Freemasons' donation
25 Feb 2020

England – Boost for Devon’s hospice charities thanks to Freemasons’ donation

(by Lewis Clarke, DevonLive, February 25, 2020)   The Masonic Charitable Foundation grants each year £600,000 to the 245 hospices […]

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Croatia - Croatia Chief Prosecutor Forced Out Over Masonic Connection
24 Feb 2020

Croatia – Croatia Chief Prosecutor Forced Out Over Masonic Connection

(by Anja Vladisavljevic, Balkan Insight, February 20, 2020)   Croatia’s Prime Minister has accepted the resignation of the Chief State […]

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England - Langport Freemasons raise £5,000 for SURE at charity ball
23 Feb 2020

England – Langport Freemasons raise £5,000 for SURE at charity ball

(by Phil Hill, County Gazette, February 23, 2020)   FREEMASONS from Langport have donated £5,000 to the County Gazette-backed Somerset […]

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England - Freemasons donate £10,000 to Hereford Times flood appeal
22 Feb 2020

England – Freemasons donate £10,000 to Hereford Times flood appeal

(by James Thomas, Hereford Times, February 21, 2020)   FREEMASONS in Herefordshire have donated £10,000 to the appeal to support […]

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Regius
21 Feb 2020

Regius

This week, the hosts of The Masonic Roundtable discuss The Halliwell Manuscript, also known as the Regius Poem, is the […]

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US - Tuckerton Masonic Lodge Hits 200th Anniversary
20 Feb 2020

US – Tuckerton Masonic Lodge Hits 200th Anniversary

(by Pat Johnson, TheSandPaper.net, February 19, 2020)   “The only thing secret about the Masons is that they have no […]

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England - Major donation to Lealholme
19 Feb 2020

Australia – Major donation to Lealholme

(by editorial board, The Recorder, Ferbruary 15, 2020)   Helping Hand Lealholme aged home welcomed a generous donation of $10,000 […]

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Scotland - Thurso Freemasons celebrate 200th anniversary
18 Feb 2020

Scotland – Thurso Freemasons celebrate 200th anniversary

(by Staff Reporter, John O’Groat Courier, February 7, 2020)   Thurso Freemasons are celebrating a major milestone as their lodge […]

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South Africa - Freemasons encourage others to get involved
17 Feb 2020

South Africa – Freemasons encourage others to get involved

(by Kerry Bird, Ridge Times, February 14, 2020)   The brotherhood does not only look out for each other. They […]

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Northern Ireland - Freemasons of Antrim’s exciting Vision 2020 Festival
16 Feb 2020

Northern Ireland – Freemasons of Antrim’s exciting Vision 2020 Festival

(by editorial board, Causeway News, February 12, 2020)   Today the Freemasons of Antrim announced their commitment to the Vision […]

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15 Feb 2020

India – Freemasons seek to expand in south

(by editorial board, The Times of India, February 14, 2020)   It’s considered to be one of the most secret […]

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