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Greater Manchester - Freemasons open doors to public with event at Rochdale Masonic Hall
22 Jun 2024

Greater Manchester – Freemasons open doors to public with event at Rochdale Masonic Hall

(by editorial board, Rochdale Online, 20 June 2024)   The ‘Eastern Area Team’ hosted an engaging open evening at the […]

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Dorset/England - Freemasons appoints new provincial Grand Master
21 Jun 2024

Dorset/England – Freemasons appoints new provincial Grand Master

(by Katie Heyes, Dorset Echo, 19th June 2024)   An organisation which has provided funding to charities across the county […]

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Kent/England - Freemasons: Busting the myths and conspiracy theories
20 Jun 2024

Kent/England – Freemasons: Busting the myths and conspiracy theories

(by Katie Heyes, Kent Life, 20th June 2024)   Freemasonry has existed for more than 300 years, welcomes men from […]

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Cuba - Freemasons Defy Government-Imposed Grand Master
19 Jun 2024

Cuba – Freemasons Defy Government-Imposed Grand Master

(by Matthew Diaz, CubaHeadlines, June 18, 2024)   The Cuban government’s reinstatement of Mario Alberto Urquía Carreño as Grand Master […]

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Dorset/England - Freemasons in Bournemouth donate to charities and good causes
18 Jun 2024

Dorset/England – Freemasons in Bournemouth donate to charities and good causes

(by Georgia Revell, Daily Echo, June 18, 2024)   The town mayor, Cllr George Farquhar, attended the Freemasonry where representatives […]

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England - Freemasons – both men’s and women’s groups – will stay single-sex
17 Jun 2024

The Telegraph: Freemasons – both men’s and women’s groups – will stay single-sex

(by Steve Bird, The Telegraph, 15 June 2024 )   Joint statement made following controversy over claims Garrick Club was […]

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The French Freemasons against the far-right
16 Jun 2024

The French Freemasons against the far-right

(by Theodoros Benakis, European Interest, June 16, 2024)   The risk of a far-right government in France after President Emmanuel […]

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Ohio/US - Masonic Lodges to collect donations to help victims of apartment fire
15 Jun 2024

Ohio/US – Masonic Lodges to collect donations to help victims of apartment fire

(by David Dupont, BG Independent News, June 14, 2024)   Wood County Masonic Lodge #112, North Baltimore Masonic Lodge #561, […]

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Cambridgeshire/England - Freemasons cycle 84 miles for charity
14 Jun 2024

Cambridgeshire/England – Freemasons cycle 84 miles for charity

(by Sophie Skyring, Wisbech Standard, 14th Jnune 2024)   Two dedicated Cambridgeshire Freemasons have recently completed an 84-mile bike ride […]

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British Columbia/Canada - Freemasons commend WES student council
13 Jun 2024

British Columbia/Canada – Freemasons commend WES student council

(by editorial board, The Columbia Valley Pioneer, June 12, 2024)   The student council at Windermere Elementary (WES) is being […]

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North Wales - Freemasons closer to £3m goal after latest event
12 Jun 2024

North Wales – Freemasons closer to £3m goal after latest event

(by Alex Whilding, North Wales Chronicle, 11th June 2024)   A star-studded evening at Bodelwyddan’s Marble Church raised more than […]

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Devon/England - Freemasons donate almost £1 million to charities and community groups
11 Jun 2024

Devon/England – Freemasons donate almost £1 million to charities and community groups

(by editorial board, North Devon Today, 11 June 2024)   Every Spring and Autumn Freemasons from all around Devon meet […]

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Ghana - Freemasons gather in Cape Coast for 2024 Festival of Institutional Lodges
10 Jun 2024

Ghana – Freemasons gather in Cape Coast for 2024 Festival of Institutional Lodges

(by Raymond Acquah , Joy Online, 9 June 2024)   The Gold Coast Masonic Hall in Cape Coast was the […]

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Lancashire/England - Local art group moves into new home at Masonic lodge building
09 Jun 2024

Lancashire/England – Local art group moves into new home at Masonic lodge building

(by Jeff Barron, Lancaster Eagle-Gazette, 8th June 2024)   Rise Up Arts Alliance now has a new home. It recently […]

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Durham/England - Home of Seaham's Freemasons celebrates 150 years
08 Jun 2024

Durham/England – Home of Seaham’s Freemasons celebrates 150 years

(by Chris Cordner, Sunderland Echo, 7th Jun 2024)   ‘We as Durham Freemasons have been a part of and serving […]

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Devonshire/England - Freemasons donate to good causes
07 Jun 2024

Devonshire/England – Freemasons donate to good causes

(by editorial board, Dawlish Gazette, 7th June 2024)   Two Teignbridge organisations were among 20 charities and good causes to […]

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Isle of Wight/England - local Freemasons donate over £40,000 to charities
06 Jun 2024

Isle of Wight/England – local Freemasons donate over £40,000 to charities

(by Darren Toogood, Photo: Mike Dunkason, Island Echo, 6th June 2024)   Cheques totalling over £40,000 were presented by Isle […]

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Hampshire/England - Freemasons mark 80th anniversary of D-Day with special meal
05 Jun 2024

Hampshire/England – Freemasons mark 80th anniversary of D-Day with special meal

(by Kimberley Barber, Hampshire Chronicle, 4th June 2024)   Special guests were invited into the home of Freemasonry in Winchester […]

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Northumberland / England - Freemasons Donate £1,000 to Support LD North East’s Northern Notes Choir
04 Jun 2024

Northumberland / England – Freemasons Donate £1,000 to Support LD North East’s Northern Notes Choir

(by Sara Janiszewska, Newcastle Magazine, May 31, 2024)   This essential funding will support the charity’s choir, Northern Notes, ensuring […]

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Koforidua/Ghana: Freemasons donate water treatment system to Polyclinic
03 Jun 2024

Koforidua/Ghana: Freemasons donate water treatment system to Polyclinic

(by Neil Nii Kanarku, CNR, June 3, 2024)   Members of the Koforidua Freemasons Lodge have handed over a fully […]

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Cambridgeshire/England - Primary School in Outwell has been donated a shed by Downham Market Freemasons
01 Jun 2024

Cambridgeshire/England – Primary School in Outwell has been donated a shed by Downham Market Freemasons

(by Molly Nicholas, Lynnn News, 1st June 2024)   A school has been handed a donation to help with an […]

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Texas/US - Lufkin Masonic Lodge hosts active shooter class after shooting death of member
31 May 2024

Texas/US – Lufkin Masonic Lodge hosts active shooter class after shooting death of member

(by Vanessa Johnson, KTRE, May. 30, 2024)   Knowing what to do in an active shooter situation can be the […]

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Minnesota/US - Crookston Masonic Lodge raises $1,000 for CHS prom and senior fun day
30 May 2024

Minnesota/US – Crookston Masonic Lodge raises $1,000 for CHS prom and senior fun day

(by editorial board, KROX, May 30, 2024)   The Crookston Masonic Lodge held a breakfast fundraiser for Crookston High School’s […]

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Nottinghamshire/England - West Bridgford freemasons lodge donates to Friary
29 May 2024

Nottinghamshire/England – West Bridgford Freemasons lodge donates to Friary

(by editorial board, Wire, 27 May 2024)   Lodge members visit Friary West Bridgford to hand in a donation. Michael […]

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Cumbria/England - Furness and South Lakeland Freemasons marshal Windermere Marathon
28 May 2024

Cumbria/England – Furness and South Lakeland Freemasons marshal Windermere Marathon

(by Imogen Barber, The Mail, 23rd May 2024)   Members of Furness and South Lakeland Freemasons assisted with the marshalling […]

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Ghana - Freemasons make grand donation towards Otumfuo’s ‘Heal Komfo Anokye Project’
27 May 2024

Ghana – Freemasons make grand donation towards Otumfuo’s ‘Heal Komfo Anokye Project’

(by editorial board, Adom Online, May 27, 2024)   Freemasons in Ghana have made a grand donation towards the ‘Heal […]

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Cambridgeshire/England -Freemasons’ Alma Mater Lodge celebrates 150th anniversary
26 May 2024

Cambridgeshire/England -Freemasons’ Alma Mater Lodge celebrates 150th anniversary

(by Adrian Peel, Cambridge Independent, 26 May 2024)   The Cambridgeshire Freemasons’ Alma Mater Lodge celebrated its 150th anniversary with […]

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Nebraska/US - Lincoln’s Masonic family pays off $19,000 in school lunch debt
24 May 2024

Nebraska/US – Lincoln’s Masonic family pays off $19,000 in school lunch debt

(by editorial board, 10 11 NOW, 24th May 2024)   The overall school lunch debt for Lincoln Public Schools elementary […]

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Ayrshire/Scotland - Largs Food Hub receives £200 donation from Freemasons
23 May 2024

Ayrshire/Scotland – Largs Food Hub receives £200 donation from Freemasons

(by Calum Corral, Largs&Millport, 23th May 2024)   Largs Food Hub were delighted to receive a kind donation of £200. […]

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Cumbria/England - Freemasons donate items to food bank in Cockermouth
21 May 2024

Cumbria/England – Freemasons donate items to food bank in Cockermouth

(by Brandon Mawson, News&Star, 21th May 2024)   A Freemasons lodge in West Cumbria has donated items to a food […]

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Hyderabad/India - Freemasons of Telangana provides aid to family of 2 children with muscular dystrophy
20 May 2024

Hyderabad/India – Freemasons of Telangana provides aid to family of 2 children with muscular dystrophy

(by DC Online team, Deccan Chronicle, 20 May 2024)   Freemasons of Telangana provided financial assistance of Rs 50,000 to […]

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Texas/US - Roan Oak Masonic Lodge Scholarship recipients
19 May 2024

Texas/US – Roan Oak Masonic Lodge Scholarship recipients

(by editorial board, The Paris News, May 19, 2024)   Roan Oak Masonic Lodge No. 860 recently awarded $1,000 scholarships […]

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California/US - Fallbrook Masonic Lodge awards scholarships
18 May 2024

California/US – Fallbrook Masonic Lodge awards scholarships

(by editorial board, Village News, May 18, 2024)   Fallbrook Masonic Lodge No. 317 presented scholarships to Fallbrook High School […]

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Mississippi/US - Person fires multiple shots at the Masonic Temple in Jackson
17 May 2024

Mississippi/US – Person fires multiple shots at the Masonic Temple in Jackson

(by WLBT Staff, WLBT3, May. 17, 2024)   A person is wanted after firing multiple shots at the Masonic Temple […]

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Wales - Llanelli Masonic Lodge donates £600 to Prince Philip Hospital Gardens Appeal
16 May 2024

Wales – Llanelli Masonic Lodge donates £600 to Prince Philip Hospital Gardens Appeal

(by Niki Favorido, The Carmathenshire Herald, 16th May 2024)   The Prince of Wales’ Lodge 671 has kindly donated £600 […]

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Cumbria/England - Two care homes receive gifts from Freemasons
15 May 2024

Cumbria/England – Two care homes receive gifts from Freemasons

(by editorial board, Cumbria Crack, 15th May 2024)   As part of Dementia Week, Cumbria Freemasons have donated several gifts […]

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Hampshire/England - Freemasons donate 20,000 Art Therapy Books
14 May 2024

Hampshire/England – Freemasons donate 20,000 Art Therapy Books

(by Ryan Morwood, Hampshire Chronicle, 15th May 2024)   Led by Essex Freemason David Barton of ‘Get Started Art’, the […]

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Lincolnshire/England - Motorcycling Freemasons get into gear for Lincoln soap box race
13 May 2024

Lincolnshire/England – Motorcycling Freemasons get into gear for Lincoln soap box race

(by editorial board, Lincolnshire Today, 13th May 2024)   Freemasons of Lincolnshire’s motorcycle lodge the Free Wheelers are setting aside […]

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Cumbria/England - Furness and South Lakeland Freemasons boxing evening
12 May 2024

Cumbria/England – Furness and South Lakeland Freemasons boxing evening

(by Imogen Barber, The Mail, 12th May 2024)   Furness and South Lakeland Freemasons recently held their 38th annual charity […]

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Essex/England - Freemasons donate 20,000 Art Therapy Books for Dementia Action Week
11 May 2024

Essex/England – Freemasons donate 20,000 Art Therapy Books for Dementia Action Week

(by Staff Reporter, Your Thurrock, May 7, 2024)   FREEMASONS across England and Wales are raising awareness and provide practical […]

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Cumberland/England - Freemasons Carer Support South Lakes charity grant
10 May 2024

Cumberland/England – Freemasons Carer Support South Lakes charity grant

(by Imogen Barber, The Mail, 10th May 2024)   Cumberland & Westmorland Freemasons are supporting young people caring for their […]

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Indiana/US - Noblesville Masonic Lodge to hold open house
09 May 2024

Indiana/US – Noblesville Masonic Lodge to hold open house

(by Jessica Todd, Current, May 8, 2024)   Noblesville Masonic Lodge will hold a public open house May 18 at […]

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Cumbria/England - Freemasons host event for 80th anniversary of D-Day
08 May 2024

Cumbria/England – Freemasons host event for 80th anniversary of D-Day

(by Imogen Barber, The Mail, 8th May 2024)   Cumbria Freemasons are orchestrating an event of national significance to mark […]

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Texas/US - Granbury Masonic Lodge presents Lamar Awards to three GISD students
07 May 2024

Texas/US – Granbury Masonic Lodge presents Lamar Awards to three GISD students

(by Ashley Terry, Hood County News, May 6, 2024)   Three Granbury High School students received a prestigious honor during […]

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Ghana - Freemasons undertake medical outreach in Osu Ashinte Community
06 May 2024

Ghana – Freemasons undertake medical outreach in Osu Ashinte Community

(by editorial board, Graphic Online, May 2, 2024)   Three Freemasons lodges within the District Grand Lodge of Ghana have […]

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Sussex/England - Midhurst Freemasons help local nursery
05 May 2024

Sussex/England – Midhurst Freemasons help local nursery

(by Stephen Hubbard, Sussex World, 6th May 2024)   Midhurst Freemasons have given £1150 to the Midhurst Nursery Class to […]

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Essex/England - Freemasons donate 20,000 art therapy books
03 May 2024

Essex/England – Freemasons donate 20,000 art therapy books

(by Ryan Morwood, Bromgrove Advertiser, 3td May 2024)   The United Grand Lodge of England, located on Birmingham Road in […]

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Kansas/US - SPS students receive Masonic awards
02 May 2024

Kansas/US – SPS students receive Masonic awards

(by editorial board, The Shavnee News-Star, May 2, 2024)   From Shawnee Public Schools Several Shawnee Public Schools students and […]

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Ontario/Canada - The Guelph Masonic Temple opens its doors
01 May 2024

Ontario/Canada – The Guelph Masonic Temple opens its doors

(by Taylor Pace, Guelph Today, April 30, 2024)   The Masonic Temple is shrouded in hundreds of years of mystery […]

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British Columbia/Canada - Masonic Lodge awards bursary to Edgewater Elementary pupils
30 Apr 2024

British Columbia/Canada – Masonic Lodge awards bursary to Edgewater Elementary pupils

(by editorial board, The Columbia Valley Pioneer, April 30, 2024)   Edgewater Elementary students’ hard work and efforts have been […]

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Discussing Newcastle’s Scottish Freemasons: From debunking myths to brotherhood
29 Apr 2024

Discussing Newcastle’s Scottish Freemasons: From debunking myths to brotherhood

(by Calvin Swemmer, Newcastillan News, 29 April 2024)   Welcome to a journey of discovery into the heart of one […]

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Ohio/US - Canton Masonic Temple: 100 years marked in rededication ceremony
28 Apr 2024

Ohio/US – Canton Masonic Temple: 100 years marked in rededication ceremony

(by Tim Botos, Canton Repository, April 28, 2024)   Organizers of Saturday’s Masonic Temple rededication ceremony tried mightily to find […]

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Ohio/US - Local students receive Masonic scholarships
27 Apr 2024

Ohio/US – Local students receive Masonic scholarships

(by editorial board, The Times Leader, April 27, 2024)   Ohio – The Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons […]

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Tennessee/US - Masonic lodge makes donation to cancer center
26 Apr 2024

Tennessee/US – Masonic lodge makes donation to cancer center

(by Kaitlin Nichelson, WBBJ, April 26, 2024)   A local organization presented a cancer center with a gift that could […]

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Isle of Man/England - Freemasons donate to Manx Benevolent Fund
25 Apr 2024

Isle of Man/England – Freemasons donate to Manx Benevolent Fund

(by editorial board, manxradio, 21 April 2024)   The Manx Benevolent Fund has received a donation of £500 from the […]

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Cumbria/England - Youngsters go fishing with Cumbrian Freemasons
24 Apr 2024

Cumbria/England – Youngsters go fishing with Cumbrian Freemasons

(by editorial board, Cumbria Crack, 20th April 2024)   Cumbria Freemasons have hosted the first Masonic Fishing Charity event this […]

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Cambridgeshire/England - Stonecross Freemasons in March hand over £600 cheque for defibrillators
23 Apr 2024

Cambridgeshire/England – Stonecross Freemasons in March hand over £600 cheque for defibrillators

(by Molly Nicholas, Fenland Citizen, 23 April 2024)   A cheque has been handed over to a much-needed cause in […]

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Cumbria/England - Freemasons donate £500 to West Cumberland Hospital
22 Apr 2024

Cumbria/England – Freemasons donate £500 to West Cumberland Hospital

(by Brandon Mawson, News&Star, 22nd April 2024)   Two Freemasons paid a visit to West Cumberland Hospital in Whitehaven where […]

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Cumbria/England - Children with special needs join Freemasons for fishing event
21 Apr 2024

Cumbria/England – Children with special needs join Freemasons for fishing event

(by Filipa Gaspar, The Mail, 21st April 2024)   This week Cumbria Freemasons hosted the first Masonic Fishing Charity event […]

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South Carolina/US - Honesty Wilson to represent 11th Masonic District in state scholarship competition
20 Apr 2024

South Carolina/US – Honesty Wilson to represent 11th Masonic District in state scholarship competition

(by editorial board, The News, April 17, 2024)   The scholarship committee conducted the local elimination competition according to The […]

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Kansas/US - Johnson County Museum celebrating Masonic Temple’s 100th anniversary
19 Apr 2024

Kansas/US – Johnson County Museum celebrating Masonic Temple’s 100th anniversary

(by Ryan Trares, Daily Journal, April 17, 2024)   In the galleries and exhibits of the Johnson County Museum of […]

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Bermuda - Freemasons donate to MS Society for St Patrick’s Day
18 Apr 2024

Bermuda – Freemasons donate to MS Society for St Patrick’s Day

(by Stefano Ausenda, The Royal Gazette, April 18, 2024 )   The island’s Irish Freemasons and a Catholic church donated […]

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Ireland - Connaught Freemasons donate £500 to two worthy causes
17 Apr 2024

Ireland – Connaught Freemasons donate £500 to two worthy causes

(by editorial board, The Midsomer Norton, Rodistock & District, 17th April 2024)   Connaught Freemasons enjoyed a well-attended meeting on […]

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Western Australia - Albany Freemasons pay tribute to fallen veterans ahead of Anzac Day
16 Apr 2024

Western Australia – Albany Freemasons pay tribute to fallen veterans ahead of Anzac Day

(by Josiah McMeekin, Albany Advertiser, 5 April 2024)   The Albany Freemason Lodge paid tribute to all those who never […]

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Illinois/US - Center Hill Masonic Lodge #77 Makes Donation to DCHS Special Needs Prom
14 Apr 2024

Illinois/US – Center Hill Masonic Lodge #77 Makes Donation to DCHS Special Needs Prom

(by Dwayne Page, WJLE, April 14, 2024)   A week after making a donation to DeKalb Middle School in support […]

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New Jersey/US - Newark Freemasons make £500 donation to Newark Mencap to fund weekend break
13 Apr 2024

West Yorkshire/England – Newark Freemasons make £500 donation to Newark Mencap to fund weekend break

(by Eloise Gilmore , Newark Advertiser, 13 April 2024)   A generous donation is set to fund a weekend away […]

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Devonshire/England - Axminster's Freemasons hold open day at their Masonic Hall
12 Apr 2024

Devonshire/England – Axminster’s Freemasons hold open day at their Masonic Hall

(by Philippa Davies, Midweek Herald, 11th April 2024)   If you have ever wondered what goes on behind the doors […]

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Ohio/US - Leesburg Masonic Lodge hosting April 19 fish fry
11 Apr 2024

Ohio/US – Leesburg Masonic Lodge hosting April 19 fish fry

(by Brian Vance, Highland County Press, 10 April 2024)   On Friday, April 19, Leesburg Masonic Lodge will open their […]

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Devonshire/England - Freemasons support DAAT with £4,000 emergency fund
10 Apr 2024

Devonshire/England – Freemasons support DAAT with £4,000 emergency fund

(by Sandhya Suresh, Exmouth Journal, 10th April 2024)   An emergency medical services charity in Devon received a donation boost […]

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Tennessee/US - Nashville’s Freemasons
09 Apr 2024

Tennessee/US – Nashville’s Freemasons

(by editorial board, 90.3 wpl news, April 9, 2024)   The most elusive and exclusive club in Nashville stopped by […]

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Missouri/US - Kirksville 9th Annual Eastern Star Princess Tea
08 Apr 2024

Missouri/US – Kirksville 9th Annual Eastern Star Princess Tea

(by Marty Bachman, Kirksville Daily Express, April 8, 2024)   Forty-five Princesses and their family members turned out Saturday, April […]

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Herefordshire/England - Freemasons support Hay & District Dial-a-Ride with £1300 donation
07 Apr 2024

Herefordshire/England – Freemasons support Hay & District Dial-a-Ride with £1300 donation

(by editorial board, Brecon&Radnor Express, 7th April 2024)   Representatives of the Freemasons visited Hay & District Dial-a-Ride recently to […]

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Illinois/US - Masonic Lodge Makes Donation to DMS for Student Garden Program
06 Apr 2024

Illinois/US – Masonic Lodge Makes Donation to DMS for Student Garden Program

(by Dwayne Page, WJLE, April 5, 2024)   Members of Center Hill Masonic Lodge #77 presented a $200 check to […]

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West Riding/England - Freemasons celebrate International Organists Day
05 Apr 2024

West Riding/England – Freemasons celebrate International Organists Day

(by Claire Lomax, Ilkley Gazette, 5th April 2024)   The West Riding Masons will offer a free concert at Otley […]

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Oxfordshire/England - Freemasons' Showcase Teddies for Loving Care at Bicester Market
04 Apr 2024

Oxfordshire/England – Freemasons’ Showcase Teddies for Loving Care at Bicester Market

(by editorial board, Bicester Advertiser, March 26, 2024)   The Teddies for Loving Care (TLC) initiative by Oxfordshire Freemasons is […]

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Cheshire/England - Freemasons donate £1300 of Easter eggs to local charities
03 Apr 2024

Cheshire/England – Freemasons donate £1300 of Easter eggs to local charities

(by Noticeboard, Community News, 2 April 2024)   Freemasons from Chester, Nantwich, Runcorn, Malpas, Northwich and Frodsham have donated Easter […]

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Illinois/US - Job’s Daughters and the Honor Queen
02 Apr 2024

Illinois/US – Job’s Daughters and the Honor Queen

(by Jill Wagner, Forest Park Review, April 2, 2024)   Bethel No. 6 of the International Order of Job’s Daughters […]

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Georgia/US - Cordelia Masonic Lodge #296 Join the Chamber of Commerce
31 Mar 2024

Georgia/US – Cordelia Masonic Lodge #296 Join the Chamber of Commerce

(by Sarah Brown, Cordelia Dispatch, March 27, 2024)   The Masons have been active in Cordele for 134 years and […]

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Scotland - Welcome to the 21st century: Freemasons in cargo shorts
30 Mar 2024

Scotland – Welcome to the 21st century: Freemasons in cargo shorts

(by Lorne Jackson, The Herald, 25th March 2024)   Freemasons are joining the 21st century. The Grand Lodge of Scotland, […]

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Hampshire and Isle of Wight/England - Freemasons donate £60k to Rose Road
29 Mar 2024

Hampshire and Isle of Wight/England – Freemasons donate £60k to Rose Road

(by Jordan Elkins, Hampshire Chronicle, 27th March 2024)   More than 100 disabled children and young people with complex needs […]

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Michigan/US - A tour inside the former Masonic Temple in downtown Lansing
28 Mar 2024

Michigan/US – A tour inside the former Masonic Temple in downtown Lansing

(by editorial board, Lansing State Journal, March 27, 2024)   An open house at the former Masonic Temple in downtown […]

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Essex/England - Freemasons donate thousands across the community at Easter
27 Mar 2024

Essex/England – Freemasons donate thousands across the community at Easter

(by Noticeboard, Community News, 27 March 2024)   Local Freemasons at The Cross Keys Masonic Centre, have always been committed […]

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Cumbria/England - Freemasons deliver Easter eggs to Cumbrian children
26 Mar 2024

Cumbria/England – Freemasons deliver Easter eggs to Cumbrian children

(by Brandon Mawson, Times & Star, 26th March 2024)   The Widow’s Son’s Masonic Bikers Association held its annual Easter […]

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Ohio/US - Warren Masonic Lodge marks 200th anniversary
25 Mar 2024

Ohio/US – Warren Masonic Lodge marks 200th anniversary

(by Bob Coupland, Tribune Chronicle, March 25, 2024)   The Mahoning Chapter 10 of the Royal Arch Masons marked a […]

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Wales - Pembrokeshire Freemasons fund safe area for disabled teen
24 Mar 2024

Wales – Pembrokeshire Freemasons fund safe area for disabled teen

(by Elizabeth Birt, Western Telegraph, 24th March 2024)   A Pembrokeshire teenager with complex needs now has a safe place […]

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Oklahoma/US - Masonic Charity Foundation grant helps School for the Deaf’s Senior Citizens’ Hearing Aid Program
23 Mar 2024

Oklahoma/US – Masonic Charity Foundation grant helps School for the Deaf’s Senior Citizens’ Hearing Aid Program

(by editorial board, Oklahoma REhabilitation Services, March 22, 2024)   The Masonic Charity Foundation of Oklahoma awarded a generous grant […]

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Montana/US - Masonic Foundation Awards Grant Money to Fairfield School
22 Mar 2024

Montana/US – Masonic Foundation Awards Grant Money to Fairfield School

(by editorial board, Fairfield The Sun Times, March 21, 2024)   The Fairfield High School Science Department and Music Department […]

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Illinois/US - St. Paul's Masonic Lodge presents summer camp scholarship
21 Mar 2024

Illinois/US – St. Paul’s Masonic Lodge presents summer camp scholarship

(by editorial board, HeraldNews, March 19, 2024)   St. Paul’s Masonic Lodge #500 A.F. & A.M. awarded a scholarship to […]

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Oklahoma/US - Marland’s Place Receives $145,000 Grant From the Masonic Charity Foundation of Oklahoma
20 Mar 2024

Oklahoma/US – Marland’s Place Receives $145,000 Grant From the Masonic Charity Foundation of Oklahoma

(by editorial board, Ponca City Now, March 20, 2024)   Marland’s Place staff members Ally Broome and Caitlin Clark with […]

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Scotland - Barrhead Masonic lodge supports defibrillator fund
19 Mar 2024

Scotland – Barrhead Masonic lodge supports defibrillator fund

(by Gillian McPherson, Barrhead News, 19th March 2024)   A Barrhead organisation has donated £2,000 to a good cause which […]

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Isle of Wight/England - Lake Freemasons help Foodbank to wash up
18 Mar 2024

Isle of Wight/England – Lake Freemasons help Foodbank to wash up

(by editorial board, Isle of Wight Radio, 18 March 2024)   Steve Haines, Leader of Spithead Freemasons Lodge, based in […]

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Spain - A grand (two of them) meeting for El Campello Lodge
17 Mar 2024

Spain – A grand (two of them) meeting for El Campello Lodge

(by editorial board, theleader.info, 17th March 2024)   A Freemasons BBQ and beach walk was attended by 77 members LODGE […]

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Cumbria/England - Freemasons donate £4,000 to Blood Bikes in Cleator Moor
16 Mar 2024

Cumbria/England – Freemasons donate £4,000 to Blood Bikes in Cleator Moor

(by Brandon Mawson, The Whitehaven News, 1st March 2024)   Freemasons in Cumbria has donated a large sum of money […]

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15 Mar 2024

New York/US – Freemasons hold Black Male Leadership Summit

(by Ariama C.Long, New York Amsterdam News, March 12, 2024)   Prince Hall Freemasonry (Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge […]

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Otago/New Zealand - Masons offer funding support
14 Mar 2024

Otago/New Zealand – Masons offer funding support

(by editorial board, Otago Daily Times, 15 March 2024)   Milton Freemasons want Clutha to know they have thousands of […]

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Bermuda - Pivotal Freemasons to be honoured at church service and brunch
13 Mar 2024

Bermuda – Pivotal Freemasons to be honoured at church service and brunch

(by Jessie Moniz Hardy, The Royal Gazette, Mar 13, 2024)   The first time someone asked St Clair “Brinky” Tucker […]

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Lincolnshire/England - Surprise donation for Shine from Freemasons
12 Mar 2024

Lincolnshire/England – Surprise donation for Shine from Freemasons

(by The Newsroom, Lincolnshire World, 12th Mar 2024)   ​Shine Lincolnshire were expecting to receive £500 from Lincolnshire Freemasons’ New […]

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South Yorkshire/England - A very Happy Hearts Drop In
11 Mar 2024

South Yorkshire/England – A very Happy Hearts Drop In

(by Tim Shaw, Doncaster Free Press, 8th March 2024)   The Rossington based Happy Hearts Drop In was an even […]

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Texas/US - Mt Vernon Masonic Lodge Collecting Donations
10 Mar 2024

Texas/US – Mt Vernon Masonic Lodge Collecting Donations

(by editorial board, NORA, Star Country, March 7, 2024)   The Mt Vernon Masonic Lodge is collecting donations for victims […]

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Minnesota/US - Wadena Police Department receives 3 fire suppression tools from Masonic Lodge
09 Mar 2024

Minnesota/US – Wadena Police Department receives 3 fire suppression tools from Masonic Lodge

(by Nicole Stracek, Wadena Pioneer Journal, March 9, 2024)   On Friday, March 1, Perham Masonic Lodge member Kenny Friese […]

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Cambridge/England - Freemasons put their money on a horse
08 Mar 2024

Cambridge/England – Freemasons put their money on a horse

(by Noticeboard, Community News, 8 March 2024)   The College group of the Riding for the Disabled Association (RDA) received […]

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South Carolina/US - Blythewood Masons dedicate new home
07 Mar 2024

South Carolina/US – Blythewood Masons dedicate new home

(by Barbara Ball, The Voice, March 7, 2024)   The Blythewood Masons dedicated their new facility on Feb. 10 with […]

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Who are the Freemasons?
06 Mar 2024

Who are the Freemasons?

(by Frank During, Pierce County Journal, March 6, 2024)   As I sit down to write this column, my mind […]

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Cumbria/England - Freemasons donate £4,000 to Beep Doctors in Cleator Moor
05 Mar 2024

Cumbria/England – Freemasons donate £4,000 to Beep Doctors in Cleator Moor

(by Brandon Mawson, The Whitehaven News, 3rd March 2024)   The Freemasons have donated £4,000 to the Beep Doctors. This […]

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Hyderabad/India - Freemasons' Lodge Keys community outreach program "CPR" training held
04 Mar 2024

Hyderabad/India – Freemasons’ Lodge Keys community outreach program “CPR” training held

(by editorial board, Bizz Buzz, 3rd March 2024)   Lodge Keys No. 297, a primary unit of Freemasonry organized a […]

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Texas/US - Dayton Masonic Lodge 825 recognizes local leaders
03 Mar 2024

Texas/US – Dayton Masonic Lodge 825 recognizes local leaders

(by editorial board, Bluebonnet News, February 29, 2024)   In a heartwarming ceremony on Feb. 13, Liberty County Pct. 4 […]

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Cumbria/England - Freemasons donate £4,000 to Prism Arts in Carlisle
02 Mar 2024

Cumbria/England – Freemasons donate £4,000 to Prism Arts in Carlisle

(by Brandon Mawson, News&Star, 2nd March 2024)   Cumbria Freemasons have donated £4,000 to Prism Arts in Carlisle. es. This […]

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Spain - Malaga's Freemasons Celebrate Decade
01 Mar 2024

Spain – Malaga’s liberal Freemasons Celebrate Decade

(by BNN Correspondents, BNN, 1st March 2024)   Recently, Freemasonry in Malaga has marked its tenth anniversary, witnessing significant growth […]

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Somerset/England - Freemasons Donate £5,000 to SWALLOW Charity for Forest Group Project
29 Feb 2024

Somerset/England – Freemasons Donate £5,000 to SWALLOW Charity for Forest Group Project

(by Ebenezer Mensah, bnp, 29th February 2024)   The Somerset Freemasons have recently made a substantial donation to SWALLOW, a […]

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Wiltshire/England - Stir it up: Masonic lodge fundraiser still going strong after 66 years
28 Feb 2024

Wiltshire/England – Stir it up: Masonic lodge fundraiser still going strong after 66 years

(by Chandler Inions, Salisbury Post, February 28, 2024)   Anyone in the North Fulton Street area last week likely caught […]

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Northumberland/England - Haltwhistle man raises money for Greyhound Rescue
27 Feb 2024

Northumberland/England – Haltwhistle man raises money for Greyhound Rescue

(by Samantha Teasdale, Hexham Courant, 25th February 2024)   A businessman has teamed up with local freemasons to support a […]

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Bedfordshire/England - Young autistic people get help and support thanks to Freemasons
26 Feb 2024

Bedfordshire/England – Young autistic people get help and support thanks to Freemasons

(by Alyssa Till, Biggleswade Today, 21st February 2024)   The charity runs the Bedford based Transitions Group for young autistic […]

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West Lancashire
25 Feb 2024

West Lancashire/England – A New Specialist Country Pursuits Lodge

(by John Topping, The Gazette, 23rd February 2024)   Sam’s Place, on Church Street, Blackpool supports children and young adults […]

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Italy - Summary of the meeting in Milan
24 Feb 2024

Italy – Summary of the meeting in Milan

(by editorial board, Rorate Caeli, February 22, 2024)   On Feb. 16, 2024, representatives of the main Italian Masonic lodges […]

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23 Feb 2024

North Carolina/US – Masonic Merit Scholarships Awarded

(by editorial board, The Pilot, February 20, 2024)   The Roman Eagle Masonic Lodge No. 550 presented three awards to […]

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Missouri/US - Man breaking into Masonic Lodge in St. Louis fatally shot by occupant, police say
22 Feb 2024

Missouri/US – Man breaking into Masonic Lodge in St. Louis fatally shot by occupant, police say

(by Nassim Benchaabane, St Louis Post-Dispatch, February 22, 2024)   A man breaking into a historic Masonic Lodge here early […]

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Louisiana/US - Black Masonic Orders and Freemasonry
21 Feb 2024

Louisiana/US – Black Masonic Orders and Freemasonry

(by Adam Vos, Alana Schreiber, wrkf 89,3, February 21, 2024)   Louisiana is infamous for its high incarceration rates. But […]

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North Wales - Wrexham Freemasons donate £10,000 to Dynamic charity
20 Feb 2024

North Wales – Wrexham Freemasons donate £10,000 to Dynamic charity

(by Joe Robinson, the Leader, 18th February 2024)   A Wrexham charity supporting young people with disabilities has been boosted […]

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Cambridgeshire/England - Long Sutton Freemasons were left with a buzz after hosting a successful open day
19 Feb 2024

Cambridgeshire/England – Long Sutton Freemasons were left with a buzz after hosting a successful open day

(by Bridie Short , Fenland Citizen, 16 February 2024)   Organisers of a successful open day say they are still […]

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Ontario/Canada - Nickel Masonic Lodge of Sudbury hosting open house this month
18 Feb 2024

Ontario/Canada – Nickel Masonic Lodge of Sudbury hosting open house this month

(by editorial board, Sudbury.com, February 17, 2024)   The Nickel Masonic Lodge of Sudbury is hosting an open house for […]

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Scotland - Freemasons of Renfrewshire West donate to Man On Inverclyde
17 Feb 2024

Scotland – Freemasons of Renfrewshire West donate to Man On Inverclyde

(by Claire Amber Young, Greenock Telegraph, 17th February 2024)   A FRONTLINE suicide prevention charity has received a cash boost […]

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Italy - Archbishop of Milan to Take Part in ‘Historic’ Closed-Door Seminar With Italy’s Freemasons
16 Feb 2024

Italy – Archbishop of Milan to Take Part in ‘Historic’ Closed-Door Seminar With Italy’s Freemasons

(by Edward Pentin, National Catholic Register, February 15, 2024)   The Archbishop of Milan has surprised many Catholics with the […]

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Kentucky/US - Artis Eden celebrates 75 years of service to Masonic Lodge
15 Feb 2024

Kentucky/US – Artis Eden celebrates 75 years of service to Masonic Lodge

(by Noah Faerber, NEWS 40, February 12, 2024 )   One local man was recognized this past weekend for his […]

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Cambridgeshire/England - Freemasons donate teddies to Addenbrooke's
13 Feb 2024

Cambridgeshire/England – Freemasons donate teddies to Addenbrooke’s

(by Debbie Davis, The Hunts Post, 12th February 2024)   Nursing staff were on hand at the Paediatric Department of […]

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Yorkshire/England - Freemasons donate £1500 to fund new TVs for ward at Bridlington Hospital
12 Feb 2024

Yorkshire/England – Freemasons donate £1500 to fund new TVs for ward at Bridlington Hospital

(by Claudia Bowes, The Scarborough News, 12th February 2024)   Freemasons of St John of Bridlington Lodge have made a […]

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11 Feb 2024

Somerset/England Freemasons donate £5K to The Jack Hazeldine Foundation

(by Amber Hill, Weston Mercury, 11th February 2024)   Somerset Freemasons has donated £5,000 to a local charity to help […]

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Cumbria/England - Keswick Freemasons donate £300 to Blood Bikes Cumbria
10 Feb 2024

Cumbria/England – Keswick Freemasons donate £300 to Blood Bikes Cumbria

(by Brandon Mawson, News & Star, 9th February 2024)   A Freemasons Lodge in Cumbria has donated money to Blood […]

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Bermuda - Freemasons and families lend a hand on museum grounds
09 Feb 2024

Bermuda – Freemasons and families lend a hand on museum grounds

(by News Staff, The Royal Gazette, February 09, 2024)   Members of the Broad Arrow Lodge were joined by their […]

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Somerset/England - Chard Freemasons Donate £1,000 to MS Society and St Margaret's Hospice
08 Feb 2024

Somerset/England – Chard Freemasons Donate £1,000 to MS Society and St Margaret’s Hospice

(by BNN Correspondents, BNN, 8th February 2024)   The Freemasons of Chard, a town in Somerset, England, recently made a […]

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Minnesota/US - Albert Lea’s Masonic Lodge donates new life-saving kits
07 Feb 2024

Minnesota/US – Albert Lea’s Masonic Lodge donates new life-saving kits

(by Staff Reports, Alberta Lea Tribune, February 6, 2024)   Members of the Albert Lea Western Star Masonic Lodge No. […]

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Cambridgeshire/England - Freemasons make £10,000 donation to Little Miracles
06 Feb 2024

Cambridgeshire/England – Freemasons make £10,000 donation to Little Miracles

(by Craig Bunday, Peterborough Telegraph, 6th February 2024)   The Freemasons of Peterborough were proud to present a cheque for […]

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Minnesota/US - Perham Masons to host appreciation benefit
05 Feb 2024

Minnesota/US – Perham Masons to host appreciation benefit

(by Vicki Gerdes, Perham Focus, February 01, 2024)   The Perham Masons have a history of supporting a variety of […]

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Wisconsin/US - Masonic Lodge helps food bank
04 Feb 2024

Wisconsin/US – Masonic Lodge helps food bank

(by editorial board, Bonner County Daily Bee, February 2, 2024)   Lakeside Masonic Lodge No. 42 members recently presented Debbie […]

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Oxfordshire/UK - Banbury Freemasons, Cherwell 599 Lodge donate £6,500 to Crohn's and Colitis UK
03 Feb 2024

Oxfordshire/UK – Banbury Freemasons, Cherwell 599 Lodge donate £6,500 to Crohn’s and Colitis UK

(by Sean Abel, Banbury Guardian, 2nd February 2024)   Fantastic news to report. Our biggest single donation in the nearly […]

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Pennsylvania/US - Masonic Lodge No. 61 announces 2024 officers
01 Feb 2024

Pennsylvania/US – Masonic Lodge No. 61 announces 2024 officers

(by editorial board, Times Leader, January 27, 2024)   Lodge No. 61 of the Free & Accepted Masons are pleased […]

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Mozart the Freemason
31 Jan 2024

Mozart the Freemason

(by Karla Walker, CPR Classical, January 24, 2024)   Mozart knew a lot of Freemasons. Lorenzo Da Ponte, Emanuel Schikaneder, […]

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Australia - The Grand Lodge At Freemasons Hall Goes Beyond Its Administrative Duties
30 Jan 2024

Australia – The Grand Lodge At Freemasons Hall Goes Beyond Its Administrative Duties

(by Anna-Maya Pawlowski, Secret Adelaide, January 30, 2024)   Supporting the lodges within South Australia and the Northern Territory Inc. […]

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Canada - Port Alberni freemasons donate to SD70 memorial bursary
29 Jan 2024

British Columbia/Canada – Port Alberni Freemasons donate to SD70 memorial bursary

(by Susie Quinn, Alberni Valley News, January 19, 2023)   Members of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasons […]

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Ireland - Connaught Freemasons raise for SWALLOW
28 Jan 2024

Ireland – Connaught Freemasons raise for SWALLOW

(by editorial board, JOURNAL, 26th January 2024)   Following on from Connaught Freemason’s Christmas Dinner at which a festive hamper […]

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Somerset/England - Chard Freemasons present £920 cheques to local charities
27 Jan 2024

Somerset/England – Chard Freemasons present £920 cheques to local charities

(by Ethan Evans, Chard and Ilminster News, 24th January 2024)   Chard Freemasons have presented cheques of £460 each to […]

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North Wales - Freemasons donate £10,000 to autism charity
26 Jan 2024

North Wales – Freemasons donate £10,000 to autism charity

(by Joe Robinson, The Leader, 25th January 2024)   The organisation donated the funds to Your Space, a charity based […]

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Sussex/England - Freemasons plan new restaurant to bring Brighton its first Michelin star in 40 years
25 Jan 2024

Sussex/England – Freemasons plan new restaurant to bring Brighton its first Michelin star in 40 years

(by Jo Wadsworth, Brighton and Hove News, 25th January 2024)   Brighton’s Masons are planning to open two fine dining […]

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Portugal - New head of English Freemasons
24 Jan 2024

Portugal – New head of English Freemasons

(by editorial board, The Portugal News, 24th January 2024)   Pierre Caeiro has been appointed the new head of the […]

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California/US - Imperial Valley Masonic Lodge Installs Officers for 2024-25
23 Jan 2024

California/US – Imperial Valley Masonic Lodge Installs Officers for 2024-25

(by editorial board, Calexico Chronicle, January 23, 2024)   The officers for the 2024-2025 year for the Free and Accepted […]

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Ontario/Canada - Historic Masonic Temple celebrates over 100 years in Windsor
22 Jan 2024

Ontario/Canada – Historic Masonic Temple celebrates over 100 years in Windsor

(by Madeline Mazak, Windsor Star, January 22, 2024)   One of Windsor’s historic downtown landmarks opened its doors to the […]

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Scotland - Tranent Wombles delighted by donation from Masonic lodges
21 Jan 2024

Scotland – Tranent Wombles delighted by donation from Masonic lodges

(by Craig Bathgate, East Loathian Courier, 20th January 2024)   Members of Tranent Wombles were left astounded by a generous […]

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North Yorkshire/England - Freemasons donate to community shed project
20 Jan 2024

North Yorkshire/England – Freemasons donate to community shed project

(by Joe Willis, Richmondshire Today, January 12, 2024)   Local Freemasons have made a donations towards the community shed project […]

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Cumbria/England - Freemasons Ennerdale Lodge donate £153 to GNAA
19 Jan 2024

Cumbria/England – Freemasons Ennerdale Lodge donate £153 to GNAA

(by Brandon Mawson, News & Star, 19th January 2024)   Members of the Ennerdale Lodge presented over £100 to the […]

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Cambridgeshire/England - £15,000 Boost for Local Charity from Freemasons
18 Jan 2024

Cambridgeshire/England – £15,000 Boost for Local Charity from Freemasons

(by Craig Bunday, Peterborough Telegraph, 16th Jan 2024)   A local charity has benefitted from a Masonic Charitable Foundation (MCF) […]

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Texas/US - Masonic Lodge honors two in special night
17 Jan 2024

Texas/US – Masonic Lodge honors two in special night

(by Susan Avera Holt, The Facts/West Brazos Weekly, January 17, 2024)   About 100 people packed into the lodge to […]

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Connecticut/US - The Masonic Temple in Warren
16 Jan 2024

Ohio/US – The Masonic Temple in Warren

(by editorial board, The Business Journal, January 16, 2024)   Today in Flashback, Savannah Moss, collections and research manager for […]

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Maine/US - Bangor Masonic Hall destroyed in fire 20 years ago
15 Jan 2024

Maine/US – Bangor Masonic Hall destroyed in fire 20 years ago

(by Brian Sullivan, WABI5, January 15, 2024)   20 years ago Monday, the city of Bangor lost of a piece […]

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Ontario/Canada - Nickel Masonic Lodge donates winter wear to homeless outreach
14 Jan 2024

Ontario/Canada – Nickel Masonic Lodge donates winter wear to homeless outreach

(by editorial board, Sudbury.com, January 10, 2024)   The Nickel Masonic Lodge No. 427 has partnered with Peavey Mart of […]

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Queensland/Australia - Freemasons throws open its doors in Cairns to dispel myths
13 Jan 2024

Queensland/Australia – Freemasons throws open its doors in Cairns to dispel myths

(by Phil Brandel, News, 8 January 2024 )   On the corner of a leafy suburban Cairns street sits an […]

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Minnesota/US - Chatfield Freemasons Donate Fire Suppression Devices
12 Jan 2024

Minnesota/US – Chatfield Freemasons Donate Fire Suppression Devices

(by Barb Jeffers, Fillmore County Journal, January 8, 2024)   The Fillmore County Sheriff’s Office recently received a donation of […]

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England/Scotland/Wales - Freemason Chris Jones pauses Walk the Edge challenge with stress fracture
11 Jan 2024

England/Scotland/Wales – Freemason Chris Jones pauses Walk the Edge challenge with stress fracture

(by Rachel Armitage, LincolnshireWorld, 11th Jan 2024)   ​After walking more than 3,000 miles in the last year and sustaining […]

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How The Freemasons Influenced India: Architecture, Rituals, Symbology, & More
10 Jan 2024

How The Freemasons Influenced India: Architecture, Rituals, Symbology, & More

(by Vaaswat Sarkar, Homegrown, 9 January 2024)   Which boy hasn’t grown up wanting to be a part of an […]

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Ohio/US - From the Archives: Masonic Lodges of Warren County
09 Jan 2024

Ohio/US – From the Archives: Masonic Lodges of Warren County

(by Jordan Rushing, VDN, January 7, 2024)   The history of Masonic Lodges in Warren County is a captivating journey […]

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Oxfordshire/England - Freemason commended for half century of service
08 Jan 2024

Oxfordshire/England – Freemason commended for half century of service

(by editorial board, Henley Standard, 08 January 2024)   A Man from Henley has been commended for achieving 50 years […]

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South Australia - Plans lodged for Adelaide’s tallest building
07 Jan 2024

South Australia – Plans lodged for Adelaide’s tallest building

(by Thomas Kelsall, InDaily/SALIFE/CitiMag, December 15, 2023)   Plans for a 37-storey, 183-metre tower and hotel behind the state heritage […]

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Nova Scotia/Canada - 2024 Instillation held at Masonic Temple
06 Jan 2024

Nova Scotia/Canada – 2024 Installation held at Masonic Temple

(by editorial board, MoosejawToday, January 6th, 2023)   Installation of 2024 Officers for Doric/St.George Masonic Lodge #71 was held on […]

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England - Freemasons lose £2.8m VAT case
05 Jan 2024

England – Freemasons lose £2.8m VAT case

(by Will Drysdale, Accountancy Daily, 3 January 2024)   The oldest Grand Lodge of Freemasons in the world has lost […]

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Texas/US - Masonic lodge gives PJC students scholarships
04 Jan 2024

Texas/US – Masonic lodge gives PJC students scholarships

(by editorial board, The Paris News, January 4th, 2024)   The Roan Oak Masonic Lodge No. 860 of Garretts Bluff […]

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Italy - The Freemason Ladies Festival -Roma Pabila
03 Jan 2024

Essex/England – The Freemason Ladies Festival -Roma Pabila

(by editorial board, Essex County Daily Gazette Standard, 31st December 2023)   On Saturday the 18th of November, the Freemason […]

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NY/US – Ti Freemasons optimistic for 2024
02 Jan 2024

NY/US – Ti Freemasons optimistic for 2024

(by Shaudra Barlett Yaw, The Sun, January 2, 2024)   In 136 years, Mount Defiance Lodge #794 of Free and […]

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Berkshire/England - Newbury’s Victory Lodge supports homeless charity Loose Ends at Christmas
01 Jan 2024

Berkshire/England – Newbury’s Victory Lodge supports homeless charity Loose Ends at Christmas

(by Mirek Gosney, newbury today, 01 January 2024)   Freemasons have made a generous donation to a local homeless charity. […]

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South Australia - Historical book explores the history and decline of the Kangaroo Island Freemasons
31 Dec 2023

South Australia – Historical book explores the history and decline of the Kangaroo Island Freemasons

(by editorial board, The Islander, 31st December 2023)   The story of Freemasonry on Kangaroo Island has come to life […]

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NY/US - Ticonderoga Freemasons spread holiday cheer
30 Dec 2023

NY/US – Ticonderoga Freemasons spread holiday cheer

(by Shaudra Barlett Yaw, The Sun, December 25, 2023)   Recently, the Freemasons of the Ticonderoga Mount Defiance and Crown […]

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Cumbria/England - Freemasons host Christmas dinner party in Cleator Moor
29 Dec 2023

Cumbria/England – Freemasons host Christmas dinner party in Cleator Moor

(by Brandon Mawson, News & Star, 29th December 2023)   FREEMASONS in West Cumbria have been helping those in need […]

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North Carolina/US - Mooresville Masonic Lodge gives away more than 100 bicycles
28 Dec 2023

North Carolina/US – Mooresville Masonic Lodge gives away more than 100 bicycles

(by Ben Gibson, Statesville Record&Landmark, December 24, 2023)   If giving is truly better than getting, then those behind the […]

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Virginia/US - Masonic Lodge presents check to Junior Auxiliary for Toy Drive
27 Dec 2023

Virginia/US – Masonic Lodge presents check to Junior Auxiliary for Toy Drive

(by editorial board, Advance-Monticellonian, December 21, 2023)   WM. Bobby Faulkner (right), of Eureka Lodge No. 40, presented the Junior […]

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Cambridgeshire/England - Freemasons donate £20,000 to foodbanks including Wisbech
26 Dec 2023

Cambridgeshire/England – Freemasons donate £20,000 to foodbanks including Wisbech

(by Sarah Cliss, Fenland Citizen, 24 December 2023)   Christmas came early to several food banks across the county when […]

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Cumbria/England - Freemasons Provincial Grand Master issues Christmas message
25 Dec 2023

Cumbria/England – Freemasons Provincial Grand Master issues Christmas message

(by Brandon Mawson, The Mall, 25th December 2023)   This message goes out to the lodges across the county and […]

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Victoria/Australia - $10,000 Spring Vale Lodge donation
24 Dec 2023

Victoria/Australia – $10,000 Spring Vale Lodge donation

(by Emma Xerri, Star Journal, 22nd December 2022)   Hoping to make the work of the Springvale Benevolent Society a […]

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Cheshire/England - Hoylake's RAF cadets win support of local freemasons
23 Dec 2023

Cheshire/England – Hoylake’s RAF cadets win support of local Freemasons

(by Jamie Bowman, Wirral Globe, 22nd December 2023)   Hoose Lodge, in Hoylake, joined together with Widows Sons Masonic Bikers […]

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Tasmania/Australia - North Launceston Freemasons dig deep for Empty Stocking Appeal
22 Dec 2023

Tasmania/Australia – North Launceston Freemasons dig deep for Empty Stocking Appeal

(by Declan Durrant, The Examiner, December 22, 2023)   For the Launceston Army and Navy Freemasons Lodge, giving to The […]

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British Columbia/Canada - Masonic lodge donates to local groups
21 Dec 2023

British Columbia/Canada – Masonic lodge donates to local groups

(by Jordan Shade, Penticton Herald, December 21, 2023)   Penticton Masonic Lodge #147 donated $2,700 to local community groups. From […]

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Kent/England - Ramsgate Freemason bequeaths £114,000 to Chatham and Clarendon Grammar School
20 Dec 2023

Kent/England – Ramsgate Freemason bequeaths £114,000 to Chatham and Clarendon Grammar School

(by Kathy Bailes, Lovetts of Ramsgate, December 20, 2023)   A Ramsgate Freemason has bequeathed £114,000 to the town’s Chatham […]

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Somerset/England - Somerset Freemasons: £10,000 donation to repair flood damage
19 Dec 2023

Somerset/England – Somerset Freemasons: £10,000 donation to repair flood damage

(by Ethan Evans, Somerset County Gazette, 19th December 2023)   Somerset Freemasons has donated £10,000 to the Queen Camel Community […]

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Surrey/England - Freemason’s Lodge spreads Christmas cheer with £2,000 toy donation
18 Dec 2023

Surrey/England – Freemason’s Lodge spreads Christmas cheer with £2,000 toy donation

(by Newdesk, Charity Today, 18th December 2023)   Albert Edward, a Surrey Freemason’s Lodge in Camberley, has just delivered over […]

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Ohio/US - Masonic officers elected for Flushing lodge
17 Dec 2023

Ohio/US – Masonic officers elected for Flushing lodge

(by December 17, 2023 , The Times Leader, December 17, 2023 )   Gary D. Edwards of Uniontown has been […]

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Devonshire/England - Freemasons support local community with donations
16 Dec 2023

Devonshire/England – Freemasons support local community with donations

(by editorial board, The Holsworthy Post, 16th December 2023)   Every Spring and Autumn Freemasons from all around Devon meet […]

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Kansas/US - Do you know what this old Masonic temple in KCK is today?
15 Dec 2023

Kansas/US – Do you know what this old Masonic temple in KCK is today?

(by Randy Mason, The Kansas City Star, December 06, 2023)   Fraternal organizations like the Oddfellows, Elks and Masons were […]

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Dorset/England - Freemasons donate thousands of toys to needy children
14 Dec 2023

Dorset/England – Freemasons donate thousands of toys to needy children

(by editorial board, Dorset View, December 13th, 2023)   Freemasons in Bournemouth, Christchurch and the New Forest have collected thousands […]

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British Columbia/Canada - Making good men better: a look at the Masonic Brotherhood in Revelstoke
13 Dec 2023

British Columbia/Canada – Making good men better: a look at the Masonic Brotherhood in Revelstoke

(by Melissa Jameson, Revelstoke Mountaineer Magazin, December 13, 2023)   Popular books and movies may have you believing the Masonic […]

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Utah/US - Carbon Masonic Temple Rededicates 100-Year Cornerstone
12 Dec 2023

Utah/US – Carbon Masonic Temple Rededicates 100-Year Cornerstone

(by Scottie Draper, TV News, December 12, 2023)   The Carbon Masonic Temple hosted a 100-year cornerstone rededication ceremony on […]

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Texas/US - Crockett Masonic Lodge Recognizes Outstanding Students
11 Dec 2023

Texas/US – Crockett Masonic Lodge Recognizes Outstanding Students

(by Greg Ritchie, Messenger, December 11, 2023)   Lothrop Masonic Lodge in Crockett held a ceremony Tuesday, Dec. 5 to […]

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Essex/England - Blanket coverage for Thurrock Freemasons as they give community groups seasonal support
10 Dec 2023

Essex/England – Blanket coverage for Thurrock Freemasons as they give community groups seasonal support

(by Staff Reporter, Your Thurrock, December 10, 2023)   Several lodges which meet at the Cross Keys Masonic Centre in […]

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Pennsylvania/US - Masonic youth organization gives $1,600 to other youths
09 Dec 2023

Pennsylvania/US – Masonic youth organization gives $1,600 to other youths

(by Eddie Trizzino, Butler Eagle, December 08, 2023 )   A few more than a half-dozen pre-teen members of the […]

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Scotland - Charity cheque handed over at Masonic Lodge in Thurso
08 Dec 2023

Scotland – Charity cheque handed over at Masonic Lodge in Thurso

(by David G Scott, John O’Throat Journal, 4 December 2023)   A craft fair that holds its events at Thurso’s […]

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Michigan/US - Ahmed Shrine hosting 2nd Feztival of Trees at Masonic Center in Marquette
07 Dec 2023

Michigan/US – Ahmed Shrine hosting 2nd Feztival of Trees at Masonic Center in Marquette

(by TV6 News Team, TV6, December 6, 2023)   If you are looking for the perfect tree for the holiday […]

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Scotland - Kilmaurs Masonic Lodge raise £3K for Ayrshire Maternity Unit
06 Dec 2023

Scotland – Kilmaurs Masonic Lodge raise £3K for Ayrshire Maternity Unit

(by Adam Lyon, Cumnock Chronicle, 5th December, 2023)   Labour ward staff at the Ayrshire Maternity Unit at Crosshouse Hospital […]

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Devonshire/England - Cash boost for Devon Docbike
05 Dec 2023

Devonshire/England – Cash boost for Devon Docbike

(by editorial board, Kingsbridge&Salcombe Gazette, 1st December 2023)   Every spring and autumn Freemasons from all around Devon meet to […]

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Ireland - Letterkenny Freemasons make a donation to Donegal Hospice.
04 Dec 2023

Ireland – Letterkenny Freemasons make a donation to Donegal Hospice.

(by Staff Writer , Donegal Daily, November 29, 2023)   The Letterkenny Masonic Lodge this week made a donation of […]

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What can be done to counter the wave of violence against Freemasons?
03 Dec 2023

Exposure of Freemasons to terrorist attacks

Ed Snyder, report prepared exclusively for our web portal, December 3, 2023                 Freemasons are no strangers to persecution. Since […]

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What can be done to counter the wave of violence against Freemasons?
02 Dec 2023

What can be done to counter the wave of violence against Freemasons?

freemasonry.network, January 3, 2024 Over the past few years, there has been an alarming increase in the number of attacks […]

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Malta - Freemasons grand master defends organisation, as Vatican confirms ban
01 Dec 2023

Malta – Freemasons Grand Master defends organisation, as Vatican confirms ban

(by Mark Laurence Zammit , Times Malta, December 1, 2023)   The grand master of the Maltese freemasons hopes society […]

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Ireland - PSNI investigating ‘criminal damage’ at Freemason’s Hall in Belfast
30 Nov 2023

Northern Ireland – PSNI investigating ‘criminal damage’ at Freemason’s Hall in Belfast

(by Niamh Campbell, Belfast Telegraph, 29 November 2023)   Police are investigating the report of criminal damage to a Freemason’s […]

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Ireland - Connaught Freemasons 
donate £1,350 to charities
29 Nov 2023

Ireland – Connaught Freemasons 
donate £1,350 to charities

(by editorial board, Journal, 29th November 2023)   In appreciation of the care given to two Connaught Freemasons, the charities […]

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Devonshire/England - Bovey Tracey Pool to receive funding from Freemasons
28 Nov 2023

Devonshire/England – Bovey Tracey Pool to receive funding from Freemasons

(by editorial board, Mid-Devon Advertiser Series, 28th November 2023)   Bovey Tracey Swimming Pool is to be one of 19 […]

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Australia - Following in his father's footsteps: Lyall notches 70 years with Freemasons
27 Nov 2023

Australia – Following in his father’s footsteps: Lyall notches 70 years with Freemasons

(by Lillian Altman, The Standard, November 21 2023)   Warrnambool’s Lyall Gill celebrated his 90th birthday on Monday, November 20, […]

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India - Freemasons Grand Festival Begins in Hyderabad
26 Nov 2023

India – Freemasons Grand Festival Begins in Hyderabad

(by DC Correspondent, Deccan Chronicle, November 25, 2023)   Hyderabad: Freemasons Grand Festival begins here in the city at Imperial […]

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Herefordshire/England - Freemasons give over £110K to charity
25 Nov 2023

Herefordshire/England – Freemasons give over £110K to charity

(by Matthew Holmes, Ledbury Reporter, 25th November 2023)   The inaugural Herefordshire Provincial Charity Presentation was held on Saturday November […]

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Maine/US - 'It feels good to give': Auburn toy drive and Santa look to help those in need this holiday season
24 Nov 2023

Maine/US – ‘It feels good to give’: Auburn toy drive and Santa look to help those in need this holiday season

(by Susan Cover, Spectrum News, November 24, 2023)   Laurie Babineau took a selfie with Santa Friday at the Auburn […]

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‘People have been guessing what foot I kick with all my life' – Belfast Freemason reacts to Vatican ban on Freemasonry
23 Nov 2023

‘People have been guessing what foot I kick with all my life’ – Belfast Freemason reacts to Vatican ban on Freemasonry

(by Allan Preston, The Irish News, 16 November, 2023)   As the Vatican has issued a ban this week on […]

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Connaught Freemasons donate £1,000 to SARAID Search and Rescue Charity
22 Nov 2023

Connaught Freemasons donate £1,000 to SARAID Search and Rescue Charity

(by editorial board, Journal, 22nd November 2023)   Rob Davis, Crisis, Disaster and Risk Specialist and SARAID Team Leader gave […]

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California/US - Mysteries of the Masonic Castle
21 Nov 2023

California/US – Mysteries of the Masonic Castle

(by Ross Eric Gibson, Santa Cruz Sentinel, November 19, 2023)   In 1887 a mysterious castle-like building was constructed on […]

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North Yorkshire/England - Guisborough Freemasons provide donations for 13 charities
20 Nov 2023

North Yorkshire/England – Guisborough Freemasons provide donations for 13 charities

(by Hannah Chapman, Darlington & Stockton Times, 20th November 2023)   Guisborough Freemasons came together at the Freemason’s Hall in […]

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19 Nov 2023

Northampton/England – Local Freemasons help out with Poppy appeal

(by Craig Bunday, Northamponshire Telegraph, 15th November 2023)   Local Freemasons from Northampton have been giving their time in service […]

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Hyderabad/India - Freemasons launch 9th leg of ‘Gift-a-Livelihood’ program
18 Nov 2023

Hyderabad/India – Freemasons launch 9th leg of ‘Gift-a-Livelihood’ program

(by editorial board, Telengana Today, November 15th 2023)   Poor petty traders, street vendors, and self-employed who cannot afford to […]

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Berkshire/England - Freemasons donate £60,000 to help domestic abuse charity’s work with children
17 Nov 2023

Berkshire/England – Freemasons donate £60,000 to help domestic abuse charity’s work with children

(by Phil Creighton, Workingham Today, November 15, 2023)   A charity that supports people who are victims of domestic abuse […]

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Lincolnshire/England - Grantham Freemasons donate £500 to help St John's Church provide warm space
16 Nov 2023

Lincolnshire/England – Grantham Freemasons donate £500 to help St John’s Church provide warm space

(by Matthew Taylor, Grantham Journal, 13 November 2023)   A £500 donation has been made to provide a warm space […]

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Vatican calls for ‘coordinated strategy’ to oppose Freemasonry
15 Nov 2023

Vatican calls for ‘coordinated strategy’ to oppose Freemasonry

(by editorial board, The Pillar, November 15, 2023)   The Dicastery for the Doctrine of the Faith has called for […]

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15 Nov 2023

Virginia/US – Mount Vernon Masonic Lodge: Holiday flea market & Arts and crafts fair

(by L Suzanne Landers, Neighbor, PATCH, Nov 18, 2023)   Great Community Event with something for everyone. Vendors and crafters […]

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Dorset/England - Freemasons support Ducks and Drakes Cancer Trust
14 Nov 2023

Dorset/England – Freemasons support Ducks and Drakes Cancer Trust

(by Andy Jones, Dorset Echo, 14th November 2023)   More than £3,000 has been raised to support young bowel cancer […]

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Jamaica - Freemasons address blood shortage
13 Nov 2023

Jamaica – Freemasons address blood shortage

(by Jerome Williams, Jamaica Observer, November 12, 2023)   Health and Wellness Minister Dr Christopher Tufton has praised freemasons in […]

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Staffordshire/England - Stoke-on-Trent Bonfire Night criminal damage spree probed
12 Nov 2023

Staffordshire/England – Stoke-on-Trent Bonfire Night criminal damage spree probed

(by Sophie Madden, BBC News, West Midlands, 7th November 2023)   An investigation has been launched into a spate of […]

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Yorkshire/England - Freemasons raise £500 for Lollipop Charity
11 Nov 2023

Yorkshire/England – Freemasons raise £500 for Lollipop Charity

(by Dylan Connell, The Press, 9th November 2023)   York Freemasons have raised £500 for a good cause. Members of […]

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Bermuda - Freemasons Fund Donate To Charities
10 Nov 2023

Bermuda – Freemasons Fund Donate To Charities

(by editorial board, Bernews, November 10, 2023)   The Freemasons Fund For Bermuda [FFFB] has donated $3,000 each to four […]

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London/England - Noa charity supports girls sport with £40k Freemasons grant
09 Nov 2023

London/England – Noa charity supports girls sport with £40k Freemasons grant

(by Mike Brooke, Times Series, 6th November 2023)   Young girls struggling with mental health problems are getting help with […]

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Illinois/US - Story Of Masonic Lodge 149 The Topic Of Effingham County Museum Lecture Thursday
08 Nov 2023

Illinois/US – Story Of Masonic Lodge 149 The Topic Of Effingham County Museum Lecture Thursday

(by editorial board, Effingham Radio, November 8, 2023)   From Ewington to Effingham: The Story of Masonic Lodge 149 will […]

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Sussex/England - Masonic Gift to the Eastbourne RNLI
07 Nov 2023

Sussex/England – Masonic Gift to the Eastbourne RNLI

(by Daniel Baldock, SussexWorld, 7th Nov 2023)   Worshipful Master Robin Verrall of Verity Lodge presented Carl Pocock (Lifeboat Operations […]

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Missouri/US - Local Masonic order raises money each year for Springfield Public School students
06 Nov 2023

Missouri/US – Local Masonic order raises money each year for Springfield Public School students

(by Michele Skalicky, KSMU, November 6, 2023)   The proceeds from an annual fundraiser are used to help kids get […]

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Washington State/US - City Council agrees to let Harbor History Museum study future of old Masonic Lodge
05 Nov 2023

Washington State/US – City Council agrees to let Harbor History Museum study future of old Masonic Lodge

(by Charlee Glock-Jackson, Gig Harbor NOW, October 25th, 2023)   The Gig Harbor City Council unanimously approved an agreement with […]

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Scotland - Annual installation at Masonic lodge at heart of Fife villages since 1909
04 Nov 2023

Scotland – Annual installation at Masonic lodge at heart of Fife villages since 1909

(by Allan Crow, Fife Today, 31st October 2023)   The annual Installation meeting of Lodge St Fothad’s No 1059 was […]

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Greater London/England - Chingford Freemasons donate £4,000 to hospice
03 Nov 2023

Greater London/England – Chingford Freemasons donate £4,000 to hospice

(by editorial board, Waltham Forest Echo, 31 October, 2023)   A freemasons lodge in Chingford has fundraised and donated £4,000 […]

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Devon/England - Freemasons donate new kit for U11 Argyle team
02 Nov 2023

Devon/England – Freemasons donate new kit for U11 Argyle team

(by editorial board, Okehampton Today, 2nd November 2023)   Okehampton Freemasons recently presented the Under-11 Okehampton Argyle team with brand […]

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Cumbria/England - Freemasons purchase defibrillator for Solway Aviation Museum
01 Nov 2023

Cumbria/England – Freemasons purchase defibrillator for Solway Aviation Museum

(by Brandon Mawson, News & Star, 1st November 2023)   Head of Cumbria Freemasons, Bill Bewley teamed up with Barry […]

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North Yorkshire/England - Freemasons refurbish shipping container for charity
31 Oct 2023

North Yorkshire/England – Freemasons refurbish shipping container for charity

(by Joe Willis, Richmondshire TODAY/a>, October 31, 2023)   The Lennox Lodge Freemasons of Richmond have refurbished a storage container […]

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Ontario/Canada - Veteran’s Appreciation Night being hosted by the Espanola Masonic Lodge
30 Oct 2023

Ontario/Canada – Veteran’s Appreciation Night being hosted by the Espanola Masonic Lodge

(by Rosalind Russell, MyEspaniolaNow, October 30, 2023)   A Veteran’s Appreciation Night is being hosted by the Espanola Masonic Lodge […]

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Massachusetts/US - Coats For Kids distributes hundreds of coats
29 Oct 2023

Massachusetts/US – Coats For Kids distributes hundreds of coats

(by Kyle Eck, WGEM, October 29, 2023 )   Coats for Kids kicked off its coat giveaway Saturday morning at […]

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Essex/England - Freemasons help donate to Treetops School
28 Oct 2023

Essex/England – Freemasons help donate to Treetops School

(by Staff Reporter, Your Thurrock, October 28, 2023)   Essex Freemasons help Get Started with a new inspirational initiative gaining […]

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Jamaica - Donate blood and help patients survive, Freemasons appeal
27 Oct 2023

Jamaica – Donate blood and help patients survive, Freemasons appeal

(by editorial board, Jamaica Observer, October 27, 2023)   Jamaicans are being urged to donate blood on November 4 in […]

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Jersey/England - Freemasons agrees equipment maintenance grant for Jersey Trees for Life
26 Oct 2023

Jersey/England – Freemasons agrees equipment maintenance grant for Jersey Trees for Life

(by editorial board, channeleye, October 26, 2023)   Jersey Trees for Life and Jersey Freemasons recently announced agreement of a […]

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Massachusetts/US - Freemasons: 'Helping good men become better'
25 Oct 2023

Massachusetts/US – Freemasons: ‘Helping good men become better’

(by Liam Mayo, Wareham Week, October 23, 2023)   The Wareham Freemasons held an open house on Saturday, Oct. 21. […]

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Ireland - Pianist takes top prize at the Irish Freemasons Young Musician of the Year
24 Oct 2023

Ireland – Pianist takes top prize at the Irish Freemasons Young Musician of the Year

(by Extra Reporter, extra.ie, 23rd October 2023)   Rowel Elesio Friers is the winner of this year’s Irish Freemasons Young […]

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Wyoming/US - America250PA, Freemasons plant Liberty Tree at Wyoming Monument
23 Oct 2023

Wyoming/US – America250PA, Freemasons plant Liberty Tree at Wyoming Monument

(by Geri Gibbons, Times Leader, October 21, 2023)   America250PA, in partnership with the Pennsylvania Freemasons, planted a certified “Liberty […]

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Gloucestershire/England - Bream's Esme provided with safe play area by Freemasons
22 Oct 2023

Gloucestershire/England – Bream’s Esme provided with safe play area by Freemasons

(by Forester Reporter, Forest of Dean and Wye Valley , 22nd October 2023 )   A youngster who is battling […]

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Northumberland/England - Freemasons give funds to Rothbury First School choir
21 Oct 2023

Northumberland/England – Freemasons give funds to Rothbury First School choir

(by Ian Smith, Northumberland Gazette, 20th October 2023,)   The funds will pay the tutor’s tuition fees for the next […]

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Cambridgeshire/England - Freemasons donating almost £9k to PosAbility
20 Oct 2023

Cambridgeshire/England – Freemasons donating almost £9k to PosAbility

(by Katie Woodcock, tytuł pisma, 20th October 2023)   Cambridgeshire Freemasons have pledged to donate nearly £9,000 over the next […]

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Devonshire/England - Okehampton Masons support cafe youth group for winter
19 Oct 2023

Devonshire/England – Okehampton Masons support cafe youth group for winter

(by editorial board, Okehampton Times, 19th October 2023)   Two Okehampton Freemasons dropped into the Well-being Cafe last week to […]

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West Yorkshire/England - Baildon Masonic Hall to open its doors for special day
18 Oct 2023

West Yorkshire/England – Baildon Masonic Hall to open its doors for special day

(by Rowan Newman, Telegraph & Argus, 17th August, 2023)   A HISTORIC Bradford district hall will be opening its doors […]

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Massachusetts/US - Freemasons open house, family fun day
17 Oct 2023

Massachusetts/US – Freemasons open house, family fun day

(by editorial board, Wareham Week, October 16, 2023)   The Massachusetts Freemasons will open their doors to the public for […]

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Hertfordshire/England - Children with disabilities get back to nature thanks to Freemasons
16 Oct 2023

Hertfordshire/England – Children with disabilities get back to nature thanks to Freemasons

(by News Bulletin, my local NEWS, 16th October 2023)   Children with disabilities or special educational needs (SEN) will experience […]

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California/US - Freemasons Announce $390,000, Three-Year Grant to San Diego Unified School District
15 Oct 2023

California/US – Freemasons Announce $390,000, Three-Year Grant to San Diego Unified School District

(by GlobeNewswire, Morningstar, October 10, 2023)   Today the Masons of California, together with San Diego Unified School District, announced […]

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Essex/England - Sat 14th Oct 2023 Harlow-based Freemasons donate thousands to cancer charity
14 Oct 2023

Essex/England – Sat 14th Oct 2023 Harlow-based Freemasons donate thousands to cancer charity

(by editorial board, Your Harlow, Saturday 14th Oct 2023)   When John Mosely, Charity of Steward of Deo Confidimus Lodge […]

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New York/US - Borough of Madison Agrees to Purchase and Preserve 200 Year old Masonic Lodge
13 Oct 2023

New York/US – Borough of Madison Agrees to Purchase and Preserve 200 Year old Masonic Lodge

(by TAPinto Madison Staff, TAPinto Madison, October 13, 2023)   The Borough of Madison has reached an agreement to purchase […]

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Indiana/US - Milford Masonic Lodge Hosting Trunk Or Treat On Halloween
12 Oct 2023

Indiana/US – Milford Masonic Lodge Hosting Trunk Or Treat On Halloween

(by editorial board, inkFreeNews, October 10, 2023)   Milford — Kosciusko County Masonic Lodge 418 will be holding a Trunk […]

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South Wales - Freemasons present £600 cheque to Trinity Fields School
11 Oct 2023

South Wales – Freemasons present £600 cheque to Trinity Fields School

(by Rhys Williams, Caerphilly Observer, October 11th, 2023)   A cheque worth £600 has been handed to Trinity Fields School […]

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Isle of Wight/England - Spithead Masonic Lodge 6719 is hosting an open evening
10 Oct 2023

Isle of Wight/England – Spithead Masonic Lodge 6719 is hosting an open evening

(by James Rann, islandecho, 10th October 2023)   Spithead Masonic Lodge 6719 is hosting an open evening on Friday 20th […]

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Dublin/Ireland - Irish Freemasons Young Musician of the Year Competition
09 Oct 2023

Dublin/Ireland – Irish Freemasons Young Musician of the Year Competition

(by editorial board, The journal of Music, 14th October 2023)   Now the HIGHEST PRIZE Music Competition in Ireland with […]

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Maine/US - Monument Lodge co-hosts International Masonic Meeting
08 Oct 2023

Maine/US – Monument Lodge co-hosts International Masonic Meeting

(by Contributed, TheCounty, October 6, 2023)   On Saturday, Oct. 1, Monument Lodge of Masons and Woodstock Lodge No. 11 […]

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Devonshire/England - Freemasons commit £12,966 to Mid Devon carers charity in next 3 years
07 Oct 2023

Devonshire/England – Freemasons commit £12,966 to Mid Devon carers charity in next 3 years

(by Alan Quick, Crediton Courier, 6th October 2023)   Devonshire Freemasons has agreed to donate £12,966 over three years to […]

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Essex/England - Freemasons raise over £15,000 for Army Benevolent Fund
06 Oct 2023

Essex/England – Freemasons raise over £15,000 for Army Benevolent Fund

(by Cameron Poole, Maldon Standard, 4th October 2023)   An Essex-based organisation has raised thousands of pounds for a charity […]

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South Australia - Freemasons make donation to Western Districts
05 Oct 2023

South Australia – Freemasons make donation to Western Districts

(by editorial board, The Islander, 4th October 2023)   Freemasons from Kangaroo Island around the state recently donated $38,900 to […]

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Warwickshire/England - Charities' joy as Redditch Freemasons hand out cheques
04 Oct 2023

Warwickshire/England – Charities’ joy as Redditch Freemasons hand out cheques

(by editorial board, Redditch Standard, 4th October 2023)   Ten Redditch charities received grants from Redditch freemasons as part of […]

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West Virginia/US - Masons to help launch Brooke County ambulance station project
03 Oct 2023

West Virginia/US – Masons to help launch Brooke County ambulance station project

(by Warren Scott, Herald-Star, October 3, 2023)   Members of the West Virginia Grand Masonic Lodge will carry on a […]

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Cambridgeshire/England - Two successful events bringing Freemasonry to the community
02 Oct 2023

Cambridgeshire/England – Two successful events bringing Freemasonry to the community

(by Craig Bunday, Peterborough Telegraph, 27th September 2023,)   The travelling information stand was at the Festival on both Friday […]

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California/US - San Dimas Masonic Lodge, Rotary will collect food and more to benefit military families
01 Oct 2023

California/US – San Dimas Masonic Lodge, Rotary will collect food and more to benefit military families

(by Staff Report, Daily Bulletin, September 29, 2023)   A food drive to support Marine Corps families at the Twentynine […]

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Berkshire/England - Certificate presented to former borough councillor as he marks 50 years as a Freemason
30 Sep 2023

Berkshire/England – Certificate presented to former borough councillor as he marks 50 years as a Freemason

(by Phil Creighton, Wokingham.Today, September 28, 2023)   A FORMER Wokingham borough councillor has been celebrating a significant milestone for […]

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Lincolnshire/England - Freemasons set to reach the 'peak' of abilities with tough Everest charity climb
29 Sep 2023

Lincolnshire/England – Freemasons set to reach the ‘peak’ of abilities with tough Everest charity climb

(by The Newsroom, LincolnshireWorld, 29th Sep 2023)   ​Two Freemasons from Lincolnshire are preparing for the trek of a lifetime […]

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Hampshire/England - Royal Arch Freemasons’ £45,000 donation helping puppies being trained to be guide dogs
28 Sep 2023

Hampshire/England – Royal Arch Freemasons’ £45,000 donation helping puppies being trained to be guide dogs

(by Simon Carter, The News, 26th September 2023)   Labrador puppies Joshua and Benny will become lifelines for two blind […]

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New South Wales/Australia - Freemasons Open Day At New Lodge Myall In Tea Gardens
27 Sep 2023

New South Wales/Australia – Freemasons Open Day At New Lodge Myall In Tea Gardens

(by editorial board, News Of The Area – Modern Media , September 27, 2023)   After a prolonged absence from […]

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New York/US - Mayor Adams, NYPD Commissioner Caban became Freemasons over the weekend
26 Sep 2023

New York/US – Mayor Adams, NYPD Commissioner Caban became Freemasons over the weekend

(by Bahar Ostadan, Gothamist, September 25, 2023)   Mayor Adams had a busy schedule Saturday, including remarks at a Harlem […]

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Georgia/US - Prince Hall Masonic Lodge to gift of $1.5 million
25 Sep 2023

Georgia/US – Prince Hall Masonic Lodge to gift of $1.5 million

(by Maria Saporta, Saporta Report, September 25, 2023)   Nearly all of the money needed to restore one of the […]

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British Columbia / Canada - Happy 100 years Fraser Chapter #30, Order of the Eastern Star
24 Sep 2023

British Columbia / Canada – Happy 100 years Fraser Chapter #30, Order of the Eastern Star

(by Staff Writer, Delta Optimist, September 24, 2023)   Part of the Masonic family, open to women and men with […]

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Texas/US - Masonic Lodge No. 180 completes repairs to hall
23 Sep 2023

Texas/US – Masonic Lodge No. 180 completes repairs to hall

(by Tammy Vinson Reporter, Sulphur Springs News-Telegram, September 22, 2023)   Hopkins Lodge No. 180 received its charter in January […]

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Ghana Freemasons Kick Against Negative Perception Of Their Grouping: “We Don't Drink Blood”
22 Sep 2023

Ghana Freemasons Kick Against Negative Perception Of Their Grouping: “We Don’t Drink Blood”

(by Delali Adogla-Bessa, YEN, September 16, 2023)   The Freemasons Society of Ghana’s members have kicked against the negative practices […]

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Pennsylvania/US - Charity Lodge 190 F. and A.M. celebrates 200 years
21 Sep 2023

Pennsylvania/US – Charity Lodge 190 F. and A.M. celebrates 200 years

(by MEDIANEWS GROUP , The Times Herald, September 21, 2023 )   Norristown — Charity Lodge No. 190 F.&A.M., the […]

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Devonshire/England - Crediton Freemasons donate £500 to Bow School swimming pool
20 Sep 2023

Devonshire/England – Crediton Freemasons donate £500 to Bow School swimming pool

(by Alan Quick, Crediton Courier, 19th September 2023)   BOW Community Primary School and Bow Swimming Pool Committee were delighted […]

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Ontario/Canada - Freemasons make $20K donation to Simcoe County CMHA
19 Sep 2023

Ontario/Canada – Freemasons make $20K donation to Simcoe County CMHA

(by BradfordToday Staff, BRADFORDTODAY.ca, 19th September 2023)   Contribution will help local CMHA branch expand its mental health and addiction […]

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Lincolnshire/England - Freemasons consecrate new Lodge for services personnel
18 Sep 2023

Lincolnshire/England – Freemasons consecrate new Lodge for services personnel

(by editorial board, Lincolnshire Today, 18th September 2023)   Freemasons from every Lodge in Lincolnshire have gathered in Grimsby to […]

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North Dakota/US - Library board approves site study for Masonic Temple
17 Sep 2023

North Dakota/US – Library board approves site study for Masonic Temple

(by Masaki Ova, The Jamestown Sun, September 13, 2023)   The James River Valley Library System Board of Directors in […]

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Western Australia - Paranormal investigation at ‘haunted’ Perth Masonic lodge
16 Sep 2023

Western Australia – Paranormal investigation at ‘haunted’ Perth Masonic lodge

(by Kieran Webster, The Courier, September 15 2023)   A paranormal investigation at a ‘haunted’ Masonic lodge in Perth is […]

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Cornwall/England - Freemasons 90-mile walk from Land's End raises nearly £2000
15 Sep 2023

Cornwall/England – Freemasons 90-mile walk from Land’s End raises nearly £2000

(by Times reporter, tTavistock Times Gazette, 14th September 2023)   CHARITABLE members of Cotehele Lodge of Cornish Freemasons in Calstock […]

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Texas/US - Freemasons dedicate cornerstone for new high school
15 Sep 2023

Texas/US – Freemasons dedicate cornerstone for new high school

(by Tammy Vinson, Sulphur Springs News Telegram, September 12, 2023)   Cumby Collegiate High School’s new building is almost ready […]

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North Carolina/US - Local masonic lodge hosting kayak race for charity
13 Sep 2023

North Carolina/US – Local masonic lodge hosting kayak race for charity

(by Chloe Collins, Gaston Gazette, 13th September 2023)   A Belmont man will host a kayak race this October and […]

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BBC - Freemasons: Leaders tackle the myths behind the 'secret' organisation
12 Sep 2023

BBC – Freemasons: Leaders tackle the myths behind the ‘secret’ organisation

(by Kevin Shoesmith, BBC, 9th September 2023)   The Freemasons are sometimes seen as a secret society filled with special […]

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Colorado/US - Freemasons uncap cornerstone of Routt history at courthouse’s 100th birthday party
11 Sep 2023

Colorado/US – Freemasons uncap cornerstone of Routt history at courthouse’s 100th birthday party

(by Eli Pace, Steamboat Pilot & Today, September 11, 2023)   Many in the crowd outside the historic Routt County […]

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Isle of Man/England - Freemasons donate to Sight Matters
10 Sep 2023

Isle of Man/England – Freemasons donate to Sight Matters

(by Adam Morton, Isle of Man TODAY, 11th September 2023)   The Isle of Man Freemasons has donated a total […]

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Texas/US - Keller Masonic Lodge honors Keller Center for Advanced Learning at cornerstone ceremony
09 Sep 2023

Texas/US – Keller Masonic Lodge honors Keller Center for Advanced Learning at cornerstone ceremony

(by Mark Fadden , Community Impact, September 6, 2023 )   Members of Keller Masonic Lodge No. 1084 presented a […]

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Maine/US - Maine Masons encourage thousands of youth to read
08 Sep 2023

Maine/US – Maine Masons encourage thousands of youth to read

(by editorial board, centralmaine.com, September 08, 2023)   Maine Masonic Charitable Foundation and local Maine Masonic Lodges provide bicycles for […]

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Freemasons’ Hall, Great Queen Street, London
07 Sep 2023

Freemasons’ Hall, Great Queen Street, London

(by James Murray, Express, Sep 7, 2023 )   It’s long been one of the most secretive places in the […]

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Washington State/US - Waitsburg Masonic Lodge still a home for some
06 Sep 2023

Washington State/US – Waitsburg Masonic Lodge still a home for some

(by Michelle Smith, The Times, September 6, 2023)   Everyone in the Touchet Valley knows where to find Waitsburg Grocery. […]

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Cumbria/England - Freemasons assist councillors to provide free school uniforms
05 Sep 2023

Cumbria/England – Freemasons assist councillors to provide free school uniforms

(by Brandon Mawson, News & Star, 5th September 2023)   Over the past couple of weeks, Freemasons have been helping […]

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Tennessee/US - Chattanooga Masonic Center Damaged By Arson And Vandalism
04 Sep 2023

Tennessee/US – Chattanooga Masonic Center Damaged By Arson And Vandalism

(by editorial board, Chattanoogan.com, September 4, 2023)   Chattanooga Fire and Chattanooga Police are investigating an incident early Monday morning […]

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Cornwall/England - Freemason to walk 90 miles for charity
03 Sep 2023

Cornwall/England – Freemason to walk 90 miles for charity

(by Kat Archer, Tavistock Times Gazette, 31st August 2023)   A ST ANN’S Chapel resident and freemason is aiming to […]

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Lincolnshire/England - Grantham Freemasons’ Hall to open to the public for third time in its history
02 Sep 2023

Lincolnshire/England – Grantham Freemasons’ Hall to open to the public for third time in its history

(by Matthew Taylor, Grantham Journal, 01 September 2023)   A historic hall will open to the public for just the […]

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Devonshire/England - Local charities receive cheques from Crediton Freemasons
01 Sep 2023

Devonshire/England – Local charities receive cheques from Crediton Freemasons

(by Nora Parminter, Crediton Courier, 31st August 2023)   Crediton Freemasons recently presented two cheques for £300 each to two […]

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Massachusetts/US - Watertown Police Receive Stuffed Animals from Freemasons Lodge to Comfort Children
31 Aug 2023

Massachusetts/US – Watertown Police Receive Stuffed Animals from Freemasons Lodge to Comfort Children

(by Charlie Breitrose, Watertown News, August 27, 2023)   Watertown Police officers will have a new tool in their cruisers, […]

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Yorkshire/England - Freemasons fund new shed for Addingham's WorkShed group
30 Aug 2023

Yorkshire/England – Freemasons fund new shed for Addingham’s WorkShed group

(by Claire Lomax, Ilkley Gazette, 30th August 2023)   Addingham Good Neighbours is making good use of a new wooden […]

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Greater Manchester/England - Freemasons of Urmston donate community bench to residents
29 Aug 2023

Greater Manchester/England – Freemasons of Urmston donate community bench to residents

(by Imogen Clyde-Smith, Messenger, 28th August 2023)   The Freemasons of Urmston have donated a bench to residents in a […]

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Kentucky/US - Illus. Walter F. Wheeler Installed As Grand Commander
28 Aug 2023

Kentucky/US – Illus. Walter F. Wheeler Installed As Grand Commander

(by Christopher Hodapp, Freemasons for Dummies, August 28, 2023)   The Supreme Council of the Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite Northern […]

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Oxfordshire/England - Freemason’s donation to Guide Dogs
27 Aug 2023

Oxfordshire/England – Freemason’s donation to Guide Dogs

(by editorial board, Henley Freemasons, 27 August 2023)   In 1967, when Henley Freemason John Price was involved in a […]

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Virginia/US - Freemasonry visitation held in Rangeley
26 Aug 2023

Virginia/US – Freemasonry visitation held in Rangeley

(by Pam Harnden, The Franklin Journal, August 3, 2023)   “Freemasonry, the teachings and practices of the fraternal [men-only] order […]

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Devonshire/England - Freemasons donate £15,000 to Exeter’s ‘Hollow Lane Club’
25 Aug 2023

Devonshire/England – Freemasons donate £15,000 to Exeter’s ‘Hollow Lane Club’

(by Alan Quick, Crediton Courier, 23rd August 2023 )   Devonshire Freemasons, in association with the Masonic Charitable Foundation (MCF) […]

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Scotland - Looking back with Ian Scott at the history of Falkirk's Freemasons
24 Aug 2023

Scotland – Looking back with Ian Scott at the history of Falkirk’s Freemasons

(by Ian Scott, The Falkirk Herald, 24th Aug 2023)   Although I am not a ‘brother of the mystic tie’ […]

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Manchester/England - Masonic Lodge Hosting Tractor Ride
23 Aug 2023

Manchester/England – Masonic Lodge Hosting Tractor Ride

(by Janelle Tucker, KMCH, August 21, 2023)   The Manchester Masonic Lodge is hosting their annual tractor ride this Saturday. […]

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22 Aug 2023

Wisconsin/US – Wautoma Freemasons welcomes you to Scholarship Fundraising Dinner

(by News Staff, Waushara Argus, August 22, 2023)   The Brothers of Wautoma Masonic Lodge are pleased to announce a […]

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New York State/US - Matinecock Masonic Lodge opens doors for fundraiser
21 Aug 2023

New York State/US – Matinecock Masonic Lodge opens doors for fundraiser

(by Will Sheeline, LIHERALD.COM, August 20, 2023)   While the history of the Freemasons has often been shrouded in mystery, […]

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Isle of Man/England - Local charity extends gratitude to IOM Freemasons
20 Aug 2023

Isle of Man/England – Local charity extends gratitude to IOM Freemasons

(by editorial board, 3m, 20 August 2023)   Local charity Sight Matters has thanked the Island’s Freemasons after receiving a […]

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Illinois/US - Two local Freemasonry lodges award four scholarships
18 Aug 2023

Illinois/US – Two local Freemasonry lodges award four scholarships

(by Dennis Olsen, Daily Herald, August 17, 2023)   The Cary-Grove Masonic Lodge No. 1157 and the Oneida Masonic Lodge […]

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New Zealand - Masonic Lodge Whangamomona 234 gifts tech upgrade to Stratford High School
17 Aug 2023

New Zealand – Masonic Lodge Whangamomona 234 gifts tech upgrade to Stratford High School

(by editorial board, Stratford Place, 17 August, 2023)   The Masonic Lodge Whangamomona 234 has gifted a new four-outlet poker […]

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Michigan/US - Michigan Masonic Home awarded Gold Seal Accreditation
16 Aug 2023

Michigan/US – Michigan Masonic Home awarded Gold Seal Accreditation

(by Sarah Wright, Morning Sun, August 10, 2023)   The Michigan Masonic Home has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal […]

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15 Aug 2023

Ohio/US – The long history of the Wilton Clinton Masonic Lodge

(by Ashley Saari, Monadnock, 14th August 2023)   The Clinton Masonic Lodge stands out on Wilton Main Street, sitting atop […]

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Oklahoma/US - Grand Master Issues Warning About Anti-Masonic Activity
14 Aug 2023

Oklahoma/US – Grand Master Issues Warning About Anti-Masonic Activity

(by Christopher Hodappr, Freemasons for Dummies, August 13, 2023)   MW Glen A. Chaney, Grand Master of the Grand Lodge […]

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North Yorkshire/England - York Eboracum Freemasons unveil blue plaque in city
14 Aug 2023

North Yorkshire/England – York Eboracum Freemasons unveil blue plaque in city

(by editorial board, The Press, 11th August 2023)   A new blue plaque has been unveiled in York city centre […]

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South Australia - The Port Lincoln Railway Museum received a $25,000 grant
14 Aug 2023

South Australia – The Port Lincoln Railway Museum received a $25,000 grant

(by editorial board, Port Lincoln Times, 14th August 2023)   The Port Lincoln Railway Museum received a $25,000 grant to […]

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Scotland - Freemasons show their softer side with teddy bear donation to two Ayrshire hospitals
13 Aug 2023

Scotland – Freemasons show their softer side with teddy bear donation to two Ayrshire hospitals

(by Paul Behan, Daily Record, 13 August 2023)   Ayrshire Freemasons have been hailed for showing their warm and cuddly […]

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Ontario/Canada - Freemasons support Société Alzheimer Society Sudbury-Manitoulin North Bay & Districts
12 Aug 2023

Ontario/Canada – Freemasons support Société Alzheimer Society Sudbury-Manitoulin North Bay & Districts

(by Star Staff, The Sudbury Star, August 12, 2023)   The Société Alzheimer Society Sudbury-Manitoulin North Bay & Districts has […]

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Massachusetts/US - Grand Master Warns About Bogus Masonic Recruitment
11 Aug 2023

Massachusetts/US – Grand Master Warns About Bogus Masonic Recruitment

(by Christopher Hodapp, Freemasons for Dummies, August 09, 2023)   Back in June, MW George Hamilton, Grand Master of the […]

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Northamptonshire/England - Freemasons set up local branch of Homeless charity
10 Aug 2023

Northamptonshire/England – Freemasons set up local branch of Homeless charity

(by Craig Bunday, Northampton Chronicle, 10th August 2023)   ‘The 3 Pillars – Feeding the Homeless and Supporting the Community’ […]

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New York/US - Parishville Masonic Lodge 395 hosting chicken BBQ Saturday
09 Aug 2023

New York/US – Parishville Masonic Lodge 395 hosting chicken BBQ Saturday

(by editorial board, North Country Now, August 9, 2023)   Parishville Masonic Lodge 395, 1767 State Highway 72, will offer […]

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Ohio/US - Freemasons celebrate the Grand Lodge of Ohio in East Palestine
08 Aug 2023

Ohio/US – Freemasons celebrate the Grand Lodge of Ohio in East Palestine

(by editorial board, Salem News, August 04, 2023)   Freemasons from across Ohio gathered July 30 to celebrate the Grand […]

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Team Jak, who support children and young people diagnosed with cancer and their families, was the chosen charity of two Masonic Provinces in Scotland - Moray and Nairn and Banffshire
07 Aug 2023

Scotland – Aberdeen children’s charity gifted £1,500 from Scottish Freemasons

(by Thomas Durham, AberdeenLive, 5th August 2023)   An Aberdeen children’s charity has received £1,500 from two groups of Scottish […]

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Freemasonry: Oxford’s not-so-secret secret society
06 Aug 2023

Freemasonry: Oxford’s not-so-secret secret society

(by Anika Gupta and Rufus Hall, Cherwell, 12th June 2023)   Breeches and brotherhood … the secret world of freemasonry […]

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Lanarkshire/Scotland - Stonehouse groups benefit from generosity of village's Freemasons
05 Aug 2023

Lanarkshire/Scotland – Stonehouse groups benefit from generosity of village’s Freemasons

(by Lanarkshire Live, Daily Record, 4th August 2023)   A whole host of Lanarkshire charities and youth groups have benefited […]

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Oxfordshire/England - Horse gifted in memory of late wife
04 Aug 2023

Oxfordshire/England – Horse gifted in memory of late wife

(by editorial board, Kenley Standard, 31 July 2023)   John Price, from Henley, made the donation to celebrate his 50 […]

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03 Aug 2023

Nebraska/US – Omaha Masonic Lodge raises with car show

(by KMTV Staff, 3KMTV News Now, July 31, 2023)   Classic cars revved engines and made a comeback in Millard. […]

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Northumberland/England - Freemasons step up to assist in saving lives at sea
02 Aug 2023

Northumberland/England – Freemasons step up to assist in saving lives at sea

(by editorial board, Lifeboats, 1 August 2023)   The Freemasons from Cramlington had recently visited RNLI Blyth to hear and […]

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Ontario/Canada - Masonic lodge donates $100K to Athens facility
31 Jul 2023

Ontario/Canada – Masonic lodge donates $100K to Athens facility

(by Sabrina Bedford, The Recorder & Times, July 24, 2023)   The fundraising thermometer continues to rise for the new […]

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Nottinghamshire/England - Freemasons donated thousands to Newark Dementia Carers Group
30 Jul 2023

Nottinghamshire/England – Freemasons donated thousands to Newark Dementia Carers Group

(by Marta Tavares, Newark Advertiser, 30 July 2023)   Newark Freemasons have donated £1,000 to a charity in memory of […]

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Illinois/US - Flora Masonic Lodge 204 Donates $10K To Shriner’s Children’s Hospital
29 Jul 2023

Illinois/US – Flora Masonic Lodge 204 Donates $10K To Shriner’s Children’s Hospital

(by July 28, 2023, Effingham Radio, editorial board)   On July 10, 2023 before their regular lodge meeting Flora Masonic […]

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Washington state/US - Rotary Club hears from Masonic Lodge member
28 Jul 2023

Washington state/US – Rotary Club hears from Masonic Lodge member

(by Ethan Reddish, The Post-Searchlight, July 26, 2023)   Members of the Bainbridge Rotary club gathered at the Kirbo Center […]

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Illinois/US - West Chicago man arrested for allegedly defacing downtown Naperville Freemasons’ mural
27 Jul 2023

Illinois/US – West Chicago man arrested for allegedly defacing downtown Naperville Freemasons’ mural

(by Will Payne, NCTV17, July 25, 2023)   A West Chicago man was taken into custody, accused of allegedly spray-painting […]

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Isle of Wight/England - Freemasons donate £45,000 to Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance
26 Jul 2023

Isle of Wight/England – Freemasons donate £45,000 to Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance

(by Paul Coates, Petersfield Post, 26th July 2023)   The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Air Ambulance charity has received […]

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Cumbria/UK - Cumbrian freemason raises money for motor neurone disease research
25 Jul 2023

Cumbria/UK – Cumbrian freemason raises money for motor neurone disease research

(by Brandon Mawson, News&Star, 25th July 2023)   A Freemason and rugby player was inspired to raise money in support […]

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Wisconsin/US - Prince Hall Masonic Temple promotes gun safety after several kids shot and injured
24 Jul 2023

Wisconsin/US – Prince Hall Masonic Temple promotes gun safety after several kids shot and injured

(by Phillip Boudreaux , Spectrum News 1, July 23, 2023)   After Milwaukee Police said several kids were shot and […]

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Florida/US - Fire Destroys Masonic Hall: Arson Suspected
23 Jul 2023

Washington State/US – Grand Master of Washington Issues Warning About Anti-Masons

(by Christopher Hodapp, Freemasons for Dummies, July 22, 2023)   In the wake of this month’s killing of a Freemason […]

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Wales - Newtown Girl Guides new picnic bench from Powys Freemasons
22 Jul 2023

Wales – Newtown Girl Guides new picnic bench from Powys Freemasons

(by Anwen Parry, Powys County Times, 17th July 2023)   Cedewain Lodge of Freemasons 1594 members Colin and Christine Evans […]

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Victoria/Australia - Freemasons film night worth a look
21 Jul 2023

Victoria/Australia – Freemasons film night worth a look

(by editorial board, Kyabram Free Press, July 21, 2023)   The Kyabram Freemasons invite you to a private screening of […]

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Cheshire/England - Community Centre project gets funding from Freemasons
20 Jul 2023

Cheshire/England – Community Centre project gets funding from Freemasons

(by editorial board, CHANNELEYE, July 20, 2023)   Jersey Cheshire Home have been given a cash boost towards a new […]

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Egypt cancels US rapper Travis Scott’s concert over alleged promotion of Masonry
19 Jul 2023

Egypt cancels US rapper Travis Scott’s concert over alleged promotion of Masonry

(by editorial board, Al Arabiya English, 18 July ,2023)   Egypt’s Musicians’ Syndicate has canceled US rapper Travis Scott’s scheduled […]

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Somerset/England - Connaught Lodge welcome D of E Frome college students
18 Jul 2023

Somerset/England – Connaught Lodge welcome D of E Frome college students

(by editorial board, The Midsomer Norton, Radstock & District Journal, 18th July 2023 )   On Friday, 30th June, Connaught […]

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Missouri/US - Cornerstone rededication ceremony held by Freemasons at county courthouse
17 Jul 2023

Missouri/US – Cornerstone rededication ceremony held by Freemasons at county courthouse

(by Marty Bachman, Daily Express, July 17, 2023 )   A Masonic Cornerstone Rededication ceremony was held by local Adair […]

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Tennessee/US - Man must pay $1M+ after guilty plea in Masonic lodge embezzlement
16 Jul 2023

Tennessee/US – Man must pay $1M+ after guilty plea in Masonic lodge embezzlement

(by editorial board, WREG News Channel 3, July 13, 2023)   MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Man must pay $1M+ after guilty […]

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Essex/England - Braintree freemasons raise over £5k for Papyrus.
15 Jul 2023

Essex/England – Braintree freemasons raise over £5k for Papyrus

(by Macaully Moffat, Braintree&Witham Times, 15th July 2023)   Essex Freemasons John Smillie of Langthorne Lodge and Mark Lappage of […]

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Hampshire/England - Basingstoke Freemasons donate to Pelican Cancer Foundation
14 Jul 2023

Hampshire/England – Basingstoke Freemasons donate to Pelican Cancer Foundation

(by Mark Paine, Gazette, 13th July 2023)   Basingstoke Freemasons have donated £1,000 to a cancer treatment foundation in the […]

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Greece - Explosion damages Masonic Hall in central Athens
13 Jul 2023

Greece – Explosion damages Masonic Hall in central Athens

(by Newsroom/Dimitris Peristeris/Intime News, ekathimerini.com, July 13, 2023)   A small-scale explosion of an improvised explosive device caused limited damage […]

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Pennsylvania/US - Lebanon Masonic Council No. 27 donates $1,000 to Special Olympics for uniforms
12 Jul 2023

Pennsylvania/US – Lebanon Masonic Council No. 27 donates $1,000 to Special Olympics for uniforms

(by LebTown Staff, LEBTOWN, July 11, 2023)   The Lebanon Council No. 27 of the Royal & Select Masters Masons […]

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Texas/US - Freemasons say man was killed outside McAllen lodge
12 Jul 2023

Texas/US – Freemasons say man was killed outside McAllen lodge

(by Xavier Alvarez, myRGV, July 12, 2023)   The Mission man shot and killed Monday night was a well-known member […]

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Devonshire/England - Freemasons grant £15,000 to local transport support group
11 Jul 2023

Devonshire/England – Freemasons grant £15,000 to local transport support group

(by Amy Hetherington, Okehampton Times, 7th July 2023)   The Okehampton District and Community Transport Group (ODCTG) received a £15,000 […]

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Texas/US - Laredo Masonic Lodge welcomes new leaders for 2023-24
10 Jul 2023

Texas/US – Laredo Masonic Lodge welcomes new leaders for 2023-24

(by Jorge A. Vela, LMTonline, July 10, 2023)   The Laredo Masonic Lodge 547 recently installed its next group of […]

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North Yorkshire/England -Call for councillors to declare if they’re a Freemason
09 Jul 2023

North Yorkshire/England -Call for councillors to declare if they’re a Freemason

(by Thomas Barrett Local Democracy Reporter, The Streay Ferret, July 10, 2023)   Anyone elected onto North Yorkshire Council should […]

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Michigan/US - The Gladwin Masonic Lodge #397 donates to Hospice
08 Jul 2023

Michigan/US – The Gladwin Masonic Lodge #397 donates to Hospice

(by editorial board, Record&Clarion, July 4, 2023)   The Gladwin Masonic Lodge #397 again donated to Hospice of Gladwin Area, […]

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Devon/England - 18 charities benefited from the Devonshire Freemasons WAKE Fund
07 Jul 2023

Devon/England – 18 charities benefited from the Devonshire Freemasons WAKE Fund

(by Crediton Courier Contributor, Ivybridge&South Brent Gazette, 2nd July 2023)   Every spring and autumn Freemasons from all around Devon […]

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East Lancashire/England - Freemasons make £62k donation to help youngsters
06 Jul 2023

East Lancashire/England – Freemasons make £62k donation to help youngsters

(by Harriet Heywood, yahoo! news, 3 July 2023 )   A £62,000 grant has been given to help vulnerable children […]

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Ireland - Freemasons must open hall to other groups if they want to extend it into Cork city park
04 Jul 2023

Ireland – Freemasons must open hall to other groups if they want to extend it into Cork city park

(by Eoin English, Irish Examiner, 29th June 2023)   The Freemasons will have to make their historic hall in Cork […]

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Exactly 160 years ago: Friend to Friend - A Brotherhood Undivided
03 Jul 2023

Exactly 160 years ago: Friend to Friend – A Brotherhood Undivided

The Battle of Gettysburg website, gettysburgfreemasons.org, FREEMASONRY.network, July 3, 2023 The Friend-to-Friend Monument depicts Confederate Brigadier General Lewis A. Armistead, […]

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California/US - Inside San Francisco’s Masonic Halls and Fraternal Lodges
02 Jul 2023

California/US – Inside San Francisco’s Masonic Halls and Fraternal Lodges

(by Julie Zigoris, The San Francisco Standard, June 30, 2023)   Much is made of the secrets of the Freemasons, […]

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Somerset/England - Funding boost for Apex Park Playday from Burnham Freemasons
01 Jul 2023

Somerset/England – Funding boost for Apex Park Playday from Burnham Freemasons

(by editorial board, Burnham-On-Sea.com –, July 1, 2023)   Burnham-On-Sea Freemasons have this week given a funding boost to the […]

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East Lancashire/England - Freemasons fundraiser raises £1,000 towards East Lancashire Festival 2026
30 Jun 2023

East Lancashire/England – Freemasons fundraiser raises £1,000 towards East Lancashire Festival 2026

(by editorial board, Rochdale Online, 29 June 2023)   Members of the Oldham and Rochdale districts Freemasons group and their […]

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New Jersey/US - Masonic Lodge awards $50,000 in college scholarships
29 Jun 2023

New Jersey/US – Masonic Lodge awards $50,000 in college scholarships

(by Jacklyn McQuarrie, The Press of Atlantic City, June 29, 2023)   Egg Harbor Township — Trinity Justice Unity Lodge […]

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Kent/England - Freemasons chip in for flood victims