(by Joseph Reaidi, Watford Observer, January 15, 2020)
A Freemasons group hopes to help victims of the Australian bushfires with a generous donation.
Hertfordshire Freemasons have contributed towards a grant of A$150,000 (£79,000) through the Masonic Charitable Foundation to the Disaster Relief Funds set up by Freemasons in Australia, in reaction to the Australian bush fires.
The English and Welsh Freemasons’ charity will then distribute A$50,000 each to the Australian states affected: New South Wales, Victoria, and South Australia.
Australia has been facing the worst wildfires the country has seen in decades with 27 deaths since September and…