Yorkshire, West Riding Freemasons


Yorkshire, West Riding Freemasons
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  • Yorkshire, West Riding Freemasons give £5,000 boost to Harrogate Scrubbers community sewers June 12, 2020
    A Harrogate community group making personal protective equipment (PPE) for doctors at the town’s District Hospital has been given a £5,000 boost from Yokshire, West Riding Freemasons Over the last two months the Harrogate Scrubbers - an army of volunteers led by teacher Fran Taylor – has been busy making scrubs, laundry bags, scrub caps […]
  • Yorkshire, West Riding Freemasons donate £60,000 to Cavendish Cancer Care November 1, 2018
    More than 800 cancer patients will receive therapy or counselling, following a grant of £60,000 to Cavendish Cancer Care from Yorkshire, West Riding Freemasons The grant will be used to fund a new Assessor, who will put together personalised care plans to help those with a cancer diagnosis deal with the physical and emotional consequences […]
  • Magnificent sum of £3,300,300 raised by Yorkshire, West Riding for their 2017 RMBI festival June 15, 2017
    Grand announcement by Freemasons of Yorkshire, West Riding An explosion of sound and a cascade of glitter to the background of Purcell’s music and a montage featuring activities during the festival culminated in the amazing total being dramatically revealed at an impressive banquet at the Royal Armouries in Leeds. Some 600 brethren, their wives and […]
  • Leeds charity The Market Place awarded grant of £1,000 by Yorkshire, West Riding September 14, 2016
    Support for Leeds’ young Leeds charity The Market Place, which provides support services for young people, was awarded a grant of £1,000 by Yorkshire, West Riding’s Provincial Grand Master’s Fund. The money will be used for additional computers, the staff team and making the premises safer.
  • Provincial Perimeter Pedal in Yorkshire, West Riding December 5, 2014
    Changing gear HG Wells said that whenever he saw an adult on a bicycle, he had hope for the human race. A three-hundred-mile ride brought out the best in forty-five masons when they pedalled the perimeter of the Province of Yorkshire, West Riding. Simon Lewis met some of the participants The August bank holiday started […]
  • Trailblazing Freemasonry exhibition at the Royal Hall, Harrogate November 28, 2013
    Freemasonry explained in Yorkshire Thanks to a donation to Harrogate’s Royal Hall, a masonic exhibition has returned a portrait of Henry Lascelles to Yorkshire The Royal Hall at Harrogate, one of the finest Edwardian theatres in the country, is a Grade 2 listed performance hall and theatre. With support from many local benefactors, led by […]
  • Horticare Wakefield acquires new van thanks to masons of Yorkshire, West Riding August 15, 2013
    Horticare in Wakefield has finally took delivery of their new van, made possible thanks to a grant of £16,000 received from the Province of Yorkshire, West Riding Their old van was on its last legs, unreliable and starting to cost money to keep going. So with some keen negotiation by Horticare's Rosemary Robertshaw they were […]
  • Historical re-enactment hosted by Lodge of Hope No. 302 June 6, 2013
    Bradford re-enactment With the first masons admitted in Bradford in 1713, a special re-enactment was performed 300 years later in the city for the Province of Yorkshire, West Riding. Wearing dress appropriate to the era, including wigs and frock coats, 13 players – members of several local lodges – recreated the historic moment. Hosted by […]
  • Yorkshire, West Riding, donates over £223,500 during 2012 to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee May 3, 2013
    Local Freemasons donate over £223,500 during 2012 to Community Groups and Organisations to Mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee During the course of 2012, local community groups and organisations have benefited from grants totalling over £223,500, given by the Freemasons in the Province of Yorkshire, West Riding, to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. The grants have […]
  • HRH The Queen's Diamond Jubilee marked by Freemasons from Yorkshire, West Riding November 30, 2011
    To mark the Diamond Jubilee of Her Majesty The Queen the Province of Yorkshire, West Riding will make available up to £250,000 in grants to non-Masonic causes within the geographical area covered by the Province. These will be called “The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Masonic Grants”. £100,000 of the total will be allocated to major grants; […]
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  • Disability Action Yorkshire learners benefit from Freemasons Coronavirus grant July 19, 2021
    Harlow Lodge secured a grant of £1,500 to enable Disability Action Yorkshire to purchase six laptop computers, which are being used by learners at its Hornbeam Park headquarters and training centre. The post Disability Action Yorkshire learners benefit from Freemasons Coronavirus grant first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Support Dogs given vital funding from Sheffield Freemasons September 18, 2020
    Ivanhoe Lodge, which meets at Tapton Hall in Crosspool, has given £20,000 to Support Dogs, which will pay for the two-year specialised training of the dog – appropriately named Ivanhoe. The post Support Dogs given vital funding from Sheffield Freemasons first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Harrogate Hospital Radio gets £1k broadcasting boost from town’s Freemasons June 9, 2020
    The money has come courtesy of the Freemasons Province of Yorkshire West Riding’s Provincial Grand Master’s Fund, after being put forward for a grant by the members of Harlow Lodge, which meets at Harrogate Masonic Hall. The post Harrogate Hospital Radio gets £1k broadcasting boost from town’s Freemasons first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Freemasons donate thousands to improve accessibility for Doncaster Charity March 3, 2020
    The premises in Priory Place is now set to install a lift over the next couple of weeks, making the building accessible to all, following a £2,500 donation from the Magdalen Chapter of the Doncaster Freemasons The post Freemasons donate thousands to improve accessibility for Doncaster Charity first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Freemasons raise £700 in Pre-Valentine’s Ball for Homeless Charity in Leeds February 24, 2020
    Saturday 8th February saw Worshipful Master Robert Phillips and his wife host a wonderful Pre-Valentines Ball at The Left Bank in Headingley, Leeds, romantically decorated by Balloonatix of Leeds. The post Freemasons raise £700 in Pre-Valentine’s Ball for Homeless Charity in Leeds first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Harrogate school benefits from Freemasons New Year Grant February 3, 2020
    Grove Road Community Primary School – which has limited outdoor space and no field or garden - has been awarded £3,000 to buy outdoor playground with furniture, walled mounted games and an outdoor table tennis table. The post Harrogate school benefits from Freemasons New Year Grant first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Freemasons donation helps stroke survivors to rebuild their lives February 3, 2020
    Sheffield Touch of Colour Stroke Group is a Stroke Association voluntary group. The group meets each month to explore different artistic techniques, and help members overcome the devastating effects of stroke. Originally an art course run by the Stroke Association, the art group became Sheffield Touch of Colour in April 2018, run by the charity’s […]
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  • Freemasons cash boost for Primary School January 27, 2020
    The school has been awarded £1,000 to buy new sports kits, which will be used for PE and extra-curricular team activities. The post Freemasons cash boost for Primary School first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Hospice boosted by Freemasons donation January 24, 2019
    The grant comes through the Masonic Charitable Foundation (MCF) and will be used for running costs to help the hospice continue its care. This is just one of 237 grants to hospices around the country from Freemasons. In total £600,000 will be donated to hospices all over England and Wales this year The post Hospice boosted […]
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  • Yorkshire Freemasons start the Year with grants to Good causes January 18, 2019
    A total of 19 organisations, from North, West and South Yorkshire have received donations ranging from £500 and £5,000 via the Province of Yorkshire West Riding’s Provincial Grand Master’s (PGM) Fund. The post Yorkshire Freemasons start the Year with grants to Good causes first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Generous donation from Freemasons to support work of dementia friends in Keighley December 27, 2018
    Generous donation from Freemasons to support work of dementia friends in Keighley The post Generous donation from Freemasons to support work of dementia friends in Keighley first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Freemasons Funding boost for Otley care home November 3, 2018
    Funding boost for Otley care home The post Freemasons Funding boost for Otley care home first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Harrogate District Hospital opens new family support room thanks to Freemasons £25,000 donation October 29, 2018
    A family support room has been officially opened on Byland Ward at Harrogate District Hospital, thanks to generous donations from local Freemasons and the Friends of Harrogate Hospital and Community Charity The Masons Suite was officially opened by the Provincial Grand Master of Yorkshire, West Riding David Pratt following a £25,000 major grant from the Provincial […]
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  • West Yorkshire Freemasons Donate More Than £36,000 To 20 Regional organisations November 9, 2017
    West Yorkshire Freemasons Donate More Than £36,000 To 20 Regional organisations The post West Yorkshire Freemasons Donate More Than £36,000 To 20 Regional organisations first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Bradford Freemasons Donate £1,000 to Teddies for Loving Care appeal August 26, 2017
    TLC Donation in memory of W Bro Ken Walter The post Bradford Freemasons Donate £1,000 to Teddies for Loving Care appeal first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Freemasons donate £80,000 to The Children’s Trust August 15, 2017
    The Children’s Trust’s brain injury specialists are experienced clinicians, who will work with the child, family and school, providing advice, brain injury education and classroom strategies to support each child. The grant will be used to fund the role of a Brain Injury Specialist at Sheffield Children’s Hospital who will support around 500 children across […]
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  • Yorkshire Freemasons London to Leeds cycle challenge raises £7k August 4, 2017
    A group of intrepid West Yorkshire Freemasons successfully cycled over 200 miles from Freemasons Hall in London to Castle Grove Masonic Hall in Leeds, in an impressive 15 hours – in the name of charity. The post Yorkshire Freemasons London to Leeds cycle challenge raises £7k first appeared on Freemasonry Matters.
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  • Freemasons of Yorkshire donate £5,000 to Steam Railway August 2, 2017
    Local Freemasons from Fairfax Lodge in Guiseley, supported by both Craven and Mawsis Lodges in Skipton, applied for the grant, which was awarded through West Riding Masonic Charities and will be used for the railway's Platform 2/3 project. Bolton Abbey Station has close connections with both towns. The preserved steam railway was originally constructed in […]
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  • Yorkshire Freemasons Tercentenary event to be held at Ripon Cathedral August 1, 2017
    The Dean of Ripon the Very Reverend John Dobson, who will preach the Sermon, will lead the Service, being held on Sunday 24 September at 3.30 pm. The Cathedral Choir will contribute to the service and sing Sir Hubert Parry’s great Coronation anthem ‘I was Glad’, also a setting of the Te Deum by Ronald […]
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  • Yorkshire Freemasons Cycle from London to Leeds in One Day August 1, 2017
    On Sunday 2 July 2017, a group of intrepid West Yorkshire Freemasons successfully cycled over 200 miles from Freemasons Hall in London to Castle Grove Masonic Hall in Leeds, in an impressive 15 hours. The L2L Cycle, which featured 11 Freemasons from a number of Lodges across West Yorkshire, raised over £6000 for both the […]
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PROVINCIAL GRAND LODGE OF YORKSHIRE, WEST RIDING

Provincial Grand Master
David S. Pratt

Provincial Grand Secretary
Malcolm K. Whiteley

Address
18/20 Castle Grove Drive
Leeds
LS6 4BR

Tel: 01132 782451

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