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North Crawley a New Masonic Centre for Bucks Masons

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Paul Harrison, Neil Barrett, Tim Long, Rob Chaproniere & Duncan Rogers. We are pleased  to report that the North Crawley Institute hosted their first masonic meeting Last night. Cowper & Newton Chapter meet in their new premises under a dispensation but soon approved the motion to relocate on a permanent bases. The move was due to be voted on at… Read more »

Graham Installed as MEGS at Last!

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MEGS Graham Peter Dearing,  The Most Excellent Second Grand Principal Russell Race At 9.30am on Monday the 14th of September which was prior to the Government Pandemic rule of not more than six persons meeting together, becoming law, our Deputy Grand Superintendent in Charge Graham Peter Dearing was invested as The Most Excellent Grand Superintendent of Buckinghamshire, at a private… Read more »

INSTALLATION of MEGS

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E Comp Graham Peter Dearing, E Comp Graham Peter Dearing, DepGSupt in Charge, is to be installed as Most Excellent Grand Superintendent of Buckinghamshire on Monday 14th September 2020 at Grand Lodge. The installation is unfortunately restricted to a small number of Executive Officers due to the current Coronavirus pandemic. Also to be invested:- E Comp Mike Ralph Stephens, Thames… Read more »

Meet The Men at The Top, Mike Stephens

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Michael Ralph Stephens, DepGSupt, Designate Mike Stephens lived his early childhood years in Ruislip, Middlesex before moving to Totteridge, High Wycombe at the age of 11 years. He attended Wellesbourne County Secondary School before moving to the Royal Grammar School High Wycombe.  Mike was a member of the Church Lads Brigade in both Ruislip and Hazlemere, High Wycombe. His main teenage… Read more »

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE ROYAL ARCH QUIZ No 4 Answers

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE ROYAL ARCH QUIZ No 4, Answers Well done  E Comp Peter Harborne wins a bottle of whisky with 19 correct answers.    July 4th 2020 Which Grand Superintendent of Buckinghamshire was also a Member of Parliament? Sir Daniel Gooch, BT, MP Why does the candidate find a scroll and not a book? It is a scroll of vellum or… Read more »

Buckinghamshire Provincial Grand Chapter Update

E Comp Graham Peter Dearing, DepGSupt in Charge Dear Brethren and Companions The last few months have been unprecedented in Masonic circles. With all Masonic activities suspended for four months, Lodges and Chapters have not been able to meet and enjoy the company of their brothers and companions. All Masonic efforts have focused on helping the wider community. I know… Read more »

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE ROYAL ARCH QUIZ   No 3, Answers

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE ROYAL ARCH QUIZ   No 3,  6th June 2020 Peter Harborne    18 1/2 out of 20    Wins a bottle of whisky Roger Perry         17 1/2 out of 20    Wins a bottle of wine   Which of the two early Grand Lodges formed the first, “Grand Chapter”? The Moderns What year was the first Grand Chapter formed? 1766 The Principal… Read more »

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE ROYAL ARCH QUIZ Number 3

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE ROYAL ARCH QUIZ No 3 Win a bottle of whisky correct answers to be put into a draw on the 6th June 2020.   Which of the two early Grand Lodges formed the first, “Grand Chapter”?   What year was the  first Grand Chapter formed?   The Principal Sojourner gives the candidate the passwords leading to this Supreme Degree… Read more »