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Royal Arch Quiz December 2020 ANSWERS

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Buckinghamshire Royal Arch Quiz, December 2020, Answers below, winner of a bottle of Whisky, our Provincial Grand Scribe Nehemiah,    Stephen Edward Knight. What connection does James Baker Richards a Governor of the Bank of England have to the Royal Arch Province of Buckinghamshire? He was appointed Grand Superintendent of Berkshire and Buckinghamshire in 1812.   Where was Studholme Brownrigg… Read more »

Royal Arch Quiz December 2020

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Buckinghamshire Royal Arch Quiz, December 2020, Answers to be published on 27th December 2020. Win a bottle of Whisky Test your knowledge! send your answers to:- interface.p@talk21.com What connection does James Baker Richards a Governor of the Bank of England have to the Royal Arch Province of Buckinghamshire?   Where was Studholme Brownrigg Chapter consecrated?   Where in the Royal… Read more »

Suspension of meetings until the 4th January 2021

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Brethren and Companions Following the lifting of the lockdown and the subsequent parliamentary vote yesterday the rules for meetings under Covid have changed. The Grand Lodge suspension which was in place has now been lifted and some Provinces are starting to commence their meetings. At present UGLE have left it to individual Provincial Grand Masters and Grand Superintendents to decide… Read more »

A Fond Farewell to E Comp Roger Perry, PGStB,

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The funeral service for well-loved Companion Roger Perry was held on Thursday the 3rd of December 2021, at the Crownhill Crematorium, Milton Keynes. The funeral due to Covid regulations was limited in attendance in the main to family members. The coffin was adorned with square and compass. The service given high lighted the warm and generous nature of Roger his… Read more »

MEGS Address 2020

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Companions, this is my first  address as officially the new Grand Superintendent of Buckinghamshire. I am delighted to confirm that at 9.30am on September 14th in the Grand Temple at Great Queen St; I was invested by the Second Grand Principal E Comp Russell Race. The meeting had been rearranged to accommodate the new rule of 6, which came into… Read more »

Buckinghamshire Provincial Convocation

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From left to right:-  E Comp Mel Shah, Provincial Grand Scribe Ezra, E Comp Mike Stephens, Deputy Grand Superintendent, E Comp John Stribling, Provincial Second Grand Principal, E Comp Graham Dearing, Grand Superintendent, E Comp Stan Green, Provincial Third Grand Principal, E Comp Alan Clarke, Provincial Grand Treasurer.        (nb. this photograph was taken with a delayed action camera ensuring that the… Read more »

Oliver Installation Proclaimed!

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  On Thursday 8th October, six companions of Oliver Chapter held a socially distanced proclamation Installation meeting. Behind the masks Paul Telling MEZ, Jim Stafferton H and Rob Marston J. The officers were also proclaimed in office for another year. Oliver are looking forward to their next meeting  when hopefully we can meet properly again.

Five Points Chapter new Principals

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On Saturday 26th September, Five Points Chapter held a socially distanced proclamation Installation meeting. Behind the masks Dave Adams H, Norman Birkitt (acting Z) and Steve Adams J. The officers were also proclaimed in office for another year. The six present sat down afterwards for a socially distanced fish and chips. Looking forward to January, when hopefully we can meet… Read more »