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 »
MEGS Graham Peter Dearing Companions, I am sure you will all agree that 2020 is a year we will never forget, and one which will continue to have its effects for several years to come. With all of the unpredictability that exists in the World, it is good to know that Freemasonry and in particular the Holy Royal Arch continues… Read more »
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:- firstname.lastname@example.org 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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Buckinhamshire Royal Arch, Provincial Scribe E, Mel Shah has announced on behalf of MEGS Graham Dearing and his Executive a change of date for next years Annual Convocation. The New date is Monday 17th May 2021, to be held at the Berkshire Masonic Centre, Sindlesham.
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 »
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.
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 »