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Freemasons give a £75,000 to Gloucester Based Charity Music Works

Around 750 young deaf and disabled children and young people will be given the chance to transform their lives through music, thanks to a grant from Gloucestershire Freemasons to The

December 1, 2023

Goodwill to All Gloucestershire Freemasons at the Meningitis Now Carol Concert

As Gloucestershire Freemasons have a close relationship with local charity Meningitis Now we are kindly invited to their annual Christmas carol concert in the cathedral. This year there was a

December 1, 2023

GMCA Appeals to Local Charities: Help us to Help You!

Gloucestershire Freemasons are issuing an appeal to all Gloucestershire’s smaller local charities for 2024: please let us help you! The Freemasons gave £243,000 to charities in the county in 2022.

November 27, 2023

A Freemason’s Exemplary Service to the Spring Centre

Traditionally Freemasons have donated cash in line with the watchwords of ‘Integrity, Friendship, Respect and Charity’. As charities in Gloucestershire received £243,000 from Freemasonry in 2022 that’s not to be

November 21, 2023

‘Book’ your Breakfast!

Lodge of Sympathy IPM, Gary Shellard, has previously hosted successful Saturday morning breakfasts at Venn’s Acre, Wotton.  This time, it was in conjunction with Glos Masonic Society, who presented an

November 20, 2023

Tyndall’s Remembrance Day Lunch Raises £1000 for the Royal British Legion

“As Worshipful Master of Tyndall Lodge I would like to thank all who attended our Remembrance Day Lunch. It was a packed house of 73 people which included members and

November 14, 2023

Royal Edward’s Armistice Day lunch raises £400 for BLESMA

Wives and friends of Royal Edward Lodge were guests at Avonmouth for an Armistice Day lunch.  As a precursor to the eminently successful raffle, Charity Steward Jason Sutton [right] provided

November 13, 2023

An Appeal to Local Charities by Gloucestershire Freemasons

We need more of Gloucestershire’s smaller local charities to apply to the GMCA for a grant in 2024. We have around £40,000 to award each year, said William Durman, Chairman

November 12, 2023

Frankie Goes to the Jamboree

For a member of the scouting movement to be able to attend the World Scout Jamboree is the ultimate experience and Newent Daffodil Lodge helped to make that happen for

November 9, 2023

Hambrook Lodge Provide Top Cover for Bristol Air Scouts

Air Scouts benefit from lodge fund-raising When Bristol Air Scouts discovered their HQ at Headley Park needed a new roof, there was a definite ‘scramble’ to raise the necessary funds. 

November 9, 2023

Deaf Children go to the Pantomime Thanks to Freemasons

Every year the Gloucestershire Deaf Association subsidise tickets for deaf children and their families to attend the only BSL (sign language) interpreted pantomime at the Everyman in Cheltenham. They offer

November 6, 2023

Angels in the Night

“Angels in the Night” who help the women of St Pauls In the Rapid Response Paramedic role from which he has just recently retired, Ian Whittern would often be called

October 30, 2023