Craft News

The Provincial Grand Master, RWBro Mark Constant was on hand to congratulate (from left below) WBro Aaron Day, PAGDC, WBro Jonathon Hibbins, AGPurs, and WBro Duncan Childs, PAGStB on their first appointments to Grand Rank, which took place on Wednesday 24th April 2024 the Annual Investiture at Freemasons Hall, London.

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It is with the deepest of regret that we have to advise that WBro Selwyn Griffiths PPSGW PM PZ passed to the Grand Lodge above at 6.20am on 30th April 2024 at Northampton General Hospital.


Brethren, hopefully you will have seen the recent Second Rising email, issued by the Provincial Grand Secretary, WBro William Diggins. This rising included details of the June Quarterly Communications meeting held at Grand Lodge Headquarters in Great Queen Street, London on Wednesday 12th June 2024.

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Proudly at the same meeting last year, Northants & Hunts managed to fill the entire West Balcony of Grand Lodge.

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Wg Cdr John Richard Bell MBE, DFC, L’dH

Socrates Lodge No 373 is greatly saddened to announce that war hero, Wg Cdr John Bell, the last British wartime aircrew of No 617 Squadron (Dambusters) passed to the Grand Lodge above on 19th March 2024 just 6 days short his 101st birthday.

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