News

Freshers Fair 2020

We elected not to have a stall at this years Freshers Fair held at the Surrey University, due to the Covid virus, but I have included a some of the links to the event.

(https://www.ugle.org.uk/becoming-a-freemason/universities-scheme)

Covid-19 Appeal

Onslow Benevolent fund sent a cheque to the Masonic Charity foundation for £1000.00, which was doubled by the MCF to assist the NHS in these difficult times.

The Benevolent fund also donated £500 to the Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice.

Promotion

At the April Meeting of Grand Lodge, W. Bro Andrew Vallance is to be promoted from PDepGSwdB to Grand Sword Bearer – a great honour for W. Bro. Vallance and an honour for this Lodge.

 

 

Installation

W.Bro. Ian Greenep was installed in the chair of king Solomon, In the presents of V.W.Bro. M. Yalden and W.Bro. Bill Withers, with Bro. Alessio Taormina giving a lovely rendition of the Master’s song

 

Christmas Carol Carvery

Gerry Yockney hosted another successful carol carvery yesterday at the Guildford Masonic Centre. The raffle raised £215 for Prostate Cancer and Teddies for Loving Care.

50 Years of Service

W.Bro. Mike Dillon received his Fifty year service certificate from the R.W.Bro Ian Michael Chandler, Provincial Grand Master, who went on to give Mike a field promotion to PPJGW.

Christmas Carvery

W. MASTER’S CHARITY BBQ

W.Bro. Sultan Kazi is holding a charity BBQ at his home, in aid of Papyrus charity on the 26th August.

BBQ cancelled, please make any donations you wish to make to Papyrus via the lodge treasurer.

Summer Buffet

Gerry is hosting another of his famous quizzes at the Onslow summer buffet on the 21st July 2019. This is held at the Guildford Masonic centre at Guildford. Enquires to geraldyockney1@gmail.com.

LOI Festival

The LOI festival went extremely well last evening, with four of our recent initiates, assisted by the president, preceptors and past masters, demonstrating a rehearsal of the initiation ceremony, which any Lodge would have been proud to perform.