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There’s Something About a Soldier….

There’s Something About a Soldier….

When it was confirmed that a serving soldier of the Intelligence Corps was to be the next Innsworth Lodge initiate, W Bro Fred Wood, himself formerly of the Intelligence Corps, offered his service to conduct the ceremony. At a Past Masters’ evening on Saturday 22nd February BroGeorgeThompsonbecame the latest of a growing membership of former and serving soldiers […]

“HELLO SAILOR!”

“HELLO SAILOR!”

On 25th January 2020, Innsworth Lodge (8751) initiated their first ex-Royal Navy member and marked the occasion by flying the White Ensign as well as the RAF Ensign in the dining-room at the Festive Board. In Addition, Hearts of Oakwas played as the Initiate and the Worshipful Master took their places for dinner. Innsworth Lodge, a member […]

Well he never saw that one coming!

Well he never saw that one coming!

The look of shock on Fred’s face was a picture! That was the view of those Companions attending Innsworth Chapter’s 14th of December convocation. Determined to keep the meeting on track for a 1.15pm lunch, Scribe Ezra, E Comp Fred Wood, was feeling pleased that the Chapter Principals had arrived at the risings on time.  The ME Grand […]

INNSWORTH LODGE LADIES’ FUNCTION – TEA M’LADY?

INNSWORTH LODGE LADIES’ FUNCTION – TEA M’LADY?

On the 8th of June, the Worshipful Master of Innsworth Lodge and his wife (Bryan Roberts and Belinda) organised a Ladies’ Afternoon Tea-party for the Brethren of Innsworth Lodge and their Ladies. The function was held at the Bowden Hall Hotel in Upton St Leonards. After the welcome glass of Prosecco, the selection of sandwiches, […]

ARMY ON PARADE AT INNSWORTH LODGE

ARMY ON PARADE AT INNSWORTH LODGE

The Army made a uniformed appearance at the Innsworth Lodge Meeting on 27 April 2019, when Bros Tony Horsburgh and Jason Marshall (Royal Agricultural Lodge 7694), who are serving in the Royal Logistics Corps (RLC), came to welcome a colleague to Masonry. As Innsworth Lodge is a Service Lodge, the wearing of uniform in Lodge […]

Innsworth Lodge Support for Local Branches of 2 National Charities

Innsworth Lodge Support for Local Branches of 2 National Charities

Presentation to “Maggies”, Cheltenham On 1 March, W Bro Chris Paisley presented a cheque to “Maggies”, Cheltenham on behalf of Innsworth Lodge (8751). At the Lodge February Meeting, the Brethren of Innsworth Lodge approved Chris’ proposal to support 2 local Charities and, shown here, Chris Paisley presents the first£100 donation to Shalima Khan the Benefits Advisor at Cheltenham. In attendance is Chris’ wife and centre volunteer Joanna Paisley. “Maggies” provides invaluable support for […]

Innsworth Lodge supports Gloucestershire School Study Garden

Innsworth Lodge supports Gloucestershire School Study Garden

On 13 March this year, the Worshipful Master of Innsworth Lodge (8751) presented a cheque from the Lodge to Rob Ford, the principle of Wyedean School and Sixth Form Centre in the South of the Province of Gloucestershire.  The donation is to support the fund-raising that the students themselves are undertakingand will go towards an outdoor Study Garden. The study garden, which is being built bit by bit as […]

Innsworth Lodge supports the Bristol Heart Institute Appeal

Innsworth Lodge supports the Bristol Heart Institute Appeal

On 14 March this year, W Bro Bryan Roberts, the Worshipful Master of Innsworth Lodge, presented a cheque, from the Lodge, to Dr Vohra of the Bristol Heart Institute (BHI), part of the Bristol Royal Infirmary group of NHS hospitals.  W Bro Bryan Roberts has met Dr Vohra previously. This meeting was somewhat more pleasant being some 800 […]