Schools lodges meet by the seaside: St Anne’s-on-the-Sea hosted this year’s annual Festival of the Federation of School Lodges, arranged by South Shore Lodge, No. 4672
Province of West Lancashire Assistant Provincial Grand Master Harry Cox was joined by the Mayor, Cllr Viv Wilder, and John Topping, acting head teacher of Blackpool Collegiate High School, who received a donation of books from Federation Past President Digby Woods.
The Federation comprises 173 lodges and chapters, including one in Ghana. It was founded with the aim of providing an easy way for lodges associated with schools and universities to connect, and to promote an annual festival where members can meet together.