Provinces, Districts & Groups

Lodges meeting in London (an area generally within a 10-mile radius of Freemasons’ Hall), are administered by the Metropolitan Grand Lodge of London, whilst those meeting outside London, and within England, Wales, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands, are grouped into 47 Provinces, whose boundaries often correspond to those of the old Counties.

Lodges that meet outside England, Wales, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands are grouped into 33 Districts, and five Groups.

Thanks to local masonic support, a Festival of Carols was held at Ely Cathedral in December. The event was attended by more than 1,100 people and raised the record sum of £34,000, which will be…

Wiltshire Freemasons take gold

Monday, 25 February 2013
It seems that it is not only Britain’s athletes who have attained gold in recent times. The Province of Wiltshire may be small in terms of lodge representation, but it has an active and vibrant…
The introduction of the Cheshire Master Masons Forum in August 2011 – the first forum of its kind under the banner of UGLE – encouraged a wave of new ideas from less experienced brethren around…
For well over a decade Herefordshire Freemasons have sponsored a named horse at the Riding for the Disabled Centre at Holme Lacy. One such horse was aptly called Mason. The present horse, Gypsy, took part…
Mike Roff, Deputy Provincial Grand Master of Herefordshire, received a conducted tour of St Michael's Hospice, Herefordshire, in the company of Ruth Denison Head of Fundraising. On the tour he met and spoke with staff,…
The Yorkshire and Humberside arm of a national charity which helps change the lives of young people has been given a significant boost by Yorkshire Freemasons Members of Doncaster's Don Valley Lodge, which meets in…
Guernsey Cheshire Home (GCH) received a donation of £37,500 towards running costs from Guernsey and Alderney masons. Jurat Stephen Jones, chairman of the home, expressed his gratitude to Provincial Grand Master David Hodgetts, saying it was a magnificent contribution to the…
A masonic procession to the Annual Church Service of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Warwickshire took place at the Collegiate Church of St Mary, Warwick, where people have worshipped for nearly 1,000 years. The church’s…
RAF band entertains in charity concert The District Grand Lodge of Cyprus sponsored the island’s ninth Annual Charity Band Concert. It was held in Paphos Castle Square in front of a large audience, who were…
Page 49 of 57

ugle logoSGC logo