Our News section keeps you up-to-date with what’s happening at Bath Masonic Hall from day to day. Clicking on the images below will take you to our very latest stories.   The Archive section contains all of the news items we have published over the last few years, so if you would like to see some of those articles, then please select one of the archive section links in the menu on the right of this page.

 

Mayor’s Reception for Tercentenary

On Monday 16 October 2017, the Mayor of Bath Councillor Ian Gilchrist invited the Masters of the seven Lodges in Bath and their partners to a reception in the Mayor's Parlour at Bath Guildhall, to mark the Tercentenary of Grand Lodge of England and the role played in that organisation since [...]

Visit to St Luke’s Lodge Ipswich

On Wednesday 13 September 2017, W. Bro Willie Fergus, WM of St Luke’s Lodge No. 6540, accompanied by three of his Brethren and also by W. Bro Malcolm Toogood, WM Elizabethan Lodge No. 7296 (daughter Lodge of St Luke's Bath), travelled more than 200 miles to pay a fraternal [...]

More than £3800 raised for Youth Orchestra Charity

The members of Elizabethan Lodge of Bath Freemasons have raised £3884 for OpenUp Music, the Bristol-based charity responsible for the creation of The South West Open Youth Orchestra (SWOYO), the first disabled-led regional youth orchestra in the country. OpenUp Music exists to help young disabled musicians to play a [...]

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Inside the Freemasons airs on Sky 1

The United Grand Lodge of England this year celebrates the 300th Anniversary of its formation in 1717.   Which is almost as long as the many theories have been espoused regarding what Freemasonry is about, what it gets up to, who its members are and what the symbolism really [...]

Elizabethan Lodge raises £863 for RUH Cardiac Ward

During his year as Worshipful Master of Elizabethan Lodge No.7296, W Bro Michael Mallon chose to support the Cardiac Ward at the Royal United Hospital in Bath, and the other day he and some of the members visited the RUH to present a cheque for £863 to the Ward, raised [...]

A Masonic Christmas Tree

The annual Christmas Tree Trail held at the Central United Reformed Church in Bath helps to raise funds to support the crucial work undertaken by nominated local charities and community service organisations. This year, Bath Freemasons joined in the fun by building a Masonic Christmas tree from key tools, [...]

A Bevy of Beauties

W Bro Alan Dolman, the Worshipful Master of Royal Albert Edward Lodge for 2016/17, attended the Lodge’s annual Christmas dinner with his wife and five daughters. This is the first time Alan’s daughters have been to the Lodge to see where their father had spent so many fun-packed evenings [...]

Bath Masonic Hall celebrates 150th Anniversary

There are not too many organisations that have existed for 150 years in the same building but, on 3rd December 2016, that is exactly what the Freemasons of Bath celebrated - the 150th Anniversary of Bath Masonic Hall. They were joined for this unique event by their Guests of [...]

£5,000 Raised for New RUH Bereavement Suite

Masonic Lodges across Bath have come together to help bereaved families at the City's Royal United Hospital. The Royal Albert Edward, St Alphege and Royal Cumberland Lodges have raised £5,000 for the RUH’s ‘Forget-Me-Not’ Child Bereavement Suite in the maternity unit. This project will provide grieving parents with a [...]