During the Year :
We raised : £4371.32 We donated £8737.50
Our Social Events were : Burns night, ladies festival, quiz night,
Masters Charities : £2185.5 donated as follows :
Lindsay handing over the cheque for £2185.50 to The JESSIE MAY TRUST
Other Causes : £752 donated as follows :
£552 – Woodspring Lodge Widows
£100 – Christmas Story
£100 – North Somerset Masonic Widows Association
We also donated £5800 to :
Somerset Provincial Grand Lodge – 2020 Festival.
- Ashlar £2800
- Grand lodge charity account £3000
The Somerset Provincial 2020 Festival
Each province supports The Freemasons’ Grand Charity. The Somerset Provincial 2020 Festival is aiming to raise at least £2.8 million pounds by 2020, whilst maintaining our help to our own local causes. Our last Festival was in 2007.
Recognition of amounts donated are are given to each lodge in the way of Ashlers. These are awarded on an amount transferred to the festival fund on the number of Masons registered with that Lodge.
1st ashler : £200 per member, 2nd ashler : £300, 3rd ashler : £400, 4th ashler : £500, 5th ashler : £700, Golden ashler : £1000.
Lindsay was installed as Master for the 2nd time on 10th October 2014, which he stepped into at short notice.
He was previously as master on 12th October 2005.
- 2010 – Past Provincial Assistant Grand Director of Ceremonies. (PPrAGDC)
Unfortunately Lindsay passed to the Grand Lodge above in ?? date??. He had been a faithful servant to Woodspring Lodge and has been greatly missed.