March 2023


Picture of Richard Dixy, a visiting volunteer standing next to the MCF banner

A New Lodge is to be Consecrated

Provincial Craft Meeting

Anyone for Golf?

PSA Testing

It could save your life!


The Provincial Grand Lodge 

Annual Festival

Friday 21st April 2023

The Annual meeting of the Provincial Grand Lodge of East Kent, will take place on Friday the 21st April 2023 at 10:00.

It will be held at the Clive Emson Conference Centre, County Showground, Detling, ME14 3JF

Starting at 15:00, tickets only and you must book via the Provincial Office.  

A copy of a letter calling all masons to the Annual Craft Festival
Ready to go Gillingham Street Angels, 125-127 High Street, Chatham


  • The Widows Sons are back on their bikes once again, this time to distribute Easter Eggs to the Children of our Province. 
    Starting at 09:00, McDonalds Minster CT14 4EU,
  • before moving onto Millmead Childrens Centre
  • Rising Sun Domestic Abuse Charity
  • Footprints
  • Strode Park

    Please support them




            Peter Lowndes Open Challenge Cup Golf Tournament

Dear Sir/s 

The District Grand Lodge of Cyprus has the pleasure of inviting golfers (masons and non-masons) to participate at the annual Peter Lowndes Open Challenge Cup to be held in Cyprus on 28 of May 2023 at the Aphrodite Hills Golf Club

The cost for Golfers will be €75.00 including Lunch and Buggy whereas the awards Lunch which will follow at approximately 14:00 will cost, for non-players. €45.00, including wine every 2 persons or soft drink or beer.

The registration deadline is 15 April 2023. Please note that there is a limited number of Tee Times and participants will be accommodated on a first come first served basis. The event  Participation Form is via the button below. 

The net proceeds of the event will be donated to the Association for the Prevention and Handling of Violence in the Family (“ SPAVO”). This National centre operates under the Cyprus Social Services Department and provides shelter and protection to victims of domestic violence, as well as other related services, e.g. providing information and support to battered women through counselling. Further details are on their website  www.domviolence.org.cy

We are looking forward to being your hosts in our beautiful Island of Cyprus where you can enjoy a game of golf on the best course in Cyprus. 

Yours sincerely and fraternally,  

W.Bro. Marios PantelidesPAGStB, PDistGSW, 

Peter Lowndes Tournament Golf Committee coordinator

E: golf@cyprus-freemasons.org.cy


On the 18th April a Webinar will be broadcast promoting a  new “Open Day” Team. 

If your Lodge or Chapter would like to run an Open Day, and reap the benefits that they produce, why not join us online and find out how you can promote your Lodge and Chapter.   

More details and link coming soon. 

The “2025 Festival” Ball

The 2025 Festival Ball hosted by Kent Stewards Lodge No 5866 is this year taking place in Folkestone at the Leas Cliff Hall on Saturday the 1st July 2023, 17:30 till late. 

Tickets are £55 each for a full evening of entertainment and festival banquet. To book please click on any of the buttons where you will be asked to complete a booking form and pay securely online.  

The full proceeds from the evening ticket sales and grand raffle ticket sales will go to the 2025 East Kent Festival.

Featuring ABBA Authentic and the chance to win an all expenses 10 day holiday for 2 to Egypt. 



The Latest “Mentor Missive” has landed, read the latest from WBro Graham Chisnell.

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