Freemasons give £50,000 to help Ukrainian refugees 02.03.2022 Disaster relief Thousands of Ukrainian refugees will be given help and support from Freemasons in England and Wales, following a £50,000 grant to the British Red Cross. The Masonic Charitable Foundation (MCF, the Freemasons’ charity) and the United Grand Lodge of England (UGLE) have been monitoring the growing refugee crisis… Continue reading UK Freemasons donate over £50,000.00 to the Red Cross to assist the relief efforts
On Wednesday the 23rd of March 2022 Babergh Lodge carried out the double initiation of two new brothers. Bro. Danny Bourne & Bro Lee Russell. Welcome Brothers. We hope you both enjoy a long and fulfilling Masonic career here at Babergh Lodge 8122. The Worshipful Master congratulating our newly made Brother Danny Bourne
Babergh Lodge held it’s annual Burns Night on the 26th of January 2022. We had two special guests attending the evening, The Provincial Grand Master, The Right Worshipful Brother Ian John Yeldham and the Mayor of Sudbury, Councillor Sue Ayres. With 90 Brethren, wives and guest attending it made for a fantastic evening. The evening… Continue reading Burns Night
THE OLDEST LODGE IN THE WORLD By retired Grand Lodge Curator, Brother Robert LD Cooper. Today we commemorate the world’s oldest masonic lodge meeting. The image below is of the surviving minute book from Lodge Aitchison’s Haven, dated January 9th, 1598.* This is the earliest known Lodge Minute in the world. Two other Lodges have… Continue reading The Oldest Lodge in the World!
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Our Worshipful Master, Graham Pearce carried out our second initiation of the year on Wednesday the 24th November 2021. Bro. Rory came to us via the Babergh Lodge Web site. Strike 1 for the Web Site! The Brethren of Babergh Lodge welcomed 23 year old Bro Rory McGarr in to the fraternity of Free &… Continue reading Babergh Lodge welcome another new Initiate.
A member of a regular lodge – like Babergh 8122 – under UGLE can visit and even join hundreds of lodges all over England & Wales. Our treasurer WB Michael Wheeler (born in Sudbury) has spent a lot of his working life in Leeds – and a lot of time traveling between the two. Many… Continue reading Have Apron will Travel
Babergh Lodge 8122 – Web Site statistic’s to 05/11/2021 Brethren as you can see Babergh lodge has gone international. Our web site has been viewed in seven different countries around the world! We have had over two thousand views within the UK. The web site has provided us with one new Candidate so far!
Unveiling the new AI centre On the 28 October, the Provincial Grand Master attended the Suffolk Punch Trust site at Hollesley to celebrate the Trust achieving its ambitious goal of a new Artificial Insemination Centre. The newly unveiled AI Facility offers modern technology focused on preserving the breed for future generations. The Provincial Grand Master… Continue reading Suffolk Punch
Babergh Lodge Initiated a new Brother in to our Fraternity on Wednesday evening. Welcome Brother Robert. We hope you enjoy your Masonic journey with Babergh Lodge.