Provincial Grand Lodge of Mark Master Masons of Surrey
Provincial Grand Secretary's Brief No 8
I have the following information to pass on to you, and suggest that you 'ping' it on to your members, to ensure they are up to date with Provincial and Grand Lodge Matters:


Diary Date - Mark Meets The Craft @ Nutfield - Friday 17 April 2015,
Opportunity to showcase “Mark Masonry” to your 'unenlightened' circle of Masonic connections.
Venue Redhill & Reigate Masonic Centre, Nutfield Lodge, Nutfield Road, Redhill, RH1 4ED.
Being jointly hosted by the Warlingham 1321 and Lingfield 1419 Mark Lodges.
Starting 18:00pm for non Mark Masons and at 17:30 for Mark Masons.
There will be a festive board to which, all are invited- cost just £15.00p.
Contact Bill Barr billy.barr@virgin.net or Alastair Richardson alastair.richardson@gmail.com – the two Lodge Secretaries.



Surrey Provincial Annual Meeting 2015 - duly held 30 March 2015
As on previous occasions, this was a superb and successful showcase for Surrey Mark Masonry. My thanks to all who were involved in organising and running the event, and in particular the Stewards Lodge who were 'awesome' with their support.

A report and photographs can be viewed here.
The Provincial Grand Master's address to Provincial Grand Lodge can be viewed here.



Surrey Provincial Annual Meeting 2016
The Surrey Provincial Annual Meeting 2016 is to be held on Monday 21 March 2016. I suggest you put the date in your diary NOW. Please note this is a week earlier than usual due to a clash with Easter Monday 2016.



Mark Grand Lodge Meetings - Tuesday 09 June 2015
All MMM are very welcome:
Tuesday 9 June 2015 - Start Time 2pm Ending approx. 4pm- Dining at 5pm - Concludes around 6.30pm.
We have a plethora of Surrey men being honoured with Grand Rank at this meeting, it is an opportunity for you to support them.



Your Lodge Summons
1. Pleased to say virtually all Secretaries are submitting these in due time.
2. Happily 'The Stig' is having less and less to do.



Websites to Visit
Provincial information: www.markmastermasons.org.uk
Provincial and other Events: www.markmastermasons.org.uk/diary.html
Provincial Downloads for Secretaries: www.markmastermasons.org.uk/downloads.html
Grand Lodge web site: www.glmmm.com



Mark Benevolent Fund
Latest information: The Mark Benevolent Fund is pleased to confirm that £25,000 is on its way to Vanuatu in the wake of Cyclone Pam just a few short weeks ago. www.markbenevolence.org.uk



The 2022 MBF Festival hosted by Surrey
The PGM has announced that it is intended to formally 'launch' the Festival around September time.
WBro David Else would be pleased to receive any positive suggestions and offers of assistance. Contact dkelse@btopenworld.com.



Provincial Officers Mark Mess
The Annual Meeting of the Provincial Officers Mark Mess will be held on Friday 15 May 2015 at Guildford Masonic Hall, 6pm for 7pm. Contact the Secretary john@hotelsint.com.



And finally...
Let us know if you have bright ideas that could potentially improve the way your Province is administered. As always enjoy your Masonry.

Yours Sincerely and Fraternally

Trevor J Sadler
Provincial Grand Secretary

15th April 2015

E-Mail: ProvGSec@markmastermasons.org.uk