Following the wonderful collection for “Hope for Tomorrow” W.Bro. Bernie Pinnell and his wife Ros organised a Dinner Dance at the Assembly Hall Melksham on Saturday 8th September, to celebrate the achievement.

Hope for Tomorrow Celebration Dinner Dance


On Saturday 29th September 2012 the 144th Anniversary Festival was held at the Rugby Football Ground at Twickenham, under the President R.W.Bro. Peter Halls-Dickerson, Provincial Grand Master of Middlesex.


Mark Benevolent Fund

Another very successful Sunday Lunch was held at the Assembly Hall, Melksham on 7th October. Some 130 sat down to enjoy themselves to food prepared by Victoria Moore Catering.

 Annual Sunday Lunch


Following our Sunday Lunch, when we received excellent support from our friends in Bristol, a number of our members attended their Sunday Lunch last week.

Bristol Sunday Lunch


At the Installation of W. Bro A.J. Eldridge on Tuesday 6th November

a raffle was held for the benefit of the Malmesbury Parkinsons Society.

The sum of £240 was raised and will be passed on to them forthwith.

St Aldhelms Lodge of Mark Master Masons No 1531

On Monday evening 3rd December 2012 the Royal Ark Mariners Lodge of Installed Commanders met at Devizes. Forty one brethren enjoyed the festive board after a most enjoyable meeting.

Installed Commanders Lodge.


Following the recent floods at Malmesbury which made many people homeless and caused untold misery and damage, the Mayor of Malmesbury appealed for funds to help the unfortunate families and those affected.

Malmesbury Flood Relief


17 members of the Province attended the Annual Assembly of Royal Ark Mariners at Freemasons Hall, Great Queen Street London on Tuesday 11th December 2012, this number is thought to be a record for the Province.

RAM at Freemasons Hall



At the Installation Meeting of Chaloner Lodge of Mark Master Masons No. 599 meeting at Melksham on the 2nd October 2012, the Provincial Grand Master presented a Certificate from the Grand Master to W.Bro. Ian Burns celebrating 60 years as a Mark Master Mason.

 60 years a Mark Master Mason