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Armed Forces Day 2019

Buckinghamshire Freemasons were proud to support the Armed Forces day on a blisteringly hot day at Wycombe Air Park on the 29th of June.

Easter Eggs for Young Carers

18 Young Carers aged 6-10 years old were treated to a visit to Odds Farm at Burnham, Bucks, on 17th April for an Easter treat by the Beaconsfield Committee for Freemasonry in the Community kindly sponsored by the Beaconsfield Masonic Ladies Club, we also provided an Easter egg for each of the youngsters as an extra treat.

Lisa Kelly a Young Carers Coordinator at High Wycombe thanked the committee on behalf of the children for what she described as a day they would not forget

Carers Bucks is a registered charity and part of the Princess Royal Trust for Carers Network; it supports unpaid family carers across Buckinghamshire offering information, support and advice. They currently support 7000 of the 43000 family carers in Buckinghamshire.

See www.carersbucks.org for more information.

Beaconsfield Committee member W Bro Rob Knock of Hall Barn Lodge and his wife Frances representing the Beaconsfield Ladies Club present Easter eggs to the very excited and appreciative children.

What’s Cookin’ in Buckingham?

It was time for tea recently when Bucks BMCF representative Andrew Hough visited Buckingham Youth Centre to see the new kitchen and flooring which was installed courtesy of a BMCF grant of £2000. The centre had previously suffered a burst pipe which had flooded several rooms and damaged the kitchen facilities beyond repair causing it to have to close temporarily.

St Giles Community Litter Pick

Members of St Giles Lodge based in Bletchley spend a Saturday morning picking up litter along Watling Street (From St Martins Church to the Kelly’s Kitchen Roundabout).
They collected 8 bags of rubbish which included a cup from a bra, Baby’s dummy and a pair of underpants!

Grand Union Lodge Presents a Cheque for £1,500 to Scotty’s Little Soldiers

Scotty’s Little Soldiers is a charity dedicated to supporting children & young people who have lost a parent whilst serving in the British Armed Forces.

Clay Pigeon Shooting Association Christmas charity shoot

Buckinghamshire Masonic Clay Pigeon Shooting Association, Christmas charity shoot in aid of MacMillan Cancer Support, was held at E.J.Churchills shooting ground (High Wycombe) on Saturday 15thDecember 2018.

Bucks Masonic Centenary Fund awards Ride High £2,433

Last summer eight members of the Ride High charity recently enjoyed an unforgettable few days at The Fortune Centre of Riding in the New Forest thanks to an award from The Bucks Masonic Centenary Fund.

Bucks Masonic Clay Pigeon Shooting Contribution

W.Bro Roger Gills, secretary of the BMCPSA (Bucks Masonic Clay Pigeon Shooting Association), visited the Macmillan Cancer Support unit at Wexham Park Hospital, to present a cheque for £800.00.

MCF donation to Willen Hospice

Willen Hospice based in Milton Keynes received a grant of £1,535 from the MCF which is part of a £600,000 grant made to 237 Hospices across England and Wales. 

BMCF award to Alfriston School

The BMCF (Bucks Masonic Centenary Fund) awarded £3,200 for the purchase of a trailer for Alfriston School based in Beaconsfield.

Community Radio Milton Keynes invites Phil Blacklaw to show

Bucks APGM Phil Blacklaw has now been a guest of on the CRMK (Community Radio Milton Keynes) twice, the first was the 6am show on New Year’s (that shows dedication) and again for 2 hours on the 16thof January.