Year 6 pupils from Cippenham School, in Slough, recently enjoyed an end of term day out at Whipsnade Zoo thanks to Buckinghamshire Freemasons.
It was a sweltering hot Sunday afternoon in mid-Bucks, but that did not dampen the spirits or diminish the enthusiasm of the junior teams of Hawridge & Cholesbury and Ballinger Cricket Clubs.
Another of the fine sporting events to celebrate the Tercentenary was held last month.
On June 24th 1717 four London Lodges of Freemasons met at the Goose and Gridiron Tavern near St Paul's Cathedral and formed the first Grand Lodge of England.
Formed in July 2011 Chiltern Music Therapy (CMT), which is based in Chesham, is dedicated to providing high quality, evidence-based Music Therapy services to people of all ages and many different needs, across the South East.
The Tercentenary Fly-fishing contest was held on 29th April and featured teams from the Provinces of Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Hertfordshire and Middlesex.
Monday, May 22nd 2017 saw the consecration of the second new Lodge in less than 12 months in the Masonic Province of Buckinghamshire.
Buckinghamshire Masters Lodge No 3305 Present An Evening of Greyhound Racing at Towcester
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