Somerset Freemasons

News and Events

Welcome to the Provincial Grand Lodge of Somerset web site. Our aim is to bring news and information about Freemasonry in Somerset and beyond to Freemasons and the general public. We hope you enjoy your visit.

The Province is looking for a brother (or their Partner) to join the team managing this website.
MAC user essential. Knowledge of Rapidweaver an advantage, but software will be supplied and training provided if necessary.
For details/application please contact
David Mason

Somerset Craft Lodges meeting week commencing Monday 23rd March.
See Lodge pages for meeting times.

  • Monday 23rd; Somerset Farmers Lodge 9180 - Inst, Langport, St Cecilia Lodge 9341 - Wedmore
  • Tuesday 24th; Admiral Blake Lodge 4692 - Bridgwater, Loyal Vacation Lodge - 6209 Wivelliscome, Whichurch Lodge 6942 Inst, Keynsham.
  • Wednesday 25th; Royal Albert Edward Lodge 906 - Bath, Prudence and Industry Lodge 1953 - Chard.
  • Thursday 26th; Pilgrims Lodge 772 - Glastonbury, Gordano Lodge 6244 - Clevedon.
  • Friday 27th; Vale of Brislington Lodge 1296 - Keynsham, Wessex Lodge 4093 - Weston super Mare, Forest of Mendip Lodge 8019 - Rickford.
  • Saturday 28th; Severn Lodge 4399 - Nailsea, Tivoli Lodge 9417 - Weston super Mare.

Annual Provincial Meeting will be held at the Winter Gardens, Weston super Mare.
Thursday 2nd April at 2.30pm. All Master Masons are very welcome to attend.
Lunch menu and dining application.

Provincial News

NEW - Somerset Freemasons present the 5000th Teddy for sick Children to Musgrove Park Hospital.
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Just bear with me Provincial Grand Master!

NEW - Provincial Team enjoys a visit to Somersetshire Lodge No 2925
Somerset Provincial Grand Lodge host dinner for Bristol Provincial Team.
Somerset Brethren who will be appointed and promoted to Grand Lodge and Supreme Grand Chapter on 29/30th April.
Somerset Flood Recovery Grants Committee donates £31,000 to new flood relief project.
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Review recommends four main Masonic Charities should combine to form a single Masonic Charity.

Recent Provincial news Items

A successful Clevedon Initiates Evening!!
Bath TFOMYL Meeting
Deputy PGM Ray Guthrie to retire at the Provincial meeting on 2nd April

For earlier items go to News Archive

Lodge News

NEW - Stanley Hopkins Past PGM, Installed as Master of Lodge of Perpetual Friendship.
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NEW - Queens College Taunton raise funds for Cancer Research
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Bro. Jon Upsher Installed as Master of Taunton Deane Lodge 5221
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W.Bro. John Maher PPrGSupWks celebrates 50 years in Masonry
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Lodge of Unanimity and Sincerity Installation
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SMFA (North West) to hold inaugural meeting
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Recent Lodge news Items

Queens College Lodge present £2,000 Royal Marines charity.
Forest of Mendip visit Western Tideway Lodge
Forest of Mendip Lodge donate £255 to Churchill Pre-School. Read the Press Release
For earlier items go to
News Archive
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  • Initiates Evening.

    Midsomer Norton 24th March 2015 at 7pm with buffet. Details
  • Progression to the Masters' Chair Seminars for Master Masons - Burnham on Sea 30th March and Frome Masonic Hall 14th April 2015
  • Annual Meeting of Provincial Grand Lodge of Somerset
    2nd April 2015 at the Winter Gardens, Weston-super-Mare more details
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Download the latest
Compass Magazine
No 43 Autumn 2014
No 42 Spring 2014

Issue 44 Spring 2015 will be available April.

Lodge Events

NEW - SMFA Coffee Morning 10.30am on Saturday 28th March at Bridgwater Masonic Hall. Details