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.


Somerset Craft Lodges meeting week commencing Monday 31st August 2015.
See Lodge pages for meeting times.

  • Monday 31st; No Craft Meetings (Bank Holiday)

  • Tuesday 1st September; Progressive Science Lodge 5007 - Yeovil
  • Wednesday 2nd; Somerset Fairway Lodge 9251 - Langport (Golf Competition at Long Sutton GC)
  • Thursday 3rd; Royal Clarence Lodge 976 - Bruton
  • Friday 4th; Athelstan Lodge 9033 - Weston-Super-Mare (Installation - Commences 1700)
  • Saturday 5th; Marine Lodge 232 - Nailsea


Check here for the very latest stories, updates and advertisements from around the Province

Provincial News

Knights Templar Team victorious at the 2015 Inter Degree Provincial Golf Challenge
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New Membership Development Strategy announced by Assistant Provincial Grand Master
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Portishead Lifeboat Station Dedication Ceremony - 20th June 2015
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MSF Silver Jubilee Fund
Members invited to vote on research project support
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Compass Magazine Spring 2015 available to download
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SMFA newsletter Spring 2015 available to download
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Adair Club Launches new website
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Be Prepared”
W.Bro. Ben Batley APGM congratulates Scout leaders
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PGM’s address from AGM held on 2nd April 2015

Recent Provincial news Items

Annual General Meeting Report
Provincial Church Service held at Glastonbury
Take part in the
UGLE Membership Focus Group Survey and Results
The Grand Charity and Royal Somerset
support for the Air Ambulance.
Somerset Freemasons present the
5000th Teddy for sick Children to Musgrove Park Hospital.
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.
Review recommends Masonic Charities should combine to form a
single Masonic Charity.

For earlier items go to News Archive

Lodge News

Somerset Masonic Bowling Association take part in national event
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Minehead Equality Golf Society have successful event
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Somerset Masters Lodge visit Yeo Valley
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Royal Naval lodge visit the Province of Hampshire
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Forest of Mendip donate to the Freewheelers
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Somerset Masters Lodge - Centenary Meeting and New Banner Dedication
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Vale of Brislington charity presentations
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Forest of Mendip celebrate 50th anniversary
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TLC Appeal update May 2015
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WM Steve Booker of Royal Somerset Lodge raises £2400 for chosen charities
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Recent Lodge news Items

Queens College Lodge 65th Anniversary Meeting
Grand Superintendent celebrates 50 Years in Freemasonry
Royal Naval Lodge - Malta Visit
Eldon Lodge’s Home gets a facelift
Queens College Lodge charitable giving exceeds all expectations
Another 50th celebration. W.Bro. Paul Davies receives much prized Certificate
W.Bro. Neville Harrison PPr.JGW celebrates 50 years in Craft masonry
22 year old Bro. Hamilton Bowring Initiated into Unanimity and Sincerity
Unanimity and Sincerity donate £3,500 to local charities
Vivary’s youngest candidate
Somerset Farmers keep it in the family
Estune Lodge receive 4th 2020 Ashlar and support Springboard Charity
Olympian Lodge presents sports wheelchairs and football kit

For earlier items go to
News Archive

Diary Dates

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  • SMFA

    Coffee Morning - Bridgewater M.H.
    26th September 2015 - Details
  • SMFA
    “Maximum effect for minimum effort” - A presentation by Mary Payne and Gardener’s Question Time -Yatton M.H.
    6th October 2015 - Details
  • Almoners' meeting
    Wednesday 18th November
    Bridgwater Masonic Hall
    7.00 pm.
    Further details from
    Ian Walker PGA
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Download the latest
Compass Magazine
No 44 Spring 2015
No 43 Autumn 2014
No 42 Spring 2014

Lodge Events

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  • Royal Somerset Lodge Charity Race Night

    Saturday 14th November 7.00pm for 7.30pm start
    To book email Richard Dredge
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