Local News

  • Hall Correspondent Vacancy

            We are looking for a correspondent at each of our halls. Duties: To assist the Group Publicity Officer by: Identifying events and activities by individuals and groups from their respective halls and lodges/chapters that could be used as stories on the Provincial / Group websites. Collecting information and photographs of such […]


    WIGAN & DISTRICT GROUP – ANNUAL CHURCH SERVICE 2018 at St Matthews Church, Billinge Road, Highfield, Wigan. The Group Chairman extends an invitation to all brethren and Companions of the Group to attend our Annual Church Service which will be held on Sunday 28th October 2018 commencing at 3.00 p.m. in St Matthews Parish Church, Billinge […]

  • Meet the new Provincial wardens

    The new Provincial Grand Wardens were recently invested at Provincial Grand Lodge and are both looking forward to a very busy year as they travel around West Lancashire both representing and accompanying the Provincial Grand Master Tony Harrison. The Provincial Senior Grand Warden is John Karran, who hails from the Southport Group. John was born […]

  • The sun shines on Wigan bowlers

    It had begun to look like the English weather conspired against the Wigan Group Bowling Tournament, with the occasion being blighted by inclement conditions in past years, with howling winds adding the excitement of last year’s proceedings, making it a test of perseverance as well as bowling skills. This year however the venue, Highfield Bowling […]

  • Wigan walk puts the fun in fundraising

    The MCF 2021 Festival is at the forefront of the Wigan Group’s fundraising efforts, and any event is sure to stir up interest and attract support. It was no surprise, then, that when the call went out for walkers for the annual Wigan walk, a coachload turned up for this year’s effort. It has become […]

  • George Seddon and Derek Todd present a cheque to Julie Nicholson of the Brick Project.

    Calling all golfers

    Members of the Wigan and District Masonic Golfing Society enjoy their golf, and don’t mind raising a bit of money at the same time. This fits in with the aim of the society, which is to raise money for local and Provincial charities, whilst having fun and exercise in the fresh air. From the events […]