Bronze Champion Certificate Presentation at Hainaut Lodge

W Bro Alan Everard presents Bronze Champion Certificate at Hainaut Lodge to the WM W Bro Peter Corbin and W Bro Gerry Austin, the Charity Steward in the presence of their APGM, who was on an ‘official’ visit. … [Read more...]

St Cedds Lodge Day out – Far from Brewers Droop!

Saturday the 21st March saw 14 Brethren, Ladies and friends on a visit to Southwold in Suffolk for a guided tour of the Adnams Sole Bay Brewery, excellently organised by W.Bro Mark Lampkin including all transport to and from the same A DVD introduction to the Brewery was provided whereafter the group were taken on a tour commencing with “Adnams Jack” the warrier emblem of Adnams, There followed a brief history of Brewing on the site since 1345 and notable occasions in and around Southwold … [Read more...]

Charitable Donations From WEHA

WEHA held a 25th Anniversary dinner on 8th February at Hutton Masonic Centre where the cheques were presented to all 4 of the hospices by WEHA Chairman Alan Everard and Essex Provincial Grand Master and WEHA Patron John Michael Webb. L to R Alan Everard, Chairman of the West Essex Hospices Appeal James Barber, St Clare Hospice Charlotte Terry, Haven House Children’s Hospice Simon Pitts, Barts Health representing The Margaret Centre Paul Sullivan, Saint Francis Hospice John Webb, Essex … [Read more...]

Burns Night Donation to WEHA

High Beach Lodge made a welcome donation of £250 to WEHA at their Burns Night meeting on Friday at Chingford MH. W.Bro Dave Hook presented the cheque to W.Bro Peter Hollingsworth. … [Read more...]

WEHA 25th Year Anniversary Dinner

On Sunday 9th November WEHA held a 25 year anniversary dinner at the Chingford Masonic Centre. It was a fantastic evening and was very well supported. The dinner raised a superb £1000 and will be followed up by similar events in the new year so watch this space. A big thanks to all those that came along and made it such a great evening. … [Read more...]

WEHA Chairman W. Bro. Alan Everard presents a Bronze certificate to W Bro Peter Burch

WEHA Chairman W. Bro. Alan Everard presents a Bronze certificate to W Bro Peter Burch, WM of West Essex Meridian Lodge, along with W Bro. Stan Smith Charity Steward and W Bro. Peter Hammond APGM that their recent meeting. … [Read more...]

25th Anniversary Gold Coloured Lapel Pins

To help celebrate the 25th anniversary of the West Essex Hospices Appeal, a strictly limited edition of 100 gold coloured lapel pins have been produced, these are issued free of charge to individuals who make a donation to the appeal of £25. For Brethren and Companions not lucky enough to secure one of the limited edition pins, our standard red coloured lapel pins are still available, similarly these are issued free of charge to individuals who make a donation to the appeal of £5. Lapel … [Read more...]

Fund Raising Celebratory Dinner on the 9th November

The trustees of The West Essex Hospices Appeal have organised a fund raising celebratory dinner on the 9th November at the Chingford Masonic Hall - click here to view our poster for the event Through The West Essex Hospice Appeal, Freemasonry in Essex has supported the hospice movement for the last 25 years and currently provides regular donations to Saint Francis Hospice, The Margaret Centre located at Whipps Cross University Hospital, St Clare Hospice and Haven House Children's … [Read more...]

WEHA Donates Money to The Margaret Centre & St Francis Hospice

Two of our trustees were delighted to present cheques to our supported hospices recently when our Chairman Alan Everard and Secretary Tony Curtis went along to The Margaret Centre. Irene Carter received the cheque with thanks and introduced Alan and Tony to some of the staff. Tony then also went along to St Francis Hospice and presented a cheque to Paul Sullivan. Without your continued support these donations wouldn't be possible and the Hospices would not be able to offer … [Read more...]

A few words from our Chairman.

Ken Elmes has just recently retired after a second term as Secretary and he and I have worked together for nearly 14 years since his appointment as a Trustee of the WEHA on 12th June 2000. During all those years Ken has been a stalwart supporter of the Charity and has worked tirelessly as Acting Chairman during the late Dennis Wood's prolonged illness and later as Secretary to ensure its continuing success. I can say, without fear of contradiction, that without his hard work and input over … [Read more...]