The Ancient and Masonic Order of the Scarlet Cord in the British Isles and its Districts and Consistories Overseas

Provincial Grand Senatus of

 West Yorkshire

MARCH 2018

The Provincial Grand Summus, Right Distinguished Companion John Marrison sends greetings and congratulations to The Distinguished Companions invited to take office or promotions in Grand Senatus and hopes many of the Companions of West Yorkshire shall attend Grand Senatus on 3rd May to support them. Details of the appointments can be found on the Grand Honours page.

The Preparation Ceremony at Calder Vale Consistory No 19 T.I., Batley on Friday 23rd March 2018, has been cancelled and will be rearranged in the near future. There are no other planned activities within the Province this month, but remember to promote the Order on your visits to your OSM Conclaves. There are however a number of other Provinces holding their Provincial Meetings in the coming weeks, as well as the constitution of the Provincial Senatus of Somerset & Dorset details on the calendar and details of booking can be obtained from the Provincial Grand Recorder.

Don’t forget the Meetings Schedule which shows the planned ceremonies of each Consistory during the current year as well as the Calendar which has details of other Consistories as well as Provincial Meetings.

We now have a Facebook Closed Group specifically for members of the Scarlet Cord. To be added to this group please contact either the Provincial Grand Recorder, Right Distinguished Companion Graeme Hutchinson or Companion Stuart Sands.

Have you got your lapel pin yet? If not please contact Companion Peter Firth who will extract £5 from you for Provincial Funds.


The Annual Meeting of Provincial Grand Senatus will be held on Saturday  22nd  September 2018 at

Westbourne House, Westbourne Close, Otley, LS21 3LG commencing at 11.00 a.m.

This is YOUR meeting please be there.

Provincial  Diary

Details of all known Scarlet Cord events can be found on the Calendar. In March these include the following events:

Saturday 3rd March    Provincial Grand Senatus of Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Thursday 10th March  Constitution of the Provincial Grand Senatus of Somerset &                                    Dorset.

Saturday 10th March   Provincial Grand Senatus of Middlesex

Friday 24th March       Preparation Ceremony @ Calder Vale Consistory No 19 TI now                                CANCELLED.