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

MAY 2019

May has a very busy start commencing with the conferral of 4th & 5th Grades on the 1st May followed by Grand Senatus on the 2nd.

The Right Distinguished Provincial Grand Summus is delighted to announce that V.Dist. Comp. Maurice Bending, PGReg as well as himself will be admitted to the 5th Grade of the Order at a meeting of Hospes Consistory TI on Wednesday 1st May 2019 at Mark Masons Hall, London. V.Dist.Comp Bendig will be one of two Companions further honoured by The Most Distinguished Grand Summus at the meeting of Grand Senatus the following day, details are on the Grand Honours page. We all extend our best wishes to these Companions and look forward to supporting them in London a booking link can be found on the Events page.

May also sees the Installation meeting of White Rose Consistory No 95.

The recently revamped leaflet which you may have picked up at the Provincial Meeting or seen presented to newly admitted Princes in your Conclaves is now available for download from the Why Join page of this website.

Don’t forget the Meetings Schedule which shows the dates of Consistories and when available will show planned ceremonies of each Consistory. 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 or Right Distinguished Companion Graeme Hutchinson.

Also if you have not already done so don’t forget to purchase your lapel pin from Em Comp Peter Firth, Prov. Watchman


The Annual Meeting of Provincial Grand Senatus will be held on Saturday 28th September 2019

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. This month these include the following events:

Wednesday 1st May Hospes Consistory TI conferring 5th Grade

Wednesday 1st May Scarlet Cord Consistory TI conferring 4th Grade

Thursday 2nd May    GRAND SENATUS

Monday 20th May     Consecration of Guernsey Lilly Consistory No 125

Monday 20th May     White Rose Consistory No 95 Installation