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2017 Festival


The 70th Annual Business Meeting and Festival will be held on Saturday 2nd September 2017 at Pocklington School, West Green, Pocklington, York YO42 2NJ, under the banner of Old Pocklingtonian Lodge No. 7867.


12:00 to 15:00  Registration, tea & coffee and Pay Bar ]
15:00 to 15:30  Annual Business Meeting of the Federation of School Lodges
15:30 to 16:00  Tea and Coffee
16:00 to 17:30  The Federation Lodge Meeting
17:30 onwards  Pay Bar open
18:30 to 21:30  Festival Dinner (White Table)
21:30   Official Proceedings close]

Festival Lodge Meeting

Open to Masons of all ranks.
Receiving a presentation from “The Daggards” masonic dramatic group
Dress code: Dark lounge or morning suit, School, Lodge or Masonic tie – Full Masonic regalia.

Ladies Programme

[12:00 to 15:00  Registration [and Pay Bar open]
14:00   Depart to Burnby Hall Gardens Pocklington for Cream Tea and Garden visit
17:00   Return to School
18:30 to 21:30  Festival Dinner (White Table)
21:30   Official Proceedings close]

Festival Charges

Non-Dining but including Teas and Coffees – £15:00
Meeting and Festival Dinner – £45:00
Ladies Event – £40

Below is the invitation to the event with some information on the venue along with a registration form which should be given to your lodge’s Federation representative on completion.

Invitation (PDF)

2017 Festival Registration Form (DOCX)

2016 Festival

The Annual Festival in 2016 will be held in Hertford on the second Saturday in September under the Banner of the Old Hertfordian Lodge No 8083.

Richard Hale School
Richard Hale School

Richard Hale School, formerly known as Hertford Grammar School, will enjoy its 400th Anniversary in 2017 and the Old Hertfordian Lodge will celebrate their 50th Anniversary in 2016.

The Lodge has very close ties with the Hertford Rugby Club and the Richard Hale Association.