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11th January 2021- Grand Lodge Management Committee(GLMC) Meeting-16.00 hours GLC Head Office, Dhekelia.

 

17th January 2021– Ceremonial Raising of Bro. Mark Thomson to 2nd Degree (Primo) COVID 19 postponed

Dhekelia Garrison Lodge 10677-Noon. (Closed ceremony) Refreshments follow all welcome from 14.00 hours.

 

31st January 2021– Ceremonial Raising of Bro. Mark Nowell KOM to 4th Degree (ROH) COVID 19 postponed 

Troodos Pride of Cyprus Lodge 10595-Noon (Closed ceremony) Refreshments follow all welcome from 14.00 hours.

 

16th March 2021, Dhekelia Lodge Room, Raising of Bro. Paul Harper, James Mercury Lodge 8599 GLC to 2nd Degree. 19.30 hours by Grand Lodge of Cyprus COVID 19 postponed

 

8 February 2021– GLMC Meeting, Audio.

 

6 March 2021– Grand Lodge of England (Virtual) Grand Lodge Meeting

 

8 March 2021– GLMC Meeting, Audio.

 

20 March 2021– Grand Lodge of Cyprus Grand Lodge Meeting-Dhekelia Lodge Room, Larnaca.

 

15th June 2021, Dhekelia Lodge Room, Raising of Bro. Paul Harper, James Mercury Lodge 8599 GLC to 2nd Degree. See Raising card for details

 

20th June 2021– Ceremonial Raising of Bro. Mark Thomson to 2nd Degree See Raising card for details

Brothers birthdays in January:

 

11th January 2021- Happy Birthday Bro. David Grainger KOM, Dhekelia Garrison Lodge

15th January 2021- Happy Birthday Bro. John Hope ROH, Troodos Pride of Cyprus

27th January 2021- Happy Birthday Bro. Graham Nicholson ROH, GLE GLMC, James Mercury Lodge

 

February Birthdays:

 

16 February 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Ian Stewart , James Mercury Lodge

18 February 2021  Happy Birthday Bro. Fred Hughes CP, Dhekelia Garrison Lodge

23 February 2021   Happy Birthday Bro.Ray Hill ROH, James Mercury Lodge

 

March Birthdays:

 

6 March 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Brian Hayes, Dhekelia Garrison Lodge

7 March 2021 Happy Birthday Nigel Graham CP, James Mercury Lodge

9 March 2021 Happy Birthday Alex Pashialis, James Mercury Lodge

9 March 2021  Happy Birthday Adrian Viney, Tomb of the Kings

17 March 2021   Happy Birthday Norman Spicer, James Mercury Lodge

23 March 2021 Happy Birthday Brian Bowman , Aphrodite Bitter Lake

 

July Birthdays:

 

1 July 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. John Palmer , James Mercury

7 July 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Davis Hawes, Troodos Pride of Cyprus

7 July 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Colin Flux, James Mercury

23 July 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Nick Palmer , Tomb of the Kings

 

August Birthdays:

2 August 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Ross Thomson , Dhekelia Garrison

3 August 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Philip Staddon , Dhekelia Garrison

 

September Birthdays:

1 September 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Paul Maclachlan , Dhekelia Garrison

6 September 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Gary John Davis , James Mercury

8 September 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Colin Young , Dhekelia Garrison

14 September 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Roy Cordon , Dhekelia Garrison

19 September 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. John Howard , Troodos Pride of Cyprus

27 September 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Barry Hornblow , James Mercury

30 September 2021 Happy Birthday Bro. Lee  Buzzle , Dhekelia Garrison

TO: Members of Dhekelia Garrison Lodge 10677GLC

Dear Sir & Brother.

I am delighted to advise that James Mercury 8599GLC have agreed to jointly sponsor the Grand Primo Appeal event with a contribution of €200 to match our own proposal. Details of event below:

SATURDAY 24TH APRIL 2021

RAOB GLC ST GEORGE’S DAY BBQ

IN SUPPORT OF THE GRAND PRIMO APPEAL H.O.A.L.T.

AGRINO PUB, THE SQUARE DHEKELIA

12.00 NOON OPEN FREE BBQ- 13.00 – 16.00HOURS

DONER KEBAB, SAUSAGES, BURGERS, SOUVLA

CARLSBERG €2 PER PINT & RAFFLE

THIS EVENT IS OPEN TO ALL BUFFS, SUPPORTERS OF H.O.A.L.T. FOR OUR FIRST EVENT OF 2021.

 

 

Easing of Lock-Down restrictions: appear to allow us to meet again in Lodge from 6th June and go ahead with Raising’s and planned GL & UIC Meetings during June.

Proposed Dates:

6th June 2021:   Lodge tidy-up & Lodge Meeting. 10.00 am arrival with Bacon Sandwiches.

                         Your help is needed to get the Lodge room back to some form of tidiness so we can meet again. There will be removal of furniture, cleaning outside as well as a tidy inside.  A full Lodge Meeting will follow.

                           HOALT Committee Meeting 11.30 am

                           Lodge Meeting 12.00 Noon to 13.00 hours.

13th June 2021:     Lodge Meeting 11.00 – 13.00 hours.

19th June 2021:  GRAND LODGE CYPRUS MEETING 10.00 – 12.00 hours

20th June 2021:  Lodge Meeting 11.00- 13.00 hours

                              Raising of Bro. Mark Thomson to 2nd Degree

24th June 2021:  Unity in Cyprus 10701 Meeting 18.00 hours – 20.00 hours

Please note you will require a COVID-19 Pass to attend any of these diary dates.

  1. a) Evidence you have had Covid-19
  2. b) 3 weeks post 1stvaccination
  3. c) A Rapid or PCR test within 72 hours of the Meeting.

Currently masks need to be worn when you are not seated.

This is about personal responsibility as the RAOB will not be liable if you personally fail to produce evidence of your Covid-19 Pass.