Preston Masonic Hall

Preston Masonic Hall, a long and fascinating history

The surviving Sunday School building Pic: Preston Digital Archive The Masonic Hall in Preston has elements that date back to 1837. However, most of the current building was constructed in the 1940s, incorporating older buildings. The site began life […]

2 months ago
Instameet Preston explores the secrets of the Masonic Hall

Masonic Hall Instameet A group of Instagrammers explored the secrets of the Masonic Hall in the latest Instameet Preston. The free event took place on Wednesday (30 March) and saw Masons from the […]

3 months ago
Victorian Preston and the church building boom

Former Moor Park Methodist Church Pic: Anthony Parkes Many of the best buildings in Preston are churches. There was a great religious revival in the 19th century. As a result, many Churches of all denominations were built in Preston. […]

3 months ago
Preston Masonic Hall to be explored in next InstaMeet

Inside Preston Masonic Hall InstaMeet Preston is returning with a visit to the historic Masonic Hall in Saul Street. In 1944 the Freemasons of Preston purchased the 1832 Saul Street Primitive Methodist Chapel and […]

4 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston Guild Lodge ‘humbled’ after receiving Covid-19 accolade from Mayor Javed Iqbal

The Mayor of Preston has presented an award to local Masons after members donated ¬£5,500 in cash and groceries to local food banks. Preston Guild Lodge said they were ‘humbled […]

6 months ago
Legendary West Indies cricketer to appear at Preston Caribbean Carnival fundraiser

Colin Croft This¬†show¬†has¬†been¬†postponed¬†until¬†later in the year¬†due¬†to¬†the¬†coronavirus¬†pandemic. Former West Indies and Lancashire cricketer Colin Croft is set to appear at a fundraising dinner for the Preston Caribbean Carnival. Colin, who was a fast […]

2 years ago
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