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08/09/11 Installation meeting and W Bro John Stone becomes our Master for the year. W Bro Derek Webber officiated for the Province and we welcomed many guests.
11/09/11 Website re-activated after an enforced break! Missing news will be completed as time permits. Sorry for any inconvenience
03/11/08 November Summons now on line
15/09/08 Brethren are requested to contact the Secretary  as to preference of June or July for a fifth meeting
11/09/08 Our Worshipful Master for 2008/09, W.Bro Steve Wilkinson has been installed, and his officers for that period invested. A cheque for £500 was given to the W.Bro. Peter Galt, PSGD, the Deputy Provincial Grand Master for Devonshire as our Lodges fourth contribution towards the 2012 Festival
13/08/08 Scout Lodge Scarf to be presented by W.Bro. A.J.M., a member of this Lodge, to the WM of Baden Powell Lodge, No. 929 (I.C.) Provincial Grand Lodge of the Far East in Hong Kong.
13/08/08 September (Installation) Summons now on line
13/08/08 Belatedly the Summons for the Emergency Meeting in June added
29/07/08 V.W.Bro. Peter Galt, PGSwdB, DepProvGM will be the Presiding Officer at our Installation Meeting
18/06/08 Bro. D.G. passed at OPM's Lodge in Plymouth
07/06/08 Mr P.M.T is initiated at an Emergency Meeting of the Lodge
12/04/08 The W.M. and two other Brethren attend the KLA Spring Festival hosted by the Compass Lodge No.8765 in the Province of Leicestershire.
14/03/08 Congratulations to Bro N.J.D, he is now W.Bro. Nigel Davey as he is installed Master of his Mother Lodge, St. Margarets, Topsham No.6128. Four members of the Lodge are there to witness it
13/03/08 Bro. S.J.H is raised at another interesting meeting. W.Bro Steve Wilkinson is elected Master Elect. Scout Uniform is worn by a number of Brethren including the Junior Warden and Senior Deacon. At the Festive Board Brethen of and visiting the Lodge who had previously made the Scout Promise were given the opportunity to renew it. 
13/03/08 Congratulations to W.Bro. Steve Wilkinson who is to be promoted to P.Pr.J.G.D. two years after serving as Master of his Mother Lodge
03/03/08 Bro J.C. passed at Churston Ferrers Lodge, No. 8779, in Brixham.
11/02/08 March Summons now on line
24/01/08 There will be an extra meeting, by dispensation, on Saturday 7th June, to perform a ceremony to help progress our initiates
11/01/08 Congratulations to our Treasurer, he is now W.Bro. Bob Ball as he is installed Master of the Devon Emergency Services Lodge No. 9613. Nine members of the Lodge are there to witness it
01/01/08 January Summons now on line
13/12/07 Badge and Link to BP Lodge no 929(IC) updated
03/12/07 Congratulations to Bro J.H.D as he becomes W.Bro. J.H.D., Master of his Mother Lodge, Semper Fidelis No.1254 Exeter.
30/10/07 November Summons now on line
30/10/07 Site further redesigned to include Cascading Style Sheets
05/10/07 Brownsea Island report and photographs added
04/10/07 Site redesigned and uploaded
13/09/07
Our Worshipful Master for 2007/08, W.Bro Colin Bond has been installed, and his officers for that period invested. A cheque for £1000 was given to the W.Bro. Peter Galt, PSGD, the Deputy Provincial Grand Master for Devonshire as our Lodges third contribution towards the 2012 Festival
08/09/09 10 Lodge Members, and one prospective member attend the KLA Autumn Festivalon Brownsea Island, and have a lot of fun.
18/08/07 September (Installation) Summons now on line
18/08/07 Exeter Lodge, St. John The Baptist Lodge No. 39 to raise our candidate Bro. C.S.L. on September 27th 2007
18/08/07 Invitations page updated
14/08/07 £1000 is to be given as our Lodges third contribution towards the 2012 Festival, and £50 to the Heavitree (Exeter) Brownie Guides
07/08/07 The Presiding Officer at Installation on September 13th 2007 will be W.Bro. Peter Galt, PSGD, the Deputy Provincial Grand Master
01/08/07 Scouting Sunrise - make your Promise at 8am with the World
21/07/07 The Scout Lodge Scout Scarf launched
01/07/07 A donation of £750, in the name of our Lodge, is to be given from the Provincial WAKE* Fund to the ISCA (Exeter) Explorer Scout Unit    (*William Alexander Kneel Endowment)
13/06/07 Many Congratulations to W.Bro. Roger Galloway, Tyler and acting Senior Deacon on being awarded the Silver Acorn 'In recognition of specially distinguished service.' in the St Georges Day Awards. 
29/04/07 Booking Form and KLA Autumn Festival details received from Brownsea Island Lodge no 9689
24/03/07 Contact Form added to replace email address. Forms added to Contact the Master, Secretary and Treasurer
22/03/07 Many Congratulations to W.Bro. F.G.E., our first Director of Ceremonies who is about to become P.A.G.D.C. (thats quite important!) It is well deserved for his dedication to, and support, of Freemasonry.
09/03/07 Congratulations to our Dining Steward as he becomes W.Bro. G.C.P., Master of his Mother Lodge, St. Margarets, No 6128, Topsham.
08/03/07 Our two newest candidates Bro. S.J.H & Bro. C.S.L. are passed in a double second ceremony. Scout Uniform is worn by a number of Brethren including the Junior Warden and both Deacons. At the Festive Board Brethen of and visiting the Lodge who had previously made the Scout Promise were given the opportunity to renew it. A Scouting Long Service decoration was presented to our Dining Steward Bro. G.C.P.
27/02/07
Note to Web Author - never state everything checked (10/02/07) when it wasn't .... hopefully now all links to external sites should open in a new window or tab
22/02/07
150th Anniversary of the Birth of Lord Baden-Powell - In November 2005 we made a donation to The Scout Association - World Friendship Appeal . Today the donation was recognised with the unveiling of the Window of Recognition which includes The Scout Lodge 9783 and The Warwickshire Scout Lodge, and a number of Devon Groups, Districts and Individuals
22/02/07
March 2007 Summons now on line
10/02/07
Kindred Lodges Page updated and tidied. All links to external sites have been checked and should now open in a new window or tab. Old news items removed from this page
10/02/07 Five members of the Lodge, including our newest initiate, attended the Brownsea Island Lodge no. 9689 Installation meeting.  Despite the very early start (7.30am) a very good time was had by all. We look forward to visiting them again on Saturday 8th September  2007 for the KLA Autumn Festival.
31/01/07 Three members of the Lodge attend the Launch of the 2012 Province of Devonshire Festival for the Royal Masonic Trust for Girls and Boys  We will be reporting back at the March Meeting
12/01/07 Our latest candidate, Bro C.S.L. (Good initials for a Scout Lodge Member!) aka Dougal is initiated. The widow of Bro Roger Bendell presented back to the Lodge her late husbands Founders Jewel framed along with a photograph of the Lodge Consecration.
12/01/07 Several fraternal invitations have been received
01/01/07 Congratulations to our WM, W.Bro John Cotsell on his first Provincial Honour, P.Pr.A.D.C, to W.Bro A.H.W. for his promotion to P.Pr.J.G.W both effective 21st April 2007
01/01/07 January 2007 Summons now on line
09/11/06 Belated congratulations to our first Inner Guard and Founder, the now  W.Bro A.M.S. on becoming Master of his Mother Lodge, The Estuary Lodge, no 7009 in Salcombe
09/11/06 Our candidate Bro S.J.H.  is initiated and two Charitable donations to Scouting and Guiding given at our November Lodge Meeting
21/10/06 Three Members of the Lodge attended the Autumn Festival of the Kindred Lodges Association held by the Juventus Lodge no 8105, Cardiff,South Wales
21/10/06 Kindred Lodges Association Link added
21/10/06 Starting time on the November 2006 Summons changed to the correct time of 6.15pm
23/09/06 November 2006 Summons now on line
23/09/06 It is with great personal sadness that we have to report the passing of Bro Roger Bendell, Senior Deacon, on Friday 15th September 2006  to the Grand Lodge Above -  His Funeral was held at 10am on Thursday 21st September at St Margaret's Parish Church Topsham, with numerous Brethern from the Scout Lodge, and his other Lodges present 
14/09/06
Our Worshipful Master for 2006/07, W.Bro John A Cotsell has been installed, and his officers for that period invested. A cheque for £500 was given to the VWBro Micheal Penny, PGSwdB, Deputy Provincial Grand Master for Devonshire as our Lodges second contribution towards the 2012 Festival, and £50 to the 1st Stokenham Guides
15/08/06
Link to the new Web Site of Impeesa Lodge No 9385 added to Kindred Lodges Page