Lodge of Allegiance No.6000

News & Events Updates

Read news of our latest updates, thoughts, acheivements and events

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Wed, 13th June 2018

Cancellation of Ladies Informal

Regrettably, our Ladies Informal planned for Saturday 30th June has had to be cancelled due to insufficient members having booked for the event.

This, unfortunately, has made the event financially unviable and therefore we have had to take this sad decision.

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Wed, 30th May 2018

PLEASE SUPPORT COPS IN MEMORY OF BRO MALCOLM WALKER

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On 4th October 2001 a member of the lodge of Allegiance was killed in fulfilling his duty as a Police Officer. Nicholas Walters who had been released from prison on licence had stolen a car was being was pursued by the Police. Bro Walker (Mac) who was on duty as a Police Motorcyclist spotted Walters in a petrol station and began pursuit. In trying to stop the car in Birchfield Rd Perry Barr he was deliberately rammed by Walters and unfortunately lost his life.

Following the sad loss of her husband Mac's wife Helen became a founder member and trustee of C.O.P.S. (Care of Police Survivors) a charity that helps the families of officers who have fallen in the line of duty.

On the 27th July 2018 Mac and Helen's son Sean is taking part in The Police Unity Tour which is entering its 6th year, increasing awareness and honouring police officers who have died in the line of duty. The tour entails a 180 bike ride over 2 days and concludes at The National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire to coincide with COPS annual service.

Sean who is not a Police Officer is entering to raise money for C.O.P.S. in memory of his dad Mac, With agreement of the WM the lodge has donated £100.

Please go to Sean’s page on just giving by following this link - https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/sean-walker9

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Fri, 4th May 2018

Ladies Informal - Saturday 30 June 2018

Booking form can be downloaded by clicking here.

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Sun, 8th April 2018

Congratulations to Maureen Cooper

Maureen Cooper completed her Zip Wire Challenge raising £500 for the 2023 festival.

Maureen Having completed a 4 mile 3 hour ride through the trees of the Lake District on 8 zip wire runs Maureen is now known in the Lakes as Super MO

Are YOU Next?

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Fri, 6th April 2018

Maureen Coopers Zip Wire Ride

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To date Maureen has received donations of £350 for her Zip Wire Ride for the 2023 festival.

Congratulations to Maureen.

Please continue to show your support by either giving through Maureen Cooper's Zip Wire Ride's Supported page OR spread the word to family and friends about her amazing feat and also about the Masonic Charitable Foundation.

You or your family and friends can donate NOW by going to:

https://mcfgf.everydayhero.com/uk/maureen-coopers-zip-wire-ride-L6000

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Fri, 30th March 2018

Allegiance Skittles Night 2018

A superb night was enjoyed by 43 members, families and friends at this year's Allegiance Skittles night on Friday 30 March at the Walsall Arms.

 

Once again the women beat the men by 308 to 306, so a close and well fought contest. The WM is pictured with the individual winners.

 

Also on the night our octogenarian, Tony Davis, celebrated his birthday pictured attempting to blow out the candles.


Special thanks should go to Steve and his boss Carol for organising the event.

 

The evening was a tremendous success which raised £280 to the Ectopic Pregnancy Trust. 

This is another donation for this year to charity the others being so far:

Warwickshire Masonic Benevolent Fund - £300

Birmingham Caring Hearts - £120.00

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Wed, 27th December 2017

1000 donation to Cardiomyopathy

Please see the letter below from Cardiomyopathy.

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