Leicester University students visit Freemasons’ Hall

On Wednesday 6th November 2013, the doors of Freemasons’ Hall, Leicester were opened for University of Leicester students to hear about Freemasonry and see inside the wonderful Grade II listed building. The Wyggeston Lodge, the Universities’ Scheme Lodge for the University of Leicester, welcomed students who were given a tour of the Holmes Lodge Room, where … More Leicester University students visit Freemasons’ Hall

Lodge members attend Universities’ Scheme National Conference

The Master, Secretary, Assistant Secretary and three student members from Wyggeston Lodge attended the United Grand Lodge of England Universities’ Scheme National Conference which was held on Saturday 2nd November 2013 at Nottingham Masonic Hall. The Wyggeston Lodge, is the Universities’ Scheme Lodge for the University of Leicester. This was an opportunity for Lodge members … More Lodge members attend Universities’ Scheme National Conference

The Lodge attends Leicester University Fresh Fair

As the Universities’ Scheme lodge for the University of Leicester, the Lodge attended the Fresh Fair at the University of Leicester Student Union on Monday 30th September 2013. This was the third year that we have attended and it was yet another busy day handing out nearly 1,000 information booklets. Members of the Lodge, including … More The Lodge attends Leicester University Fresh Fair

Freemasonry Today interviews Lodge university students

On Friday 20th September 2013, a journalist and photographer from Freemasonry Today, the Official journal of the United Grand Lodge of England, visited Freemasons’ Hall, Leicester to meet and interview some of our student members that have joined via the Universities Scheme. Since joining the Universities Scheme in April 2011 as the designated Lodge for … More Freemasonry Today interviews Lodge university students

Wyggeston Lodge to attend University of Leicester’s Fresh Fair in September 2013

This year, we will be again holding a stall at the University of Leicester’s Fresh Fair (http://leicesterunion.com/freshers/what-is-fresh-fair) on Monday 30th September 2013. Our stall, Number 36, will be located in the marquee in the car park opposite the Percy Gee Students’ Union building. If you’re a student at the University and wish to find out … More Wyggeston Lodge to attend University of Leicester’s Fresh Fair in September 2013

Student Freemason, Andrew, explains why he joined The Wyggeston Lodge

Andrew Slater explains why he joined the Freemasons whilst studying at the University of Leicester. ‘Having never been previously associated with Freemasonry, I entered the Fraternity with an open mind and have since come to appreciate its vast and rich history. What initially attracted me was the joint respect towards fellowship, morality, charity and self-development. … More Student Freemason, Andrew, explains why he joined The Wyggeston Lodge