WELCOME TO THE WEBSITE OF THE EASTGATE LODGE 6393, THE PETERBOROUGH & DISTRICT PROVINCE, GRAND LODGE OF ENGLAND, ROYAL ANTEDILUVIAN ORDER OF BUFFALOES
THE EASTGATE MEETS EVERY WEDNESDAY EVENING AT 8pm IN THE PARKWAY PSL CLUB, 651 LINCOLN ROAD, PETERBOROUGH, PE1 3HA.
ALL VISITING BROTHERS WELCOME.
FOURTH DEGREE RAISING 28th AUGUST 2019.
Bro. Marc Snowdon, KOM, is to be raised to the Fourth Degree on Wednesday 28th of August at the Parkway PSL Club.
The Lodge will open at 7:30 pm with Guests welcome at 8:00 pm.
The Ceremony is scheduled to commence at 9:00 pm.
The Exaltation will be conducted by Bro. Bob Buff, ROH, HM, PPGP, the President of the Peterborough & District, Roll of Honour Assembly.
EASTGATE LODGE 2019 CHOSEN CHARITIES
Christmas Day Swim 2018
Martyn Sharp has again braved the extremely cold waters of the Wash to freeze his Gonads off for Charity. Proceeds to the GP's Charity
2018 CHEQUE PRESENTATION
Bob presenting the final cheque to No Gain No Pain £7684:68
The Lodge Christmas Dinner and Draw took place on Friday 14th of December. As well as the of Cash Prize Draw and Star Raffle, a presentation was made to the PGP Bro, Bob Macnamara, ROH, £3500 towards the No Gain No Pain (NGNPUK) Charity Appeal.
Once again Pete and Ann raised a fantastic £2500 from Car Booting - this despite periods of illness throughout the year. Thanks to both of you for all your hard work.
This year the Eastgate Lodge will be supporting PGP Bob Macnamara's Charity Appeal - No Gain No Pain (NGNPUK).
A Hog Roast was held on Saturday 30th of June at the PSL Parkway Club, Lincoln Road. The Eastgate would like to thank everyone for their support & attendance and advise that the Raffle raised £300 and a water painting of a 2 Seat Spitfire, in Czech Airforce markings, painted and gifted to us by Kathleen Crowson, raised a further £50 at auction.
2017 Eastgate Lodge Charity Appeal The Samaratins.
Following its meeting on 10th January the Eastgate Lodge of the Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes presented a cheque for £5,000 to Peterborough & District Samaritans. Bro’ Pete Pierce, who with his wife Anne collected the largest proportion of the total at dozens of car boot sales throughout the year, said ‘…. We are pleased to be able to support such a worthy cause with a local presence here in Peterborough ….’
Allan McGeachie, local Branch Treasurer of the Samaritans expressed surprise at the gift ‘ ….this truly splendid donation is more than we could have hoped. It will be used to save lives in 2018 ….’
The photo shows Bro Geoff Jefford, ROH, PPGP, the Worthy Primo of the Eastgate Lodge, presenting £5,000 to Mr Allan McGeachie of the Peterborough & District Samaritans.
2016 EASTGATE LODGE CHARITY APPEAL PRESENTATION
£3,000 Donation to local Charities
Members of the Eastgate Lodge have raised money for charity over 2016 and on the 14th of December the Lodge presented cheques for £1,000 each to Peterborough Medehamstede Scouts, Peterborough & District Samaritans and Peterborough Talking Newspaper for the Blind.
Barry Burrell from the Talking Newspaper summed up the feelings of all three charities ……. This donation for local causes is very much appreciated and we thank the Buffaloes for their support ………….
A cheque for £1,000 being presented to Pete Tomblin treasurer of Talking
Newspapers,by Bro. Pete Pierce of the Eastgate Lodge.
Bro. Pete Pierce presents a cheque for £1000 to Mr. Len Pendall,
accepting on behalf of Peterborough Samaritans.
A representative from the 1st Medehamstede Scouts was not available, holding the cheque are Bro. Bill Smith, ROH & Bro. Steve Jones, ROH, PPGP 2012.
2015 EASTGATE LODGE CHARITY APPEAL
Cheque Presentation on the News / Photos Page
Memory Lane - The Eastgate's First Home
With a Quoit Ground at the back
The newly opened St. Mary's Flats in the background
Photo's and Map supplied by Tracy Sortwell
2014 Lodge Charity Appeal
Fundraising has continued all year, we have held a 'Hog Roast' Night, also Pete & Ann have been Car Booting with massive support from the Province.
The presentation to Peterborough Soup Kitchen took place on Wednesday 7th of January. Bro. Pete Pierce ROH and Bro. Richard Baldock PPGP, handed over a cheque for £4363:47.
2013 Lodge Charity Appeal
Cheque Presentation 14th December 2013
Bro. Pete Pierce ROH and his Good Lady, Anne, have finished 'Car Booting' for 2013 and thank everyone for their support during a very sucessful year.
Pete and Anne raised £3000 in 2013, a fantastic effort.
Anne is ready with the stall all set up for another busy day.
IT'LL ALL END IN TEARS, FOR MORE PHOTOS GO TO "NEWS & PHOTOS"
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2012 PGP APPEAL CHEQUE PRESENTATION - MIND
BROTHERS MARTYN SHARP & STEVE JONES TOOK PART IN THE CHRISTMAS DAY SWIM AT "SUNNY HUNNY" ON CHRISTMAS DAY & YES, IT WAS BRACING.
LINK TO THE ABSENT BRETHEREN PAGE
LINK TO THE MEMORY LANE PAGE
LINK TO THE PGL SITE
Last updated 31/Jul/2019