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THE EASTGATE MEETS EVERY WEDNESDAY EVENING AT 8pm IN THE PARKWAY PSL CLUB, 651 LINCOLN ROAD, PETERBOROUGH, PE1 3HA.
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BRO. DENNIS FELSTEAD, ROH, PPGP 1995
We are very sad to report the Passing of Brother Dennis, a member of both the Fenman and Eastgate Lodges will be missed by all the Brothers of the Peterborough & District Province of which he was PGP in 1975.
Dennis was also a Brother of the King George Lodge in Whittlesey.
Brother Dennis' Funeral Service took place on Thursday
the 1st of March 2018 at the Peterborough Crematorium.
The Buff Funeral Service was conducted by Bro. Clive Robinson, ROH, supported by many Brothers of the Order who provided a Guard of Honour for the arrival of the Funeral Cortege & again following the service for the departure of the family.
Dennis served in the RAF as a Propulsion Technician, his postings included three tours of duty as a Vulcan Crew-Chief.
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.
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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.
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LINK TO THE MEMORY LANE PAGE
LINK TO THE PGL SITE
Last updated 08/Mar/2018