WELCOME TO THE WEBSITE OF THE EASTGATE LODGE 6393, THE PETERBOROUGH & DISTRICT PROVINCE, GRAND LODGE OF ENGLAND, ROYAL ANTEDILUVIAN ORDER OF BUFFALOES
8pm AT THE PARKWAY SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB,
MASKEW AVENUE, PETERBOROUGH, PE1 2AS.
The Eastgate Lodge Coronavirus Weekly Newsletter on Page 2.
The Farcet Village Club Staff and Committee have done an excellent job in getting the club ready to re-open and to host the planned RAOB Meetings, dates posted below.
The Fenman Lodge will re-open on the 17th of July
ROH Assembly will next meet on the 10th of August
Knights Chapter will next meet on the 17th of August
Executive will next meet on the 31st of August
PGL will next meet on the 7th of September
The Eastgate Lodge will hopefully meet again soon,
details will be posted here when known.
ALL VISITING BROTHERS WELCOME
EASTGATE BROTHERS AT THE PSL CLUB, OCTOBER 2016.
LAST EASTGATE LODGE MEETING AT THE PSL CLUB, 23/OCT/2019.
2020 Lodge Charity Appeal - The Salvation Army
Peterborough Citadel Charity
More details posted here soon
2019 Lodge Charity Appeal - Cheque Presentation
Presentation to No Gain No Pain (NGNPUK)
The Wood Green Animal Shelter cheque received by Cheyenne Smith.
Bro’s of the Eastgate Lodge 6393 chose two charities to support during 2019 and presentations were made to both at our Lodge night on 9th January. No Gain No Pain UK (NGNPUK) and Wood Green the Animals Charity were both presented with £2500.00 on behalf of the Lodge by Bro’s Bill Smith, Pete Pierce & Steve Jones.
On receiving her donation, Cheyenne Smith of Wood Green said …. ‘I am delighted to accept this splendid gift and I thank the Eastgate Lodge for its support. This money will be put to good use by the charity’ ….
The Lodge raised the money throughout 2019 by holding its annual draw and infamous Hog Roast, but the bulk of the cash was raised by Bro Pete and his wife who held car boot sales in all weather from January to December.
Martyn Sharp City Secretary
2019 CAR Boot Sales
Pete and Ann raised £4000 this year from Car Boot sales taking this years Lodge Appeal total to about £5500.
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 PGP's APPEAL CHEQUE PRESENTATION
Bob presenting the final appeal cheque to the No Gain No Pain representatives, £7684:68
The Lodge Christmas Dinner and Draw took place on Friday 14th of December 2018. 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.
2018 Charity Appeal
In 2018 the Eastgate Lodge supported PGP Bob Macnamara's Charity Appeal - No Gain No Pain (NGNPUK).
A Hog Roast was held on Saturday 30th of June 2018 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.
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.
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.
2017 Eastgate Lodge Charity Appeal The Samaratins.
Following its meeting on 10th January 2018, 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"
Please visit age uk Peterborough on the link below
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 12/Jul/2020