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Work in the community

Freemasons are encouraged to practice charity and to care not only for their own families, friends and colleagues, but also for the community as a whole. This is achieved by voluntary efforts as individuals and also through charitable giving.



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A man becomes a Freemason by being Initiated into a Lodge. This may be located near to where he lives or works, as there are no restrictions on location. Lodges are widespread, so please see our lodge map and click here to view our Provincial Video.


About Freemasonry

Freemasonry is effectively an organisation which encourages men to achieve a better understanding of themselves, leading to a general improvement of character and moral fibre. United Grand Lodge of England's own Video Channel is here

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