Dates of other talks

Other than my Prestonian Lecture and my online talks, I have delivered other Masonic talks on the following live occasions.

Please note this list is (still) incomplete. It does not include, for example, the majority of talks before September 2011 or the talks to introduce and promote Masonic Mentoring while serving as Derbyshire’s Provincial Grand Mentor.

DateTitle of the talkLodge
13/05/2022The historic links between the Craft, Royal Arch and MarkLodge of Concord 323, Cheshire
13/04/2022All you ever wanted to know about Freemasonry (and didn’t know how to ask)Thoresby Lodge 3106, Nottinghamshire
12/04/2022Seven habits of highly successful LodgesWelbeck Lodge 2890, Nottinghamshire
08/04/2022Rebuilding Masonry in a Covid-19 worldBaines Lodge 7844, West Lancashire
31/03/2022Freemasonry: does it live up to expectations?West London Lodge of Installed Masters 9627, MetGL
25/03/2022The Royal Arch: what is it all about?Vulcan Lodge 4382, Derbyshire
24/03/2022The historic links between the Craft, Royal Arch and MarkShropshire Provincial Grand Stewards’ Lodge 9971, Shropshire
21/03/2022Back to the future: Freemasonry from 1972 to 2072Oxfordshire Lodge of Installed Masters 7770, Oxfordshire
16/03/2022The journey ahead: what does Freemasonry have in store for me?Ashfield Lodge 2412, Nottinghamshire
14/03/2022Rebuilding Masonry in a Covid-19 worldThe Derby Lodge M.M.M. 302, Derbyshire Mark
11/03/2022All you ever wanted to know about Freemasonry (but didn’t know how to ask)Sine Favore Lodge 9856, London (at a meeting in Alnwick, Northumberland)
09/03/2022The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeFleet River Lodge 8107, London
08/03/2022All you ever wanted to know about Freemasonry (but didn’t know how to ask)Cornhill Lodge 1803, London
03/03/2022Have we anything to communicate?Royal Cumberland Lodge 41, Somerset
01/03/2022Back to the future: Freemasonry from 1972 to 2072Prorsum Semper Light Blues Club, Gloucestershire
26/02/2022Finding the key to the Royal ArchNorth Sussex First Principals’ Chapter 9296, Sussex
25/02/2022What is Freemasonry’s fascination with completion?Cumberland & Westmorland Installed Principals’ Chapter 8071, Cumberland & Westmorland
24/02/2022The role of the Lodge Membership OfficerSt Giles Lodge 4316, Nottinghamshire
23/02/2022Is belief in a Supreme Being really essential?Column Lodge 5813, East Lancashire
17/02/2022Rebuilding Masonry in a Covid-19 worldScouts Cymru Lodge M.M.M. 1995, South Wales
03/02/2022How to grow the membership of your LodgeRed Scarf Lodge 8448, London
The above talk for Red Scarf Lodge took place ten years and one day since the first delivery of my Prestonian Lecture, to the same Lodge, on 2nd February 2012. A donation of £200 from the Lodge took the total raised for charity from my Masonic books and talks to over £100,000.
02/02/2022The journey ahead: what does Freemasonry have in store for me?Hartington Lodge 1085, Derbyshire
31/01/2022The historic links between the Craft, Mark & Royal ArchWarwickshire Installed Mark Masters’ Lodge 1400, Warks Mark
26/01/2022What is Freemasonry’s fascination with completion?Euclid Chapter of First Principals 7464, London
25/01/2022Our membership challengeIvanhoe Lodge 1779, Yorkshire West Riding
13/01/2022Lodge reviews – what, why and howSemper Fratres Lodge 4467, Notts
12/01/2022To seek for that which was lostThoresby Lodge 3106, Notts
18/12/2021Rebuilding Masonry in a Covid worldSelig Lodge 9459, Suffolk
13/12/2021Is belief in a Supreme Being really essential?St George’s and Corner Stone Lodge No. 5, London
11/12/2021The Royal Arch: what is it all about?Argosy Lodge 5181, London
09/11/2021Have we anything to communicate? The language of Freemasonry in and out of the LodgeFerrers & Ivanhoe Lodge 779, Leics & Rutland
29/10/20212018 Cornwallis Lecture: The future of Freemasonry: evolution and change Bristol Installed Masters’ Lodge 8168, Bristol
11/10/2021The membership challenge, and a way forwardVernon Lodge 1802, Notts
16/06/2021The role of the Lodge Membership OfficerThe Stewart Hill Lodge 9760, Notts
14/02/2020The symbolic links between the Craft, the Mark & the Royal ArchMelandra Lodge MMM 934, Derbyshire Mark
05/02/2020How to grow the membership of your Mark LodgePeveril of the Peak Lodge MMM 1177, Derbyshire Mark
01/02/2020The historic links between the Craft, the Mark & the Royal ArchCloisters Chapter 7100, Hertfordshire RA
28/01/2020How to grow the membership of your Mark LodgeSt Martin Lodge MMM 414, Derbyshire Mark
09/01/2020The Royal Arch – what is it all about?Lodge of Fellowship 9123, Derbyshire
12/12/2019How to grow the membership of your Mark LodgeJoseph Cook Lodge MMM 917, Derbyshire Mark
10/12/2019The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeFaith & Works Lodge 5079, Staffordshire
09/12/2019How to grow the membership of your Mark LodgeWoodiwiss Lodge MMM 503, Derbyshire Mark
25/11/2019How to grow the membership of your Mark LodgeDore Lodge MMM 844, Derbyshire Mark
21/11/2019White table: Welcome to our Lodge roomBowen Lodge 2816, Buckinghamshire
15/11/2019Are we meeting expectations?Commercial Travellers Lodge 5089, Durham
14/11/2019How to grow the membership of your Mark LodgeFlamsteed Mark Lodge MMM 1022, Derbyshire Mark
12/11/2019The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeFerrers & Ivanhoe Lodge 779, Leic & Rutland
09/11/2019The historic links between the Craft, the Mark & the Royal ArchWorcestershire Installed First Principals 6889, Worcestershire
14/10/2019Introducing SolomonPioneer Chapter 9065, Derbyshire RA
04/10/2019The historic links between the Craft, the Mark & the Royal ArchFons Vitae Lodge 8744, Derbyshire
03/10/2019How to grow the membership of your Mark LodgeSt Alkmund Lodge MMM 595, Derbyshire Mark
02/10/2019White Table: Welcome to our Lodge RoomFairfield Lodge 2224, Derbyshire
30/09/2019The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeWest Riding Acting Officers’ Lodge 9645, Yorkshire West Riding
23/09/2019The Royal Arch – what is it all about?Burlington Lodge 6736, Derbyshire
18/09/2019The Royal Arch for new CompanionsDerby Masonic Hall
09/09/2019How to grow the membership of your Mark LodgeThe Derby Lodge MMM 302, Derbyshire Mark
14/08/2019The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeVictory Lodge 8506, Worcestershire
08/07/2019The historic links between the Craft, the Mark & the Royal ArchGeorge Taylor Lodge 9819, Worcestershire
03/07/2019Is belief in a Supreme Being really essential?Hartington Lodge 1085, Derbyshire
24/06/2019The historic links between the Craft, the Mark & the Royal ArchMelandra Lodge MMM 934, Derbyshire Mark
21/06/20192018 Cornwallis Lecture: The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeNorth Kent First Principals’ Chapter 9062, West Kent RA
28/05/2019Have we anything to communicate?Sir Richard de Bingham Chapel 49, East Midlands St Thomas of Acon
04/04/2019The Royal Arch – what is it all about?Dore Masonic Hall
19/03/2019The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeFairfield Chapter 2224, Derbyshire RA
11/03/2019Is belief in a Supreme Being really essential?The Derby Lodge MMM 302, Derbyshire Mark
06/03/2019The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeSt John’s Lodge 279, Leic & Rutland
05/03/2019The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeBute Lodge 960, South Wales
23/02/20192018 Cornwallis Lecture: The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeWest Kent ProvGStwds Lodge 8565, West Kent
18/01/20192018 Cornwallis Lecture: The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeEast Kent Masters’ Lodge 3931, East Kent
17/01/20192018 Cornwallis Lecture: The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeWest Kent Masters’ Lodge 5778, West Kent
16/01/20192018 Cornwallis Lecture: The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeDe Shurland Lodge 1089, East Kent
08/01/2019The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeSt Catherine’s Lodge 3743, London
07/12/2018The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeFons Vitae Lodge 8744, Derbyshire
16/11/20182018 Cornwallis Lecture: The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeWest Kent First Principals’ Chapter 5778, West Kent RA
24/09/20182018 Cornwallis Lecture: The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeCornwallis Lodge of Installed Masters 9515, East Kent
10/09/2018The symbolic links between the Craft, the Mark & the Royal ArchThe Derby Lodge MMM 302, Derbyshire Mark
07/06/2018The Mark Benevolent Fund: past, present and futureLondon Mark ProvGStwds Lodge, London Mark
11/04/2018The historic links between the Craft, the Mark & the Royal ArchDerbyshire Lodge Installed Mark Masters 1706, Derbyshire Mark
13/03/2018The Royal Arch – what is it all about?Bradelei Lodge 9205, Derbyshire
12/03/2018The historic links between the Craft, the Mark & the Royal ArchThe Derby Lodge MMM 302, Derbyshire Mark
14/02/2018Have we anything to communicate?St Thomas’ Lodge 2583, Derbyshire
13/02/2018The links between the Craft, the Mark & the Royal ArchNuthall Temple Lodge 6011, Nottinghamshire
05/12/2017The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeCarolgate Lodge 8929, Nottinghamshire
25/10/2017The Royal Arch – what is it all about?Tutbury Castle Lodge 2630, Derbyshire
25/09/2017The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeScarborough Chapter 1214, Yorkshire West Riding
06/09/20172017 Peter Churchyard Memorial Lecture: The Mark Benevolent Fund – past, present and futureEast Anglia Installed Mark Masters’ Lodge 1418, East Anglia Mark
28/06/2017The myths of the Prestonian LectureshipNorth Notts Masters Lodge 9525, Nottinghamshire
16/06/2017Derbyshire’s Tercentenary Talk: 1717 – what are we celebrating?Flyfishers’ Lodge 9347, Derbyshire
18/05/2017The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeSuffolk Installed Masters Lodge 3913, Suffolk
10/05/2017Have we anything to communicate?Tutbury Priory Lodge 4783, Derbyshire
31/03/2017Seven habits of highly successful LodgesSt Werburga Lodge 4147, Derbyshire
08/03/2017Have we anything to communicate?Thoresby Lodge 3106, Nottinghamshire
02/03/2017The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeGalway Lodge 5408, Nottinghamshire
25/01/2017Derbyshire’s Tercentenary Talk: 1717 – what are we celebrating?Tutbury Castle Lodge 2630, Derbyshire
04/01/2017Derbyshire’s Tercentenary Talk: 1717 – what are we celebrating?Fairfield Lodge 2224, Derbyshire
12/12/2016The role of the Royal Arch Liaison Officer in DerbyshirePioneer Chapter 9065, Derbyshire RA
28/11/2016The Royal Ark Mariner DegreeMercia Lodge RAM 339, Derbyshire RAM
18/11/2016The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeCommercial Travellers Lodge 5089, Durham
08/11/2016The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeMeridian Lodge 9629, Derbyshire
24/09/2016The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeCheshire Prov G Stwds Lodge 3449, Cheshire
12/09/2016Have we anything to communicate?The Derby Lodge MMM 302, Derbyshire Mark
10/06/2016The RMTGB and the Masonic Charitable Foundation – what are they all about?Nevill Lodge of Installed Masters 9441, Durham
27/05/2016The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeSt Werburga Lodge 4147, Derbyshire
24/05/2016The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeIvanhoe Lodge 1779, Yorkshire West Riding
11/05/2016The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeTutbury Priory Lodge 4783, Derbyshire
04/05/2016Derbyshire’s Tercentenary Talk: 1717 – what are we celebrating?Hope Valley Lodge 3397, Derbyshire
19/02/2016The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeDe Vere Lodge 1794, Nottinghamshire
18/01/2016Are we meeting expectations?Liversage Lodge 5027, Derbyshire
14/01/2016Seven habits of highly successful LodgesLodge of Charity 8769, Nottinghamshire
13/01/2016The future of Freemasonry: evolution and changeArboretum Lodge 731, Derbyshire
14/09/2015The Derby Lodge MMM 302 and the foundation of the Mark Province of DerbyshireThe Derby Lodge MMM 302, Derbyshire Mark
09/09/2015The Pioneers of the Mark Province of DerbyshireDerbyshire Lodge Installed Mark Masters 1706, Derbyshire Mark
09/04/2015Seven habits of highly successful LodgesArkwright Lodge 1495, Derbyshire
26/02/2015Recruitment & Retention in FreemasonryBeaureper Lodge 787, Derbyshire
29/01/2015Researching and preparing a Prestonian LectureRobin Wilson Lodge of Research 9844, Nottinghamshire
08/01/2015White Table: Welcome to our Lodge RoomLodge of Fellowship 9123, Derbyshire
27/02/2014The role of Lodge officers and the working of a LodgeSpencer Lodge 8773, Derbyshire
04/02/2014Seven habits of highly successful LodgesKing Egbert Lodge 4288, Derbyshire
13/12/2013The 2014 Derbyshire FestivalTutbury Castle Lodge 2630, Derbyshire
21/11/2013The 2014 Derbyshire FestivalLodge of Repose 802, Derbyshire
03/10/2013The 2014 Derbyshire FestivalMentor Lodge 7064, Derbyshire
27/09/2012White Table: Welcome to our Lodge RoomSpencer Lodge 8773, Derbyshire
14/05/2012Mark Masonry for non-Mark MasonsThe Derby Lodge MMM 302, Derbyshire Mark
19/03/2012Recruitment & Retention in FreemasonryLiversage Lodge 5027, Derbyshire
16/02/2012The Mark degrees for non-Mark MasonsTrivona Lodge MMM 983, Derbyshire Mark
01/02/2012Excerpts from R.W.Bro. The Revd Neville Barker Cryer’s Mark TalksPeveril of the Peak Lodge MMM 1177, Derbyshire Mark
10/10/2011Pioneer Chapter: where do we go from here?Pioneer Chapter 9065, Derbyshire RA
26/06/2007The Foundation of The Derby Lodge M.M.M. No. 302The Derby Lodge MMM 302, Derbyshire Mark