The Ancient and Masonic Order of the Scarlet Cord in the British Isles and its Districts and Consistories Overseas

Provincial Grand Senatus of

 West Yorkshire

MAY 2022

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Both Calder Vale Consistory No 19 TI and South Yorkshire Consistory No 92 met in April and May sees the first meeting of the year for White Rose Consistory No 95.

Six members of the Province have been invited to accept re-appointments, appointments or promotions in Grand Senatus from 5th May 2022. Details are available on the Grand Honours page.

We also congratulate Dist Comps. P.Bustin, A.P.K. Webster and D. Rhodes who will receive the IV Grade on Wednesday 4th May and Dist Comp. James H Newman O.B.E. Who will receive the V Grade on the same day.

** Companions in the Midlands and considering the formation of a Consistory and also an OSM Conclave for present and past members of the Armed services. If you are interested in this details can be found here. **

  ***Companions (especially DC’s and Primus of Ostiari) are advised  that the 1st Grade ceremony has been revised temporarily to allow for the introduction of those not yet Princes of the OSM the ritual has been issued by the Provincial Recorder asap.This ritual is the only authorised ritual until January 2023 when we will revert to the standard ritual***

The revamped leaflet (March 2021) as seen presented to newly admitted Princes in your Conclaves is now available for download from the Why Join page of this website.

Don’t forget the Meetings Schedule which shows the dates of Consistories and when available will show planned ceremonies of each Consistory. as well as the Calendar which has details of other Consistories as well as Provincial Meetings.

We now have a Facebook Closed Group specifically for members of the Scarlet Cord. To be added to this group please contact either the Provincial Grand Recorder or Right Distinguished Companion Graeme Hutchinson.


Details of the The Annual Meeting of Provincial Grand Senatus for 2022 has been provisionally arranged as follows.

Saturday 17th  September 2022

Blenheim House, Batley Field Hill, Batley WF17 0BG

Provincial  Diary

Details of all known Scarlet Cord events can be found on the Calendar. This month these include the following events:

Wednesday 4th May  Hospes Consistory T.I. Fifth Grade

Wednesday 4th May Scarlet Cord Consistory T.I. Fourth Grade

Thursday 5th May GRAND SENATUS

Monday 16th May White Rose Consistory No 95 Proclamation