The Hampshire & Isle of Wight Provincial Grand
”The Tom Langton Fund”

The Committee of The Provincial Grand Charity – “The Tom Langton Fund” Meeting on Tuesday, 25th November 2014 considered 43 Applications from Lodges across the Province of which 41 were approved. The Grants will help numerous non-Masonic Charities supporting vulnerable people, including those with disabilities, disadvantaged children, youth organisations, local churches and associations. At this Meeting the Fund reached £634,105 in Grants since it was established in 1985 and over 1280 Charities and deserving causes have benefited as a result.
The Fund Committee meets twice a year; application forms, also showing the process and Area Charity Representative contact details may be downloaded via: Alternatively, Lodges may contact the Area Representative listed below who can advise on the application.

Summary of Grants awarded in November 2014
Lodge Name & Number Charity/Organisation Amount (£)

North Central Area
14 Lodges Winchester Cathedral Learning Centre 2000 (initial payment)
Loddon Lodge No 8223 M3 Job Club 300
Elvetham Lodge No 4013 The Pink Place 600
Elvetham Lodge No 4013 SpeakEasy Advocacy 400
Elvetham Lodge No 4013 Step by Step 500
Merdon Lodge No 5135 15th Chandlers Ford Scout Group 400
Merdon Lodge No 5135 Chandlers Ford District Scout Association 500
Vale of Itchen Lodge No 7816 Eastleigh Young Carers (£250 now, £250 May) 500

North East Area
Mercury Lodge No 4581 Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice 500
Anniversary Lodge No 8385 KC21 (Link-in-Craft) 400
Woolmer Forest Lodge No 3872 St Matthews Church 250
East Hants Masters Lodge No 9513 Artscape 300
Friendship Lodge No 928 Home-Start Butser 400

South Central Area
Sir Bevis Lodge No 5072 Romsey Opportunity Group 500

South West Area
Lodge of Hengist No 195 Langside School Diverse Abilities Plus 400
St Michaels Lodge No 3521 Cherry Tree Nursery 400
Aethelberht Lodge No 4712 Ferndown Stroke Club 250
The Elizabethan Lodge No 7262 The Lewis-Manning Hospice 600
Brockenhurst Lodge No 7040 Nalder Benevolent Fund 250
Lentune Lodge No 8743 New Forest Citizens Advice Bureau 500
Lentune Lodge No 8743 New Forest Night Stop 750
New Forest Lodge No 319 The Pennington Infant School 250
The Elizabethan Lodge No 7262 The Stable Family Trust 350
New Forest Lodge No 319 Solent Rescue 750

South East Area
Solent Lodge No 6182 Hannah’s Holiday Home 1000
Solent Lodge No 6182 Portsmouth Down Syndrome Assn (Footprints) 400
Solent Lodge No 6182 Coeliac UK SE Hants 250
Solent Lodge No 6182 Breathtakers OB Trust 250
Pilgrims Lodge No 9198 SERV (Wessex) 1000
Royal Sussex Lodge No 342 Horizon Angling Club for the Disabled 400

Solent Area
Spithead Lodge No 6719 MVS IoW Tom Peppitt (Maritime Volunteer Svc) 400
Ernest Moss Lodge No 9780 Challenge & Adventure IoW 250
Sandown Lodge No 1869 Newchurch Male Voice Choir 500
St Boniface Lodge No 8790 Isle of Wight Rainbow Club 500
St Boniface Lodge No 8790 and
Osborne Lodge No 2169 Brading Town Colts YFC 400
Medina Lodge No 35 Island Youth Water Opportunities Centre 600
Osborne Lodge No 2169 Ability Dogs 4 Young People 500
Haslar Lodge No 7234 PCC of Christ Church Gosport 250
Fareham Lodge No 8582 GAFIRS (Inshore Rescue Service) 1000
Prince of Wales Lodge No 1705 League of Friends Oaklands 500

Tom Langton Fund Area Charity Representatives 2014/15

North East Area
Aldershot W.Bro. P. McCaw, PPSGD (Pat) 01489 573764
18 Field Close, Locksheath, Hampshire SO31 6TX L4581
Alton W.Bro. P.D. Haynes, PPJGW (Paul) 07971 577997
Gable Ends, The Street, Chedburgh, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP29 4UH L8425

South Central Area
Botley W.Bro. P.T. Husbands, PPDepGReg (Phil) 023 8047 2118
13 Chaucer Road, Thornhill Park, Southampton SO19 6QR L8606
Southampton W.Bro. M.A.E. Layton, PPGStwd (Mike) 02380 326359
31 Wakefield Road, Midanbury, Southampton, Hampshire SO18 2DG L7813

South West Area
Bournemouth W.Bro. I.G. Young, PAGSuptWks (Ian) 01425 240090
8 Sunderland Drive, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 4TE L6959
New Forest W.Bro. L.M. Whitfield, PAGSuptWks (Leon) 07976 689172
‘Walfords’, Goose Green, Lyndhurst, Hampshire SO43 7DH L8012

North Central Area
Chandlers Ford W.Bro. J.E.H. Tooley Esq, PAGSwdB (Ed) 01329 516915
5 Wild Ridings, Fareham, Hampshire PO14 3BY L1990
Winchester W.Bro. L.A. Harding, PPGSuptWks (Larry) 07767 817403
‘Keri’, 21 Abbey Road, Medstead, Alton, Hampshire GU34 5PB L7612

South East Area
Cosham W.Bro. R. Shepherd, BEM, PPSGD (Roger) 02392 268417
107 Cunningham Road, Waterlooville, Hampshire PO7 5TZ L5740
Portsmouth W Bro B.D.E. James, PAGDC (Bryan) 02392 379755 56 The Dale, Widley, Waterlooville, Hampshire PO7 5DE L257 email:

Solent Area
Gosport W.Bro. S.L Frost, PPSGD (Steve) 01329 517037
32 Hunters Lodge, Fareham, Hampshire PO15 5NE L1705
Isle of Wight W.Bro. P Tautz, ProvAGDC (Peter) 02392 425523 8 Beechwood Road, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO2 9QJ L6719

Fund Secretary: W.Bro. D.H. Stagg, PPSGD (David) 01264 353392
‘Stinsford House’, 10 Burdock Close, Goodworth Clatford, Andover, L8166
Hampshire SP11 7RS