Warwickshire Rulers and Officers

Shown below, are the Warwickshire Rulers and a selection of Provincial Officers, headed by E.Comp. Philip L. Hall, Most Excellent Grand Superintendent.

Click on a photo to find out more about the Warwickshire Provincial Chapter team, together with their Masonic CVs.

Introducing the Team

E.Comp. Philip L. Hall, Grand Superintendent

E.Comp. Philip L. Hall, Grand Superintendent

E.Comp. Philip L. Hall

Grand Superintendent

Educated at Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School, Sutton Coldfield. Married to Julie with two sons.

Managing Director, a Fellow of the National Association of Estate Agents. Member of the National Advisory Council for the Guild of Professional Estate Agents.

Other Interests: Golf (occasional and badly!). Walking and rambling with our dog. Playing clarinet and singing (personal enjoyment only, so no requests!). Photography, live theatre, musicals, concerts and cinema. Gardening and helping on my wife’s organic vegetable plot (if only to get ingredients for wine-making). Spending time with my family.

Craft: Lodge of St. Blaise No 6113, Warwickshire Installed Masters’ No 4538, Warwickshire Provincial Grand Director of Ceremonies Lodge No 9620, Stanley Lates Lodge No 9683, St Georges and Cornerstone Lodge No 5.

Provincial Grand Lodge of Warwickshire: Prov A.G.D.C., P.Prov J.G.D., Prov.Dep.G.D.C., Prov.G.D.C., Asst.Prov.G.M.

UGLE: A.G.D.C., P.A.G.D.C., Dep.G.D.C., P.Dep.G.D.C.

Holy Royal Arch Chapter: Loyal Traveller’s Chapter No 2733, Warwickshire First Principals Chapter 4538, Peace and Harmony Chapter No 3929.

Warwickshire Provincial Grand Chapter: P.Prov.G.Reg.

Supreme Grand Chapter of England: - Dep.G.D.C., P.Dep.G.D.C., MEGS – August 2016.

Other Masonry: Vesey St Christopher’s Lodge of Mark Master Masons No 757.

E.Comp. Phil Gough, Deputy Grand Superintendent

E.Comp. Phil Gough, Deputy Grand Superintendent

E.Comp. Phil Gough

Deputy Grand Superintendent

Past Grand Standard Bearer

Educated at George Dixon Grammar School, Birmingham

A retired Police Superintendent. Married to Jane with I child.

My hobbies include bridge, chess and walking the dog!

Craft Membership, P.A.G.D.C. Initiated 1984. Former Asst Secretary in Warwickshire Craft (also acting offices as A.D.C., Deputy Registrar and Sword Bearer).

Royal Arch Membership, P.G.St.B Exalted 1986. P.Prov.G.S.E. in Warwickshire Royal Arch.

Justice of the Peace Birmingham and Solihull.

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E.Comp. Paul J. Wheeler, Second Provincial Grand Principal

E.Comp. Paul J. Wheeler, Second Provincial Grand Principal

E.Comp. Paul J. Wheeler

Second Provincial Grand Principal

A retired history teacher married 43 years to wife Jill, with 1 daughter.

Educated at Dudley Grammar School in West Midlands. Teacher trained at Shenstone College BEd in history and educational psychology and sociology from Birmingham University. PgDip in educational management from Worcester University. CertEd as a qualified teacher.

My hobbies include being an allotment gardener, and the Droitwich Historical Society

Craft membership, P.Prov.J.G.W.

Royal Arch membership, P.G.Swd.B.

Other Masonic activities, served as Prov.A.G. Chaplain. Member of 4 other Orders

E.Comp. David G. Evans, Third Provincial Grand Principal

E.Comp. David G. Evans, Third Provincial Grand Principal

E.Comp. David G. Evans

Third Provincial Grand Principal

Educated at King Edward VI Grammar School Lichfield. A Chartered Accountant.

Hobbies include golf, trekking and keeping fit. I also enjoy reading and wildlife.

Craft: P.Pr.J.G.W.

Royal Arch: P.G.St.B., Provincial Grand Treasurer of Warwickshire for six years.

Other Masonic interests: I have held active offices in Mark, Royal and Select Masters, treasurer of the Warwickshire Mark Benevolent Fund, treasurer of four other units.

E.Comp. David R. Graham, Provincial Grand Scribe E.

E.Comp. David R. Graham, Prov. Grand Scribe E.

E.Comp. David R. Graham

Provincial Grand Scribe E.

Educated at Lawrence Sheriff Grammar School, Rugby.

A Company Director / Shareholder. Married to Pauline with 2 children.

My hobbies include playing in a Championship Brass Band, walking, and watching rugby.

Craft Membership: P.Prov.S.G.D. Dunsmore Lodge 6442, Warwickshire Installed Masters Lodge 4538.

Royal Arch Membership: P.Prov.A.G.tSoj, Chapter of Rectitude 502, Warwickshire Installed First Principals Chapter 4538, Peace & Harmony Chapter 3929.

Other Masonic Orders, Holy Grail Chapter No. 389 Rose Croix

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E.Comp. David G. Richardson Provincial Grand S.N.

E.Comp. David G. Richardson, Prov.G.S.N.

E.Comp. Gary D. Richardson

Prov. G.S.N

Retired, having been Business Relationship Manager at Warwickshire College. Before that, he was Sales Manager and Senior Designer for Pasquil Timber Engineering in Cheshire. He is married to Jeanette, who is known as Sandra, and they have two sons, the younger of whom is a Craft and Royal Arch Mason.

His hobbies include vintage and classic cars and clay pigeon shooting. He also enjoys travel and motor sport. David is a Member of the Morgan Three Wheeler Club and the Morgan Sports Car Club and owns a 1936 Morgan Vee Twin Super Sports and a Morgan Plus 4.

Craft membership: P.Prov.J.G.W.

Royal Arch Membership: Prov G.S.N.

E.Comp. Nigel J. Hawkins,  Provincial Grand Treasurer.

E.Comp. Nigel J. Hawkins, Provincial Grand Treasurer

E.Comp. Nigel J. Hawkins

Provincial Grand Treasurer

Apollo Chapter No 301 which he joined in 2009 he is also a member of Chapter of Charity No 1551 where he was exalted in 2001.

He was appointed as Provincial Grand Treasurer in 2013 and currently continues to serve the Province in that office.

E.Comp. Fred Ditchfield, Provincial Grand Charity Steward.

E.Comp. Fred Ditchfield, Prov. Grand Charity Steward

E.Comp. Fred Ditchfield

Prov. Grand Charity Steward

Further details to follow.

E.Comp. David C. Mander, Provincial Grand Almoner.

E.Comp. David C. Mander, Provincial Grand Almoner

E.Comp. David C. Mander

Provincial Grand Almoner

St Michael's No.1630.

Solicitor, Married to Elizabeth (Libby) with 2 sons and 1 daughter. Educated Coventry Preparatory School. Wrekin College (Salop) Birmingham University.

My hobbies include: Consultancy in Charity law semi-retired. Trustee and Chairman of non-Masonic charities. Music, Golf, Sharing running of our smallholding. Interests include History, the Arts (In addition to Hobbies as above).

Former member of the Court of the University of Warwick.

Chairman Coventry Diocesan Trustees 1985-2017.

Freeman of the City of Coventry.

Trustee and Secretary of Prov G Chapter Wks. Benevolent Fund. Lodge RA rep.

Craft Member: Highest rank P.Prov.G.Swd.B. (Warwickshire) P.Prov.G.Supt.Wks. (Shropshire).

RA Membership: Highest rank Prov.G.S.N. (Active) previously Prov.Asst.Soj (Active) Now Prov.G.Alm.

E.Comp. John D. Harris, Prov. G. Registrar

E.Comp. John D. Harris, Prov. Grand Registrar

E.Comp. John D. Harris

Provincial Grand Registrar

Full details to follow.

E.Comp. David J. Shakeshaft, Provincial Grand D.C.

E.Comp. David J. Shakeshaft, Provincial Grand D.C.

E.Comp. David J. Shakeshaft

Provincial Grand D.C.

A Chartered Quantity Surveyor. Married to Sharon with 2 children. My hobbies include Sailing, surfing, ski-ing occasional shooting, occasional golf, DIY, PADI diving certificate

Other interests: I Sailed Atlantic in the ARC yacht race Nov/Dec 14, Chairman of Market Bosworth RFC

Craft Membership PAGDC Stivichall Lodge 5799, Warwickshire Installed Masters Lodge 4538, Founder designate new Collegiate Lodge

Royal Arch Membership PGStB Stivichall Chapter 5799, Warwickshire Installed First Principals Chapter 4538, Linwood Chapter 9632 (hon) Grosvenor Chapter 938.

Educated at King Henry VIII School Coventry. BSc Quantity Surveying and Construction Economics – Salford. Post Graduate Diploma Business Management - Loughborough

E.Comp. Gary D. Evans, Prov. Asst. Grand Scribe E.

E.Comp. Gary D. Evans, Prov. Asst. Grand Scribe E.

E.Comp. Gary D. Evans

Prov. Asst. Grand Scribe E.

Further details to follow.

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