Dear Brethren

mcf festival dinner 2023I am sure that you will recall from reading the last issue of 'Parallel Lines' that W.Bro. Rick Wakeman has agreed to entertain us at the celebration banquet to mark the end of the 2023 Festival when we will also reveal what the hard work of the Brethren of this Province has raised. In the company of senior brethren of our Fraternity and executives of the MCF, it will also be our opportunity to thank and acknowledge the hard work and support of R.W.Bro. Ian Kingsbury whose term of Office as our Provincial Grand Master will be drawing to a close around that time.

The Brethren and their Partners are invited to join us all on:

Friday 3rd March 2023 at Sandy Park Banqueting and Conference Centre (the home of Exeter Chiefs RFU) Sandy Park Way, Exeter EX2 7NN

Time: 7:00pm (Venue open from 6pm) Dress Code: 'Black Tie’

Four course dinner plus entertainment from Rick Wakeman CBE

Ticket price: £59.50 each

I am delighted to inform you that tickets for what promises to be a truly fantastic evening are now available. Further details of the event and how to book are available at and on the attached leaflet for the booking and payment website.

Tickets are obviously limited to the capacity of the venue and I would urge everyone to ‘book early to avoid disappointment’ as tickets are selling fast!

If there are any further enquiries regarding your booking, then please first contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Book now to avoid disappointment!

With fraternal regards

W.Bro. Craig Cox PSGD
Assistant Provincial Grand Master and Event Committee Chairman.