Our fraternity has a wonderful history, which dates back more than three centuries.

It is one of the world's oldest secular fraternities, a society of men concerned with moral and spiritual values.

Founded on the three great principles of Brotherly Love, Relief and Truth, it aims to bring together men of goodwill, regardless of background and differences.

People might think that to become a Freemason is quite difficult. It's actually straightforward.

It is usual for candidates to be "mature men of 21 years and over", but in some circumstances candidates between the ages of 18 and 21 can be admitted.

The United Grand Lodge of England Alfred Lodge Province of Yorkshire, West Riding