'Home of Freemasonry, Croydon'

Meet the team

At Croydon & District Masonic Halls we are proud to employ over 35 people who are the most enthusiastic and dedicated individuals. We are all passionate about the centre and want to provide a high quality service, from the Board of Directors, to our Managers, Chefs and valued Service Executives, everyone is responsible for the continued success of Croydon & District Masonic Halls.

We are all here to help and support you when you visit the centre and to provide a good standard of service for masonic and non-masonic events. if you would like to know more about non-masonic events go to www.thefestivalsuite.com/

Here you'll learn about the people that make Croydon & District Masonic Halls unique.

If you want to know where we're located or the type of events we cater for, just carry on reading below...

Gary Billington

Chairman

gary.billington@cdmhplc.co.uk

David Candeland

Managing Director

david.candeland@cdmhplc.co.uk

Richard Fielding

Company Secretary

Bill Harris

Director of Building

Barry Payne

Director

Ifan Lloyd

Financial Director

Amanda O’Reilly

Manager

info@cdmhplc.co.uk

Julie Cormack

Manager

info@cdmhplc.co.uk

Dennis Willis

Head Chef

Esther Shoduri

Head Waitress

Jason McHugh

Chef

Want to know more about Freemasonry or join? Continue reading below for more details!

About CDMH

Welcome to the official website of Croydon & District Masonic Halls the home of Freemasonry in Croydon. On behalf of the Chairman, Directors and Members, we extend a warm welcome to our website which we hope you will find fascinating and enlightening. We hope it provides you with a greater insight into our involvement within the community and the many activities both masonic and non-masonic which are frequently enjoyed by so many different people.

Freemasonry can trace its origins to the local fraternities of Stonemasons. It’s one of the world’s oldest and largest non-religious, non-political and charitable organisations. The degrees of Freemasonry retain the three grades of medieval craft guilds, those of Apprentice, Fellowcraft and Master Mason. There are additional degrees, which vary with locality and jurisdiction, and are usually administered by different bodies than the craft degrees.Members are expected to be of high moral standing and are encouraged to speak openly about Freemasonry.

Freemasonry means different things to each member that joins. For some, it’s about the charitable aspect of the organisation and the making of new friends and acquaintances. But for most, it is an enjoyable hobby. It instils in its member’s the moral and ethical approach to life: its values are based on integrity, kindness, honesty and fairness. Members are urged to regard the interests of the family as paramount but, importantly, Freemasonry also teaches concern for people, care for the less fortunate and help for those in need.

Upcoming events

News

Thursday 30th November 2017

New Phone System

Great install by Acuity, thank you for all your work.

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Tuesday 31st October 2017

New Till system installed

New till system installed by Addwells, very impressed with their service.

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Friday 13th October 2017

Staff Required

Staff Required

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Monday 25th September 2017

New waitering staff required

New waitering staff required

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Wednesday 5th April 2017

Environmental Health Officer visit to CDMH

Unannounced Environmental Health Officer visit to CDMH. The score is: 5 Stars!

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Wednesday 18th January 2017

Bar Staff Required

Do you or do you know anyone that would like to join our team?

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Monday 31st October 2016

New Sound System in The Wheeler Temple

Try out our new sound system in the Wheeler

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