Rotary Speaker Meeting: Paul Leadbeater

Jan 13, 2021 | Community Announcements

Event Date:
14th January 2021 @ 6:30pm

Chipping Campden Rotary are holding their first speaker meeting event of the year online.  They have invited Paul Leadbeater who will give a talk on Freemasonry.

Paul, as a former detective, and skilled trainer has extensive experience in security with particular specialisms in pre- employment screening, vetting and conducting internal investigations and has been utilising investigative interview skills for over 40 years.

As Director of Internal Security for a multi-national company within the fields of security, outsourcing and custodial care Paul was responsible for advising on training and managing all pre-employment screening, vetting, document verification, data protection, information security, freedom of information and internal security matters.

Paul is now a consultant and uses his experience, expertise and professional qualifications to advise organisations and deliver workshops in the UK and Europe on areas including: pre-employment screening & vetting, document verification, data protection and conducting investigations in the workplace.

Paul is a director of Passport Proven an online identity document validation tool.

Paul has been a Freemason for 40 years having been initiated into Unity Lodge in his home town of Huddersfield.  He moved into this area in 1999 and joined Chipping Campden Lodge in 2000.  He has been the Worshipful Master on three occasions and is currently the Director of Ceremonies a position he has held for the last 6 years.

Speaker Topic: Freemasonry

  • What is it?
  • Do you have a secret handshake?
  • What is the history of Freemasonry?
  • Why is it perceived to be so secretive?
  • What is the National International & Regional Structure?
  • What is the history of Chipping Campden Lodge?
  • What about charity – it just looks after its own doesn’t it?

If you’re interested in attending this event, please email Drewe Lacey: [email protected]

You can visit the Chipping Campden Lodge website at

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