The Court of King Constantine No 70: Installation 2015

King Constantine March 2015The Court of King Constantine No. 70 in the Province of Northumbria held their Installation meeting at their usual assembly venue of The Lawson Masonic Hall, Brampton, Cumbria, on Saturday 21st March 2015.


The Provincial Grand Master, RW Bro. Thomas William David Railson was represented on this occasion by the Provincial Grand Secretary, WBro. Alan Reece, PJGD.


The incoming Master, Bro. Walter Simpson expressed his great pride and pleasure at being installed as Worshipful Master. The ceremony progressed very smoothly using the new ritual, to the great delight of all involved.


WBro. Simpson then presented a very interesting talk entitled ‘Creating Interest’, which was written by RWBro. Edward L. Bennett, Grand Sec. of the GL of Washington. This and other presentations/talks are available to download from the member’s area of the Masonic Order of Athelstan website. Members whom wish to visit the website are reminded that they will need their unique number from their Grand Court Certificate in order to register for access to the members area.


A new applicant was successfully balloted for, followed by the presentation of a Grand Court Certificate by the Deputy Provincial Grand Master, WBro. Edward Casey, KSM, PGBannerB.


Members and visitors then retired to the dining room for an excellent meal of chicken soup, steak pie with veg., and dessert.


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