Yet Another Busy Meeting of the Pride of Surrey Council

In September the Pride of Surrey Council No. 168 was honoured by a visit from the District Grand Master, R.Ill.Comp. Arnold Long, and some of the Provincial Officers of the year.

Yet Another Busy Meeting of the Pride of Surrey Council

After the regular business of the Council as Council of Royal Masters was opened and Comps. Tim Ford and Steve Jones were honoured as Royal Masters by the T.I.M. Ill.Comp. Alan Boniface and his Officers.

The Council of Royal Masters was then closed and a Lodge of Most Excellent Masters was opened. Comps. Tim Ford and Steve Jones were Received and Acknowledged as Most Excellent Masters.

Following the ceremonies, the R.Ill. District Grand Master was pleased to present Certificates to Comps David Thompson, Leslie Grout and Steve Rowlands for being Anointed as Thrice Illustrious Masters in the Order of the Silver Trowel.

Yet Another Busy Meeting of the Pride of Surrey Council

He then presented Comps. Richard Veness and Chris Eley with their Grand Council Certificates.

Yet Another Busy Meeting of the Pride of Surrey Council

After photographs and a few well earned drinks in the bar, the Companions of the Pride of Surrey Council and their guests sat down to a most enjoyable festive board at the Sutton Masonic Hall.

Article and photographs by Chris Eley (click on the photographs to see a larger image)


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