September 2014

September News
Reserve Forces Lodge will be starting the new Masonic Season for 2014/2015 with the Installation Meeting on 1st October 2014 at 1830, when the Provincial Grand Master will be represented by W Bro Nigel Clothier PAGDC. The coach for this night will be held at Fern Avenue at 1730 on 25th September.

Reserve Forces Lodge is pleased to learn that at the Annual Meeting of Provincial Grand Lodge on 27th November 2014 our Treasurer, W Bro George Watson, is to be promoted to the rank of PProvSGD. Many congratulations George, where we hope quite a number of Brethren will be there to see you receive your new rank.

Installation of V W Bro. John James Craigs
as Provincial Grand Master of Northumberland

At a special meeting of Provincial Grand Lodge which took place on Wednesday 3rd September 2014 at Newcastle Racecourse V W Bro John James Craigs PGSwdB was installed as the Provincial Grand Master of Northumberland by the Pro Grand Master, Peter Geoffrey Lowndes and his Team from London.

Amongst the Team members were Grand Secretary, Nigel Brown, Grand Director of Ceremonies, Oliver Lodge TD, 3 Deputy Grand Directors of Ceremonies and the Grand Tyler, Malcolm Brooks.

W Bro Mackereth, W Bro Heron, W Bro A Watson and W Bro Wady attended the Ceremony on behalf of the Lodge.