Following the article summarising our annual meeting on 4th November, Chris Denley, District Grand Recorder, has received numerous responses from our visitors from other Districts. Congratulations throughout responses are congratulations to Peter Stokes on his appointment as District PCW, and to the new DCs team, so well done to David Ursell. From the District of […]
The Warwickshire District Royal & Select Masters held their annual meeting at Arnold House, Rugby Masonic Centre.
Edgbaston Council’s October meeting witnessed a splendid display of how to conduct the Royal Master and Super Excellent Master Ceremonies.
Tuesday 3rd October saw the Grand Temple at Great Queen Street packed with over 800 members of the Order of Royal and Select Masters, literally from all over the world. This has been described as a ‘Once in a Generation Celebration of Cryptic Freemasonry’ – the 150th (Sesquicentenary) of the formation of the R&SM Grand Council.
The October meeting of Wretham Council saw the very well attended Installation of Comp Kevin Spencer as Thrice Illustrious Master.
The last Vesey Council meeting of 2023 took place on 30th August, when Thrice Illustrious Master NTM organised and delegated a very enjoyable meeting with Royal Master and Most Excellent Master ceremonies and the elections for 2024.
The Warwickshire District Sunday Lunch has been a firm favourite with Companions and their families since its inception by Past District Grand Master David Rawlins. It is held towards the end of September, and often enjoys good weather to appreciate the surrounding countryside.
Victoria Council have been meeting in Leamington Spa for the past 26 years, but sadly due to bereavements, resignations and also the pandemic, have held their final meeting on Friday 28th July.
After completing his year as Thrice Illustrious Master of St Martin’s Council, Ill Comp Eric Rymer installed Ill Comp David Ore as his successor in a short but expertly conducted ceremony. Ill Comp David, having been Thrice Illustrious Master for the Phipps Dorman Council on two separate occasions, was inducted into the chair in fine form.
At Vesey Council’s July meeting, attended by the District Grand Master and other District Officers, the Select degree was conferred on W Bro Neil Harrison by Deputy Master David Evans, with the history of the degree being delivered by past District Grand Master David Rawlins.