APGM W Bro Clifford Sturt PGStB together with a delegation of Provincial Grand Officers visited Roentgen Portal Lodge No 1767 on Thursday 8th June 2017. In an action packed meeting, brilliantly choreographed by the DC W Bro Dr Andrew Green and the two Deacons, Bro Ian Clark and VW Bro Vincent Driver, no less that fifteen brethren were advanced into Mark Masonry.
The ceremony was conducted by the WM W Bro Brian Calcutt with contributions from W Bro Dr Andrew Green and W Bro Ray Bodell. All the new brethren had been proposed by Bro Mahir Kilic the Junior Overseer, and some were from Lodges under the jurisdiction of the Grand Lodge of Turkey.
The Lodge was joined at the Festive Board the DPGM W Bro Tom Quinn, APGM W Bro Henry Hobson and members of Pro Minimis Mark and RAM Lodges No 1160. Pro Minimis RAM Lodge had just elevated a candidate, Bro Simon French. The Pro Minimis members were warmly received by the brethren of Roentgen Portal Lodge.
Reporting by Christopher Stewart