Reigning Masters Sparkle at The Pollokshaws RA Lodge No.153

The annual Reigning Masters Degree at The Pollokshaws Royal Arch Lodge No.153 on Tuesday, 29th May, attracted a packed hall of more than 60 Brethren.

After opening and constituting his lodge, RWM of The Pollokshaws Royal Arch Lodge, Bro. Bobby Craig, welcomed a Deputation from PGRLE headed by SPGM Bro. Chris Kerr.

The RWM then welcomed the Deputation of Reigning Masters – resplendent with their glittering chains of office – and headed by Bro. Pat Kelly, RWM of Lodge Rutherglen Royal Arch No 116.

The RWMs continued to sparkle as they conferred an exemplary FC degree on candidate for the evening Bro.Nicky Hynd, RWM of Lodge Union & Crown No.307.

Roles covered by the RWMs were as follows: Conferring Master Charlie Hamilton, Lodge Nitshill No. 1478; SW John Howarth, Lodge Newton Mearns No.1706; JW Evans Reid, Lodge Randolph No.1434; Conductor Alex McAleer, Lodge Sir George Cathcart No.617; Signs and Secrets Sandy Balmer, Lodge St Christopher No.1453; Tools Bobby Craig 153; Charge Ian Brenchley, Lodge Thistle & Crown 1167; Tracing Board Terry Robinson, Lodge Thorntree No.512 and Obligation Pat Kelly 116.

SPGM Bro. Chris Kerr congratulated Lodge Pollokshaws RA for organising the evening and the RWMs for their excellent work.

The evening concluded with a fine Harmony and raffle.

Photograph supplied by Bro. Terry Robinson.