Grand Assembly of Royal Ark Mariner – 12th December 2017
L to r: RWBro. George Bonham, GMRAC, PPrGM, WBro. Mick Pescod, RAMGR, RWBro.Bob Stokes, RAMGR, PrGM, WBro. Richard Bedells, RAMGR, PrGDC, WBro. David Balmer, PrDGDC, WBro. Tony Greene, RAMGR, PrGTreas and WBro Brian Elliott, RAMGR, DepPrGM
At the Annual Assembly of Royal Ark Mariner held at Gt Queen Street on the 12th December, the Pro Grand Master, MWBro. Raymond John Smith invested 159 brethren of the Order with Royal Ark Mariner Grand Rank. A small band of Northamptonshire & Huntingdonshire brethren attended in support of WBro. Mick Pescod, of Earl of Euston RAM Lodge, who received RAMGR. Mick had travelled back from his holiday retreat in Tenerife the night before specially to receive his appointment and returned the following day. Also appointed were WBro. Brian Bell, PrGChStwd of Graftonian RAM Lodge and WBro. Robin Vergette of Powys RAM Lodge who were not present, Brian being unwell.
Following the meeting the group dined in the Connaught Rooms and enjoyed a convivial evening together.
Sincerely & Fraternally,
Brian Elliott DPGM
Mark Province of Northamptonshire & Huntingdonshire