Wednesday 25thApril 2018 proved to be a very special evening at St Ivo Lodge of Mark Master Masons No 607.
The Provincial Grand Master; RWBro Robert Andrew Stokes presented VWBro Fredrick Victor Bashford (Vic) with a Golden Jubilee Certificate to mark his fifty years as a Mark Master Mason.
RWBro Stokes spoke fondly about VWBro Bashford’s long and distinguished career in the RAF followed by his outstanding dedication to the Mark Degree in this Province.
VWBro Bashford reminisced over the last ninety seven years of his life including his experience in the very first Artic Convoy for which he was recently recognised, Vic summed it up by saying that convoy was an unforgettable part of his life.
This special occasion was a Team Visit and the Provincial Grand Master was amply supported by numerous Grand & Acting Provincial Officers on this most enjoyable evening, forty six brethren were in attendance.
WBro F E Margot, PPGJW, Secretary