Provincial Grand Master
At the regular meeting of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Northumbria held at Shiremoor on 6th June 2011, R W Bro. David Melvin was installed as Provincial Grand Master by Sir Archibald Donald Orr-Ewing Bart, Deputy Grand Master and Governor of the Order. He was assisted by Bro. C. Martin McGibbon, Grand Secretary and Bro. Ewan Rutherford, Grand Marischal who directed the ceremony and supervised the installation of Office Bearers for 2011-2012.
This marks the retirement of R W Bro. Thomas Tait who was Provincial Grand Master from 2001-2011. The brethren wish him a happy and well earned retirement.