On Wednesday 4th March Substitute Provincial Grand Master Brother Gordon McD Heggie Attended Lodge Anima No.1223 Accompanied by Group 7 for the annual visit of Provincial Grand Lodge Of Glasgow. After the official business was concluded Substitute Provincial Grand Master Brother Gordon presented Distinguished Service Certificates to 3 Brethren.
Brother Bryan Malcom Ferguson P.M.
Brother Bryan was Initiated into Lodge Kings Park No.1386 on the 5th September 1977 and Master of the lodge in 1984/85 and 1989/90. Brother Bryan then affiliated to Lodge Anima No.1223 on the 26th March 1991 after Lodge Kings Park's transition to a lodge of research in 1991 and was master of Lodge Anima in 2001/2002 and 2002/2003. Bryan despite being partially blind can still be seen around the province, regularly visiting other lodges.
Brother Ian David Brockett P.M.
Brother Ian was initiated into Lodge Anima on the 27th March 1979, Passed on the 24th April, Raised on 12th June 1979, Brother Brocket has continualy held office in the lodge since 1979 without exception and is continually involved in ceremonial work since then. Brother Ian was Master of the lodge in 1983/84, 1991/92 and 2016/17, His 40yrs service and commitment to the craft and the lodge is worthy of this recognition.
Brother Daniel Curle
Brother Danny was initiated into Lodge Anima on the 22nd May 1979, Passed on the 10th October 1979 and Raised on the 26th February 1980. Brother Danny again has held office in the lodge since being initiated. Brother Danny was Master of the Lodge in 1987/88 and 1993/1994. He is currently Substitute Master of the lodge and thoroughly deserves this recognition.
Provincial Grand Lodge congratulates all 3 brethren and sends best wishes for the future.