On Friday 12 November 2021, a deputation from the Provincial Grand of Glasgow, headed by Substitute Provincial Grand Master Bro William Newlands, accompanied by Substitute Provincial Grand Master Brother Richard Anderson , Assistant Provincial Grand Director of Ceremonies  Bro Malcom Murray and Bible Bearer Edward A’Hara  attended the Bridgeton and Glasgow Shamrock and Thistle  Lodge no 275 where a 60 year diploma was presented to Brother William Gorrie MM. The deputation was warmly received by IPM Brother John Hutchison and SPGM Newlands also presented Brother Gorrie with a commemorative Masonic bible on behalf of the lodge. Thereafter a talk on the contempories of Robert Burns was given by IPM John Hutchison and the deputation enjoyed some fine harmony with the brethren.william gorrie