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At the Installation meeting of the Lodge of Concord , who meet at Queen Street in Sunderland, the Assistant Provincial Grand Master, Craig Steele attended as the representative of the Provincial Grand Master. After being welcomed into the lodge by John Cox, the outgoing Master, Craig witnessed an exemplary Installation by John Cox and a number of the past masters of the lodge. On the second rising Craig had the privilege of presenting the new master of the lodge, Michael Scouler, with the lodge’s Gold festival award. Whilst on his feet, Craig also took the opportunity to call upon the lodge Charity Steward, David Dorward, to receive the Gold pin badge.


At the festive board, Craig congratulated the members of the Lodge of Concord on their achievement and also remarking on the fact of the number of young master masons in attendance that evening. Craig went on to say ‘’the Lodge certainly has a bright future’’.


The usual ‘Queen Street’ festivities continued throughout the evening with a host of toasts and responses associated with the Installation leading to a nice touch at the end of the night, with the new master, Michael Scouler , presenting Craig Steele and his DC, Richard Vipond, with a bouquet  of flowers each, to take home for their wives.

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