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Owing to a re location, the Pro Grand Master of the Mark Degree, Most Worshipful Brother Raymond Smith has indicated his wish to retire, and as a result will stand down at the September communication of Grand Mark Lodge.



In consequence of this news, the Most Worshipful Grand Master has been pleased to make the following appointments:


As Pro Grand Master – _R.W.Bro. John Herbert Prizeman, Dep.G.M.


As Deputy Grand Master – _R.W.Bro. Francis Charles Spencer, Asst.G.M.


And as Assistant Grand Master – _R.W.Bro. Prof. Denovan Keith Wilson, Prov.G.M. for Durham


All of the above will be invested on the 13th September by the Grand Master.


Denny is obviously very proud and delighted to accept this very prestigious appointment and will stand down as Provincial Grand Master of Durham at midnight on the 12th September leaving David Hanson as the Deputy Provincial Grand Master in Charge.


“This is wonderful news for the Province of Durham, Denny is respected by all and we wish him all the best in his new role. Mark Masonry is strong in Durham as a result of his commitment and drive and it’s wonderful that he now has the opportunity to do this on a national level. He has the full support from our Craft Executive, and we wish him good health to enjoy his new role.”   –   John Thompson Provincial Grand Master



Good Luck Denny and many congratulations from all Durham Freemasons.

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