John Installed as First Principal of Stewards

The Most Excellent Grand Superintendent John Lionel Keeble

At a very well attended meeting of the Buckinghamshire Provincial Grand Stewards Chapter, which was held at the Beaconsfield Masonic Centre, on Tuesday 18th of April. After the chapter had opened, there was a report, it was the arrival of the “Travelling Altar of Companionship”, which was then presented to the chapter by a visiting team of companions from the Buckinghamshire First Principals Chapter, this is a new Provincial initiative to increase visiting between chapters and the further enjoyment of companionship. The Travelling Altar of Companionship will be escorted by the companions of Buckinghamshire Provincial Grand Stewards Chapter in a few weeks time to Watling Street Chapter, meeting at St Giles Parish Room, Stony Stratford on Friday the 12th of May 2017.

The Most Excellent Grand Superintendent John Lionel Keeble was installed as First Principal of the Chapter. E Comp Geoff Bakewell as Second Principal, Comp Stephen Smirthwaite as Third Principal. The installation ceremony was led by E Comp Kevin Williams in fine style.

The Companions received a talk by E Comp John Robert Power ProvGJ “The Ties That Bind Us” which was well received see above Tab  “Resources”  sub tab “Talks / Lectures / Readings”

All who attended the meeting appreciated the work carried out and the joy of the occasion, followed by a superb festive board.