From the office of the Provincial Grand Secretary.
WBro John Christopher Hutton PSGD, Assistant Provincial Grand Master
has intimated to the Provincial Grand Master of his desire to retire from office at the meeting of Provincial Grand Lodge on 10 May 2017.
The Province has benefited greatly from the substantial contribution made by WBro Hutton during his many years in high office, both in the Craft and the Royal Arch and the Provincial Grand Master is deeply grateful for his dedication and commitment over this long period and wishes him well in his retirement.
WBro Hutton will be succeeded on that day as Assistant Provincial Grand Master by:
WBro David John Walmsley PAGDC
WBro Walmsley’s particular responsibility will be for the Eccles and District Group and the South Eastern Group.
As a consequence of this appointment, WBro Walmsley will retire as Chairman of the Eccles and District Group and will be succeeded by:
WBro Stuart Sutherland Boyd PPrGSuptWks
who will retire as vice chairman of that group and will be succeeded by:
WBro Patrick Joseph Walsh PPrGSuptWks