A first degree ceremony under the Scottish rite was enacted when Lodge of Hope 6954 held their latest meeting at Altrincham on Friday 24th November.
Brethren from Lodge Edinburgh St Andrew no 48 (Scottish Constitution) journeyed south of the border to perform an excellent demonstration of the Scottish First degree ceremony.

Members of Lodge of Hope together with their Scottish guests and APGM Adrian Davies

The Scottish brethren were led by Bro Ralph Shaw the Right Worshipful Master of Lodge Edinburgh St Andrew and amongst the guests attending the demonstration was our own APGM WBro Adrian Davies. Lodge of Hope 6954 meets at Clay Lane, Altrincham on the fourth Friday in September, October, November, January, February (installation), March and April. For further information contact the Secretary, John Bradshaw email jbrad29@btinternet.com.

APGM for Area 3 WBro Adrian Davies, WBro Keith Booth (Acting WM) and Bro Ralph Shaw, the RWM of Lodge Edinburgh St Andrew.

The lodge of Edinburgh St Andrew are already planning a possible return visit in November 2018 when they plan to enact the spectacular Scottish 3rd Degree so watch this space!