On November 6th 2018, Right Worshipful Master Brother Derek Irvine of Lodge Bannockburn Bruce and Thistle No 312 had the pleasure to head a deputation into Lodge Ancient Stirling No 30 to witness Right Worshipful Master Brother Thomas Ballingham's last meeting as Right Worshipful Master.
After an excellent degree Right Worshipful Master Brother Derek Irvine claimed the travelling gavel on behalf of Lodge Bannockburn and congratulated Right Worshipful Master Brother Thomas Ballingham on his year in the chair.
Thanks to everyone who attended on the evening.
Therefore the Travelling Gavel is now at Lodge Bannockburn
Next meeting of Lodge Bannockburn Bruce and Thistle No 312 is on Thursday 8th November 2018.
Pictured above is RWM Bro Brother Derek Irvine receiving the Gavel from RWM Bro Thomas Ballingham.
Visit to 76
Monday 8th October RWM Bro Derek Irvine had the pleasure to head a large deputation into Lodge Stirling royal arch no 76 to confer the FC degree on one candidate, the evening was made more special as PM Bro Gerrard Dawson was made an Honoury member of lodge 76 , thanks to everyone who came along to support the two lodges
And Last night 11th October Lodge Bannockburn were on their travels again, RWM Bro Derek Irvine had the pleasure to head a deputation into Lodge Blairhoyle 792 to witness an EA degree, Thanks to RWM Bro Sam Harris for the warmth of the welcome and congratulations on an excellent degree , thanks to everyone who came along to support the lodge
Visit to AS 30 and Travelling Gavel
Last night 4th September, RWM Bro Derek Irvine had the pleasure to head a large deputation into Lodge Ancient Stirling no 30 to witness RWM BroThomas Ballingham and his office bearers confer a MM degree , after an excellent degree RWM Bro Derek Irvine and his deputation were presented with the travelling gavel , also present in the deputation was RWM Bro Dave Stewart Lodge Abercromby 531 , It was great to see PM John A Davidson in attendance as it was PM Davidson who introduced the travelling gavel to the province.
Caldercruix St John 1314 visit
Lodge Bannockburn bruce and thistle had the pleasure last night July 3rd to visit lodge Caldercruix st john 1314 , their RWM Pringle Johnstone welcomed our deputation of 50 brethren into the lodge to carry out an EA degree , our deputation was further enhanced by 4 reigning masters and brethren from sister lodges , the degree was carried out in an excellent manner and was great to see Past Masters and Honoury members assist in the degree work , a great evening was had by all and an excellent harmony afterwards,
RWM Bro Derek Irvine would like to thank all who attended on the evening to support both lodges
Tulliallan 598 Honorary Members
Ancient 30 Visit and Travelling Gavel
Tuesday 20th February RWM Bro Derek Irvine headed a deputation of 10 Brethren into Lodge Ancient Stirling no 30 to witness Lodge Abercromby 531 confer the second or FC degree. The deputation was further enhanced by 8 brethren from lodge Dolphin 911 Inc their RWM Bro William Stewart Jeffray , The degree was carried out to a very high standard by RWM Bro Dave Stewart and his degree team at the conclusion of which RWM Bro Thomas Ballingham presented the travelling gavel to RWM Bro Derek Irvine , a great evening was had by all in attendance and the RWM would like to thank all the brethren who came along to support the lodge
RWM Bro Derek Irvine