East Kent Provincial 2013 News

Essay Winner Presentation

Essay winner with a distinguished groupThe Provincial Grand Master and his Deputy with, from left to right: WBros John Craig, John Burgess, John Power and Wayne Spring. 

The winner of the 2013 Essay Competition was announced by the Provincial Grand Master at the annual meeting in April. WBro Wayne Spring, of the Beacon Court Lodge No 1967, was praised for his excellent essay entitled: 'The Three Great Lights'. This was a very special occasion for Wayne as he was also appointed as a Provincial Grand Steward.

As is the custom for the winner of this competition, Wayne was invited to present his essay to a distinguished audience of members and guests of the Hawkhurst St Laurence Lodge No 9690 meeting at Cranbrook on Friday 1st November 2013.  The meeting was attended by the Provincial Grand Master, the Deputy Provincial Grand Master and the winner of the inaugural Provincial Essay Competition in 2011, Bro Jeff Davis, of the Lodge of Loyalty No 9494.  The evening was ‘topped off’ when Wayne was presented with a scroll and prizes by the Provincial Grand Master, with many kind comments made.

A copy of Wayne's essay can be downloaded here.