peter lapthorn field promotionW Bro Peter Lapthorn of the Western District United Service Lodge No 2258 appointed to PPrJGD on 3rd July 2019.

W Bro Peter has been a member of the craft for forty years, he was installed as Worshipful Master in 2017. Peter enjoyed a very successful year in the Chair before being tragically diagnosed with terminal cancer. In recognition of both Peter’s long membership of the craft and his fellow brethren’s warm appreciation of his commitment to the Lodge the Deputy Provincial Grand Master, V W Bro Nick Ball (on behalf of the PGM) invested Peter as a Past Provincial Junior Grand Deacon at his bedside, in the presence of his proud family and some members of the Lodge.

Photographed with good friend Bro Lee Reilly

Eric Collings PAGDC
Assistant Lodge Secretary