W.Bro. James Morgan, who is a resident at the Royal Masonic Benevolent Institution Care Home Devonshire Court in Oadby, Leicestershire, was presented with a 50 year certificate of service to Freemasonry by V.W.Bro. Peter Kinder, Assistant Provincial Grand Master of Leicestershire and Rutland, on Saturday 12th December 2015.
W.Bro. James, who is aged 91, was Initiated into the Wyggeston Lodge No.3448 in 1961 by the then Master W.Bro. George Moore. W.Bro. James progressed through the offices of the Lodge and was its Master in 1975. He continued membership with the Lodge for 35 years eventually joining the daylight lodge, Ratae Meridian Lodge No.9673 in 2000. He was appointed Past Provincial Junior Grand Deacon in the Provincial Grand Lodge of Leicestershire and Rutland.
A number of Brethren from the Wyggeston Lodge attended the presentation at Devonshire Court to congratulate W.Bro. James on this wonderful achievement and he was thrilled to see some of his old friends from the Lodge.