On 28th January 2020, the Assistant Provincial Grand Master, WBro Peter Lewis visited Christchurch Lodge of Royal Ark Mariners No 1453 and presented WBro Colin Atyeo, ProvRAMGR with a Certificate to mark his 50 years continuous service in the Degree.
WBro Colin was elevated in February 1969 in St Edward the Martyr Lodge No 1095 in the Province of Dorset. Almost 40 years ago to the day, he became a Founding Member of Christchurch Lodge of Royal Ark Mariners. He was Worshipful Commander of the Lodge in 2000 and subsequently received Provincial honours. His combined service to both his RAM Lodges currently amount to 71years – a remarkable achievement. The meeting also saw the Installation of WBro John Wildish as Worshipful Commander in an excellent ceremony making for a very happy and enjoyable evening.
WBro Peter Lewis, AsstPGM presenting WBro Colin Atyeo with his 50yr certificate