I am delighted to announce that the Most Worshipful The Grand Master has been pleased to appoint as my successor as Provincial Grand Master for the Province of Hampshire and Isle of Wight Very Worshipful Bro Michael John Wilks PGSwdB, Deputy ProvGM with effect from 25 June 2010, my retirement date being 24 June 2010.

I am sure that the whole Province will join with me in congratulating Bro Mike and offering him and Kay full support for the future.

Details of the Installation Ceremony will be promulgated as soon as known.

Brian C Bellinger

28 March 2010