It was an international affair at the banner dedication ceremony for the Gavel & Staff Lodge No. 9835, whose members are toastmasters, with 17 Danish brethren being present. Their visit included visiting a lodge at Mark Masons' Hall, a tour of the Grand Lodge Museum, the Middle Temple and Temple Church and lunch in the Great Hall.
The Master, Peter Tautz, welcomed the Danish brethren from Cubic Stone Lodge, No. 811, Eternal Flame Lodge, No. 829 and Cimbria Orient Lodge, No. 504 from Aalborg, Denmark.
The banner dedication was performed by Metropolitan Grand Inspector Brian Saidman in the presence of Assistant Metropolitan Grand Masters Peter Reynolds and Derrick Silver.