At the first meeting in 2022 of the Upminster Daylight Lodge (UDL) No. 9788, the Assistant Provincial Grand Master for Group 3, Rob Eels presented Lynne Edgar John Wilson, a Past Provincial Junior Grand Warden, with a Certificate on behalf of the Provincial Grand Master to celebrate Lynne’s 50 years as a Freemason
The Worshipful Master, Eddie Murphy, allowed Lynne, who is now registered as blind and is brought to meetings by members of the Lodge, the special privilege of sitting in the Master’s Chair during the presentation.
Lynne was a founder member of UDL when it was Consecrated in 2004 at Upminster Masonic Hall, by Colonel Sir Neil Thorne, and was Worshipful Master in 2009. He was initiated into Thamestide Lodge No. 8147 on January 4th 1972, but work commitments meant he moved on to Langdon Hills Lodge No 8477 before helping to found UDL.