Ballyrashane LOL 431 held their annual Installation of Officers for 2023, this year, uniquely, the members of the Lodge installed their own Officers, this was carried out by Hon Bro.
Sammy Quinn, Hon Bro. Dan Daly, Wor. Bro William McClements P.M. and Bro Charles Quinn.
During the meeting, Hon Bro Sammy Quinn received his 60-year presentation, the Worshipful Master stated that Bro. Quinn had served his Lodge with distinction and was most deserving of his 60-year award.
Then Hon Bro Sammy Quinn presented the Lodge with a beautiful bannerette, depicting Ballyrashane War Memorial Orange Hall which is currently undergoing renovation works, he hoped the Lodge would have many years to follow behind it.
The Worshipful Master on behalf of the Lodge gladly received the kind gift, thanking the Quinn family for their generosity, he stated that the Lodge would take great pride in carrying this bannerette, every remembering where it came from and the meaning behind it. Afterwards all that were gathered were entertained to tea and supper, after a toast to His Majesty King Charles 3rd, the evening was brought to a close by the singing of the National Anthem and the Doxology.