On Friday 5th April Taunton Deane Chapter held their first Convocation of the new masonic year. The three Principals opened the Chapter in due form. The Director of Ceremonies E. Comp. Maldwyn Davies First Principal of the Somerset First Principals Chapter no 3746 invited the companions of the First Principals Chapter to join him in presenting the Travelling Sceptre to E. Comp. Roger Seaton, First Principal of Taunton Deane Chapter

4 happy principals , ceremony completed and the Festive Board beckoning.

The presentation was the first official duty of E. Companion Maldwyn. E. Comp. Roger received the Sceptre and said that he would pass it onto the Companions of the Calderley Chapter of Union no 906 on Thursday 20th September. E. Comp. Peter Roworth gave the Historical Lecture and E. Comp. Roger delivered the Symbolical Lecture with the help of E. Comp. Davies, Cozens, Ashby, Comp. Cassell, Parsons and Martin.

The Companions retired to the Festive Board of Smoked Mackerel followed by steak and Ale Pie and Vegetables in Season. It was a very enjoyable evening CLO Don Heys