Appointments to and Promotions in Grand Rank
W Bro. David Leach
Appointed as Past Grand Standard Bearer
David, a Lewis, was initiated into Prince Alfred Lodge No 1218, East Lancashire, in 1978 and served as Worshipful Master in 1990-91.
Following several moves around the country as a Chartered Building Surveyor, he settled with his family in Harrogate and joined Harlow Lodge No 4404 in 2002, becoming Worshipful Master in 2008.
Deeply involved with Connaught Court, the RMBI Care Home at York, he has served on the Committee of the Association of Friends for many years, and as Chairman from 2016-19, when the Home received its ‘Outstanding’ accreditation from the Care Quality Commission.
He is a Provincial Officer in both Craft and the Holy Royal Arch in each of the Provinces of Yorkshire (WR) and East Lancashire, and Provincial Liaison Officer for Calcaria Lodge No 2677 in Wetherby.
David’s appointment was made on the recommendation of the Provincial Grand Master with particular note to his services to Connaught Court Care Home in York.