Benvarden ABOD is honoured

FINAL.  Benvarden Apprentice Boys members David Stewart and Neil Kirkpatrick received there final reading which is tradition in the Apprentice Boys from parent club  President Maurice Devenney.INBM19-15 903F.
FINAL. Benvarden Apprentice Boys members David Stewart and Neil Kirkpatrick received there final reading which is tradition in the Apprentice Boys from parent club President Maurice Devenney.INBM19-15 903F.

Benvarden Apprentice Boys of Derry Michelbourne Club travelled to the Maiden City of Londonderry in April.

The purpose for the journey was twofold - firstly two new members David Stewart and Neil Kirkpatrick received therir final reading which is tradition in the Apprentice Boys.

HONOUR. President of the Parent Club Bro Maurice Devenney presents a Past President Jewel and Certificate to Bo James McAuley the last President of the Benvarden branch club. Included are Club members.INBM19-15 902F.

HONOUR. President of the Parent Club Bro Maurice Devenney presents a Past President Jewel and Certificate to Bo James McAuley the last President of the Benvarden branch club. Included are Club members.INBM19-15 902F.

Secondly it was a great honour for the Benvarden men when President of the Parent Club Brother Maurice Devenney presented a Past President jewel and certificate to Bro. James McAuley, the last President of the Benvarden branch club.

The Benvarden Secretary Steven Phillips said: “James has been an excellent President over many years here in Benvarden and I think he truly deserves the accolades bestowed on him.”

Benvarden as a branch club continues to grow in strength and if any of the past members whose membership has lapsed wish to come back, they would be more than welcome.