It has been announced that W.Bro. Antony D.G. Harvey is to be the Prestonian Lecturer for 2012. The title of his lecture will be "Freemasonry & Scouting: two parallel organisations?".
The Lectureship is a memorial to William Preston (1742-1818) the foremost Masonic educator of his age, who left a legacy to United Grand Lodge of England to perpetuate his system of ritual lectures.
For more information about the Prestonian Lecture for 2012 see http://www.prestonian2012.org.uk/