Brighouse & Rastrick has announced the signing of Stuart Lingard on flugel horn. It means that the former principal cornet player of the YBS Band will team up with his mentor Professor David King. Stuart made his debut with the band in recent concerts in Harrogate. Also joining Brighouse in the New Year is former player Mick Morris on Eb tuba from the Fairey Band. He replaces Martin Gill who has served the band for 12 years. Martin leaves in order to concentrate on his thriving business and young family. The band has also announced that Matthew Gledhill also joins on assistant principal cornet from Hepworth (Cookson Homes).