After a long and exhaustive auditioning process, the Band of the West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service is delighted to announce the appointment of Lee Whitworth ATCL as its new Musical Director. Currently the MD of Ripon City Band, and a member of the Heavy Cavalry and Cambria Band at Catterick, Lee has worked with a wide range of brass and military bands, bringing a wealth of experience to his new role at Birkenshaw. Lee will be working with the WYFRSband’s Deputy Musical Director Brian Anderson in the band’s summer engagements throughout Yorkshire. We are glad to welcome Lee to the band, and look forward to a long and successful partnership. For further information about Lee and the band, please visit the website at http://www.WYFRSband.com .