ANDREW McBirnie has been appointed musical director of the Goring and Streatley Concert Band.
He replaces Richard Powell, who stepped down earlier this year. Mr McBirnie was the band’s conductor from 2006 until 2008.
The group’s starter band will be holding a jazz concert at Goring village hall at 7.30pm on October 4. Tickets cost £5 and can be bought at Inspiration in High Street.