Elland Silver Band reveals its new president

Elland Silver Band has announced The Reverend Canon Hilary Barber as its new president.

Wednesday, 5th May 2021, 11:00 am
The Reverend Canon Hilary Barber

The position of president became vacant following the very sad death of president Lord David Shutt,

He had been associated with the band for many years as an external trustee and latterly as President.

Rev Hilary Barber is also learning to play the Eb Bass in Elland Silver Training Band .

Three of his children Joshua who now studies music at high level was a very valued member of Elland Silver Youth Band his siblings ,Rosie and Seth are members of Elland Silver Youth Sections.

Canon Hilary Barber is the current Vicar at Halifax Minster. He was appointed to the Minster in 2007 and before that, he had twelve years working in the Manchester Diocese.