4BR has been informed that the musical partnership between Gordon Higginbottom and The Band of The King's Division has come to an end.
The renowned tenor horn virtuoso told 4BR: "Due to the band's relocation, my tenure with The Band of The King's Division is coming to an end.
I wish to thank every single member present and past for their friendship and kindness during our time together and wish them wish all the very best of success and happiness in the future. I am proud to have been associated with such a fine team."
Gordon was received an official letter of thanks and presentation for the years in which he has played an integral part in the mentoring and tuition of various musicians in the band based at Weeton Barracks near Preston."