A NEW president will lead Mirfield Rotary Club.

Rodney Green has been elected for the next 12 months.

Mr Green has chosen The Yorkshire Air Ambulance and Kirkwood Hospice as this year’s charities.

Mirfield Rotary Club would be interested to hear from local groups, organisations or individuals who would like to submit requests for practical or financial help.

The club is holding an open evening at Dewsbury District Golf Club, Sands Lane in Mirfield on Wednesday, September, 14 at 7pm for business or professional people who live in Mirfield and who might like to join.