Fire Brigades Union election result.(News)

Andy Dark has been elected Assistant General Secretary of the Fire Brigades Union in a secret postal ballot conducted by Electoral Reform Balloting services.

Mr Dark fills the post vacated by FBU Assistant General Secretary Mike Fordham who retired on September 2.

Mr Fordham served as a full time national official of the FBU for 26 years.

The result was as follows: Votes cast: 11,527, Spoilt: 245, Valid: 11,282, Andy Dark: 6,921, Geoff Ellis: 4,361.

Andy Dark, 42, is a London firefighter and the acting FBU London Regional Secretary. …

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