Falkirk FC AGM: Election night wait for ex-MP Henderson

Former Bairns chairman Doug Henderson's re-election went to a card vote at Falkirk's AGM tonight.

By The Newsroom
Monday, 27th November 2017, 8:34 pm
Updated Monday, 27th November 2017, 8:41 pm
Doug Henderson
Doug Henderson

It’s a familiar feeling for the former member of politician, as the shareholders went to the polls after opposition from the floor to his re-election.

Other motions, to approve the minutes, last year’s accounts, auditors and Kieran Koszary as a director, all passed but Mr Henderson’s re-election went to card vote among the assembled shareholders in the Westfield Lounge.

Proxy votes submitted prior to the meeting were weighted well in favour of Mr Henderson’s re-election which was proposed by another former chairman Martin Ritchie, and seconded by the current incumbent Margaret Lang.

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Kieran Koszary

However those proxy votes did not reach the halfway mark required and so a card vote was held and the count is underway.

The meeting also heard from finance director Andy Thomson, manager Paul Hartley and chief executive Craig Campbell.

Kieran Koszary