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Stokes Valley Volunteer Fire Brigade - A new Chief takes charge

CFO Phil ElworthyStokes Valley Volunteer Fire Brigade has ushered in a new era with the retirement of the long-serving Chief, Stewart Walker, and the appointment of Phil Elworthy as the new Chief Fire Officer (CFO). 

Phil has been a member of the brigade since 2005.  Before joining the Stokes Valley brigade, he had served just up the road at Silverstream Volunteer Fire Brigade for 13 years.