Port Vale F.C announces new chairman

Port Vale new Chairman Norman Smurthwaite Credit: ITV News Central

Port Vale Football Club has today announced it's found a new chairman.

The former chief executive of the club, Norman Smurthwaite, has taken over as chairman and sole owner of the club, following the departure of Paul Wildes on Friday.

The Burslem-based club is expecting up to 400 fans at tonight's Football Supporters Club Meeting where Norman will take questions.