Bright steps down...

HAWKCHURCH United FC are seeking a new manager for the 2018/19 season following the resignation of Martin Bright.

A club spokesman said: “We have a fantastic committee who will offer their full support and we hope to find someone who can be fully committed to the progression of the team.”

Bright led the Hawks for six seasons and guided the team to promotion to the Perry Street League Division One in 2015 where they finished an impressive 3rd in their first season.

In addition, the team lifted the Bill Bailey cup in 2014 and 2015, The John Fowler Cup in 2015, and were beaten finalists in the Division One Cup final in 2016 and 2017.

Anyone who is interested, or would more information, can message the club on their facebook site or call chairman Nigel Harding on 01297-678 568.

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