PAULTON Rovers have confirmed that, in the wake of their relegation to the Western League, Richard Fey has stepped down as manage.

In a statement the club says: “We would like to thank Richard for his immense efforts in the final weeks of the season in  trying to avoid relegation and we wish him all the best going forward.” Richard leaves with this message: “I would like to thank the supporters, players and the club for their efforts the last eleven games and wish them every success next season in the Western League.” The club will be be seeking to appoint a new manager as soon as possible.