Payne leaves Hemel Town

Colin Payne. Picture - Martyn Perry
Colin Payne. Picture - Martyn Perry

Hemel Hempstead Town FC have announced that first team manager Colin Payne has stepped down from the role.

Payne’s resignation follows a 4-1 defeat at Chippenham Town on Saturday.

The club is now inviting candidates to apply for the position of first team manager, in a bit to stabilise their position in the Evo-Stik League Southern Premier Division.

Applicants are required to possess a sound knowledge of non-league football management. Candidates should submit their applications and/or queries to football secretary Dean Chance by emailing the club at

>Read this week’s Gazette for more information.