Date: Wed 02 Oct 2019

By David Simpson

Barnstaple Town Appoint New Manager

Club Statement

Barnstaple Town Football Club is delighted to announce that Dean Edwards has been appointed as the new first-team manager.

Dean is a former professional footballer and has played for Shrewsbury Town, Telford United, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Exeter City, Torquay United, Northampton Town, as well as spells in Finland, Hong Kong, and Malta.

Dean has been the manager at our neighbours Bideford in the Western League from 1996 to 1998, and more recently at Hednesford Town in the Northern Premier League.

In 2015 Dean was appointed as the Director of Football at Torquay United after leading a consortium of local businesses in a takeover at the club.

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