Eagles eye new commercial boss as Macdonald departs

Eastbourne Eagles have announced they are looking for a new commercial manager to replace Chris Macdonald, who has left the club.

A spokesman for the Eagles paid tribute to Mr Macdonald for his “innovative commercial initiatives” at the club.

A statement said: “We are disappointed that Chris Macdonald has decided to relinquish the position of commercial manager for the Eastbourne Eagles.

He has made a big contribution to the club and we sincerely thank him for all the work he has done.”

Anyone wishing to be considered can email details and CV to mikebellerby@sky.com

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The award is voted on by referees who give marks on each visit to the circuit.

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