Thurlow Nunn League Division One club Diss Town have announced the appointment of Paul Bugg as their new first-team manager.
Bugg joins from Long Melford where he served as assistant-manager.
He assumed his new role with immediate effect and his first priority will be to speak with his existing squad with a view to them re-signing for next season.
NEW DTFC MANAGER! DTFC pleased to announce Paul Bugg as new mgr. Paul joins from Long Melford. Very warm welcome Paul and good luck.
— DissTownFC (@DISSTOWNFC) 24 May 2017
Commenting on the appointment, Diss chairman Dickie Upson said: “We are delighted to welcome Paul Bugg to Diss Town as our new first-team manager.
“Paul has a wealth of experience managing in the Thurlow Nunn League, most recently as assistant-manager of Premier Division Long Melford.
“We are confident Paul will build on the foundations left by Ross Potter by bringing in the best local talent to Brewers Green Lane as we seek promotion to the Premier Division.
“On behalf of the Board and committee, I welcome Paul to the club and wish him the very best of luck for the season ahead.
“I`d also like to thank all those that applied for the position”.