Past Managers

Below is a list of past Eastbourne Town managers. Between 1880 and 1942 they were known as secretaries. We are still researching dates of some tenures.

NameFromTo
Jeremiah Kimber29 October 188023 March 1881
Thomas Sutton23 March 18815 October 1881
Arthur Hillman5 October 188127 September 1887
Richard Sutton27 September 188731 May 1890
Charles Snowden31 May 189022 June 1892
W.S. Sheldon22 June 189231 May 1894
E.C. Cooper1 June 18942 April 1895
George Wood3 April 189531 December 1897
Walter Andrews1 January 18981 February 1900
Charles Wriford1 February 19009 September 1906
David Noakes10 September 190630 April 1931
William Grevett1 May 193126 October 1939
David Noakes27 October 19394 March 1942
Ernest Collings5 March 194213 June 1951
Robert Baker14 June 195120 July 1953
George Duke21 July 195321 February 1954
Alex White23 February 195429 June 1954
George Skinner30 June 195429 June 1959
Jock McGuire1 July 195914 August 1960
Don Gold15 August 196030 April 1962
Bob Mallen1 May 196216 May 1964
Jack Boyd4 July 196411 September 1965
Alan Cornwall (Caretaker)12 September 196531 May 1966
Bill Booth1 June 19667 May 1968
Melton (Taffy) Jones14 May 196822 April 1972
Bill Booth23 April 19722 February 1973
Roger Savage3 February 197313 May 1978
Melton (Taffy) Jones4 July 197823 May 1979
Keith Giles23 May 197919 May 1980
Peter Andrews16 June 19801981
Doug Pearson (Caretaker)19811981
Roger Addems19811984
Trevor Woods19841986
Jeff Dyson (Caretaker)19861986
Brian Donnelly19861988
Godfrey Stevens19881989
Jim StevensDecember 198920 September 1990
Don Guy19901991
Roger Cooper19911993
Peter Roberts19931994
John Kemp19941994
John Lambert19951995
Rob Thorley & Peter Cherry199521 May 2001
Dave Winterton29 June 20014 January 2005
Jon Purdey (Caretaker)4 January 200522 January 2005
Adrian Colwell22 January 200530 December 2009
Danny Bloor30 December 200914 June 2013
Kevin Launden14 June 201320 August 2031
Tony Reid22 August 201310 January 2014
Sammy Donnelly (Caretaker)10 January 201413 January 2014
John Lambert13 January 201423 April 2022
Jude Macdonald19 May 2022Present