Aldershot Town FC was formed in 1992 following the demise of the previous Aldershot FC. The new Shots worked their way up the non-league pyramid before regaining Football League status in 2008. They made the League Two play-offs in 2010 and played Manchester United in the Carling Cup before being relegated back to the Conference.
As the 42 year-old headed back to Scotland with his wife and young son, the departing Shots boss highlighted his own achievements across a frustrating season, and insisted that his successor will inherit a team on the up.
Jekyll & Hyde Aldershot Town suffered an 11th home league defeat of the season after a controversial late penalty helped Boreham Wood secure a 2-1 win on Saturday. The Shots will be hoping Southport don't make it 12 this weekend
Manager Barry Smith lamented his Aldershot Town's second-half defending as they surrendered a 2-0 lead to go down 4-3 to Grimsby Town in an otherwise thrilling encounter at the EBB Stadium on Tuesday night
She has been editorial director of the online and print titles in Surrey and north-east Hampshire since 2007. Marnie previously worked at the BBC as a producer for 5 Live, having moved to national radio from BBC Sussex and Surrey.