New era for Preston Athletic

Preston Athletic’s new chairman is looking forward to the dawning of a new era for the club after only a fortnight in charge.

On Monday the club were confirmed as the only East Lothian side taking part in the inaugural Scottish Lowland League, which will begin in August and herald a pyramid system in Scottish Football.

New chairman Andy Grant is delighted.

He said: “To represent East Lothian in the Scottish Football League has obviously been something we have been striving towards.

“It makes me very proud that this is my first season as chairman, it’s been exciting.”

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