Kidderminster Harriers have dismissed manager Stuart Watkiss.
The Harriers, relegated-from the Football League last season, lie 15th in the Natonwide Conference. Former Birmingham midfielder Martin O'Connor will take charge of first-team affairs until a replacement is named.
The club said in a statement: "We would like to thank Stuart Watkiss for his efforts during the difficult and extremely traumatic period whilst he has been at Aggborough. However, it is felt that the club would benefit from a change in direction in football team matters. With this is mind, Stuart's contract has been terminated with immediate effect.
"Martin will take over as caretaker manager for the immediate future."