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Parr resigns from Williams

ADAM PARR has resigned as chairman of the Williams Formula One team.

No official reason was given for Parr’s departure, which was announced in a team statement yesterday.

Parr came to Williams in 2006 as chief executive officer and moved up to chairman in 2010.

Team principal Frank Williams said Parr “leaves us on good terms to pursue a better balance in his life, for which I wish him and his family well”.