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Has United Got What It Takes To Survive And Prosper?

Words by Ross Brewster  Photos by Mark Fuller “A good squad who are not doing themselves justice,” or put more bluntly, a squad that looks not nearly good enough, even for League Two. That’s the question troubling Carlisle United’s faithful with the first part of the season over. Director of football David Holdsworth, in an […]

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A Haven in Africa

Whitehaven may have recently been promoted to the Championship but they are also playing a part in the new Nigeria Rugby League thanks to their partnership with Lagos Haven. Super League giants like Leeds, Wakefield and London Broncos are involved with the new 8 team league and Haven have become the only Championship side to […]

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Ben Stokes – World Cup Wonder

Ben Stokes – World Cup Wonder Cricket may not be the number one sport in Cumbria but it has taken centre stage across the country this summer and local lad, Ben Stokes, has been right at its heart. Not many Cumbrians can lay claim to winning a World Cup but Ben’s dashing 84 in the […]

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Game Of Patience May Be Needed

By Ross Brewster CARLISLE United manager Steven Pressley was no doubt attempting to bring a sense of perspective to his side’s inconsistent start to the season when he remarked: “What we have to remember is that this is a building process for us and we are a brand new team.” However, Pressley will be as […]

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Diff-Ability sport information day to be held on August 27th in Carlisle

Cumbria parent Carer Forum have arranged a Diff-Ability sport information day which is being held at Carlisle Youth Zone on August 27th, between 11am and 4pm. There will be lots of free taster activities to take part in, including climbing walls, Mass participation dance class, football, rebound and more!! The Diff-Ability sport Information day is […]

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Looking up for Carlisle Rugby Union

Carlisle Rugby Union Club are gearing up for a huge season in the North Premier after promotion last season. The club has never been placed so high in its history as it looks to battle the top teams from northern England.  Promotion came after a table-topping effort that saw the first team drop only four […]

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Stony Holme Golf Course: Your local course that’s well above par

When Stony Holme Golf Course shut the gates last year many residents realised the city had lost something very special.  Jim Douglas was one of them.    Jim’s involvement in Stony Holme goes back to 1991 when it came under his brief working for Carlisle City Council.  Such was his affection for the Carlisle landmark […]

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You’ll Get Much More Than Your Greens At The 19th 

The 19th at Seascale Golf Club was officially opened earlier this spring and the high end dining experience is the driving force behind the new restaurants success.    It’s an exciting venture from the golf club who are intent on creating something really special everyone will enjoy.  The bar at Seascale golf club has always been open to the public […]

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Lucky Number Seven

Border City Sevens Saturday the 29th of June is shaping up to be a historic day for Cumbrian Rugby as the innagural Border City Sevens tournament kicks off.  Carlisle Rugby Union Club will host 12 teams from across the North of England and Scotland in a winner takes all tournament as clubs vie for the […]

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Can Fresh Breath Of Youth Help United Become “Strong And Sustainable?

Carlisle United Words by Ross Brewster Photos by Mark Fuller There’s little doubt that, no matter how much tighter the purse strings have been on playing costs at Carlisle United this season, next season could be even more challenging. “Strong and sustainable.” No, not another of Theresa May’s political mantras. These are words attributed to […]

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