CLUB: Thank you to Bimson

Carlisle United Football Club would like to thank Bimson Haulage for their front of shirt sponsorship as the partnership comes to an end.

Local company Bimson have sponsored the front of United’s shirts for the past two seasons, and also sponsored the back of the shirt during the 2021/22 campaign.

The company logo took pride of place during the memorable 2022/23 season, which ended in promotion at Wembley.

Commercial Assistant, Kerry Jardine said: "It has been great to have the Bimson family involved in the club for the past three seasons, they have been an absolute pleasure to deal with and we are excited to continue working together on other projects going forward.

“Bimson have left a great legacy after being our shirt sponsor for the promotion at Wembley and the iconic "fruit salad" kit and we can't thank them enough for their support."

John Bimson said: "Everyone at Bimson Haulage would like to say a big thank you to Carlisle United for all the help and support over the past two years, whilst we have been the official main shirt sponsor.

“We have formed great relationships with the team at CUFC and to sponsor our hometown team has been an honour!

“It has been the most incredible journey and has provided everyone at Bimson with some unforgettable memories along the way.

“As lifelong supporters, the Bimson family are so proud to have been able to support our local team and have our name on some of the clubs most iconic shirts.

“Exciting times lay ahead for the club and we would like to wish them every success in the future.”

Chief Executive Nigel Clibbens said: “John and Richard and all at Bimson Haulage have been terrific to work with. 

“Their support over the last three seasons has been fantastic and their place in club folklore is secured with the Wembley win and the iconic '23/24 away shirt. 

“We are all grateful for their support and look forward to working together in the future.”

The Bimson family have been in business since 1947, and became established in the haulage industry in the 1970's. Richard and John Bimson now represent the third generation of this successful local Cumbrian firm, that have become a national company operating from multiple locations across the UK.

Today, Bimson are one of the UK’s leading hauliers within the construction industry. Their fleet of modern HGVs are at the forefront of the very latest customer, technological and environmental demands whilst possessing the highest specifications to look after today’s professional driver.

Click HERE to visit the official Bimson Haulage website.

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