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FAREWELL: A chance to say goodbye to Ron 'Ginger' Thompson

4 June 2020

The family of Blues legend Ron ‘Ginger’ Thompson have been in touch to let us know that United fans will have the chance to say farewell to Ron next week.

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94/95 - A sticky patch through January

2 June 2020

FA Cup excitement was added to another unbeaten month in the league as a Simon Davey equaliser at Roker Park earned the Blues a replay against the mighty Sunderland for the second season in...

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A FOND FAREWELL: Ron 'Ginger' Thompson

30 May 2020

Carlisle United Football Club are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Ron ‘Ginger’ Thompson, at the age of 88.

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94/95 - A very Merry Christmas for Blues fans

25 May 2020

United stormed their way through December 1994 as they backed up an FA Cup second-round victory over Darlington with a run of five consecutive league victories.

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94/95 - The month plans for a butterfly farm were revealed

20 May 2020

In the month that Michael Knighton unveiled his plans for a Brunton Park leisure complex, to include the National Football Museum and a butterfly farm, the Blues made easy work of non-league Guiseley...

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8 MAY 1999: The day a keeper made history

8 May 2020

It was a moment that wrote itself into football folklore.

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94/95 - Chances and goals start to flow through October

2 May 2020

Carlisle marched through October unbeaten in the league, but they didn’t get it all their own way as draws against Lincoln City (away) and Colchester United (at home) reminded them that they still had...

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94/95 - 23 April 1995: A first ever trip to Wembley

23 April 2020

United made club history on 23 April 1995 when they walked out onto the Wembley turf for the first time ever to face Birmingham City in the Football League Trophy final (AWS).

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1994/95 - Recovering from a first setback

20 April 2020

United’s excellent start to the league campaign continued through September with a home win against Mansfield and an away win at Wigan which kept things chugging along quite nicely.

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MEMORY LANE: Civic reception and open top bus tour

14 April 2020

United's season in the sun - a very enjoyable 1974/75 campaign in Division One - has been well documented over the years, and rightly so, as the Cumbrians beat the odds to take their place amongst the...

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MEMORY LANE: United 0 - 3 Liverpool

11 April 2020

Today’s goal of the day is more a walk down memory lane, as we feature a game in which the Blues actually failed to find the back of the net.

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1994/95 - Into September and an amazing away victory

10 April 2020

Three wins and a draw from the August league fixtures had left spirits high as the Blues headed into the second month of the 1994/95 season, and they went into the away game at Scunthorpe in confident...

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