Archives for October 2008

Great Fun Night at the Club

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Friday, 14th November 2008 The under 13 group have organised a great night out FOR ALL CLUB MEMBERS & GUESTS on Friday, 14th November.  The proceeeds are all for general club funds. It promises to be a great night out.  Please give it your support.

The Tom Wood Memorial Match

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CRUSADERS V CUMBRIA POLICE Tuesday, 4th November 2008 at 6.30 pm Older members around the Club will remember that great man, Tom Wood.  It is over a decade now since Tom sadly passed away.  He was a copper of the old school and a prop forward of no mean ability  –  there are many out […]

Borthwick to Captain England

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  Congratulations to Steve Borthwick on his appointment as the England Captain.  As many people may know, Steve has many family connections in the Carlisle area and we will all be rooting for him.  Hopefully, he will be able to lead them to the success that has deserted them in recent years.       […]

Carlisle Colts 10 v Wigton Colts 21

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Saturday, 25th October 2008 Friendly  Carlisle had a free league weekend and Wigton’s scheduled league opponents, Consett, having withdrawn from the league, so this was a hastily arranged friendly.  Wigton demonstrated they are a force to be reckoned with this season but Carlisle battled throughout, and for much of the game we were well in […]

Matches This Week

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The match lineup for Saturday 1st November.  …and remember, now that the clocks have gone back to British Winter Time, the kick off times have been brought forward to 2.15 pm.   RFU North 2 East League CARLISLE V Penrith  –  sponsored by: AMW Environmental Solutions 2nd XV Candy League   Penrith 2’s V CRUSADERS […]

Westoe 2nds 41 pts v Crusaders 5 pts

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Saturday, 25th October 2008 Candy League For the first twenty minutes we were bullied up front by a very strong and powerful Westoe front five. They were very mature and experienced. Our front five were comparatively young, with John Bowman, Josh Holmes, Matt Davies, , skipper Hess, Callum and Adam Spiers, all in their late […]

Cheek For Anything!

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Having missed out on getting the league points at Old Crossleyans, Glen Weightman was determined not to come away from Broomfield empty handed.  He won the weekly meat hamper in the Old Crossleyans draw.      Stopping off at a hostelry in Shap on the way home, Weightman and others, persuaded the chef to cook […]

A Hard Day at the Office

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A WOMAN’S WORK IS NEVER DONE! Saturday, 25th October 2008 Life must be tough!  After a hard days’ work looking after the medical needs of the team, 1st XV physio, Claire Mowbray was caught on camera having a kip on the coach on the way home.  Or, was it the music that sent her to […]

Old Crossleyans 25 pts v Carlisle 9 pts

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North 2 East League Saturday, 25th October 2008 On only their second ever visit to Broomfield, Carlisle were looking for a repeat of last season when they eclipsed their hosts by one point.  Given the very windy conditions, but with no rain, and a good firm pitch, the Warwick Road side will be very disappointed […]

Bon Voyage Tim

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Tim Hughes or Crazy Horse to his mates, is off on his travels shortly and will be spending a period of time down under in New Zealand.  Doubtless, if he puts as much effort into this adventure as he puts into his game on the rugby field, then he will have an exciting experience.   […]