Archives for December 2011

Colts v Wigton 17th Dec 2011

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Carlisle Colts were a bit ring rusty going into their return league match against local rivals Wigton, having not played together for over a month. With the sticky conditions not favouring an expansive game of rugby, Wigtons bigger forwards had the upperhand in the scrums and the home side’s backs were struggling for ball all […]

Cumbria Under 20 Trial at Carlisle

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Had enough of the turkey and tinsel and in need of some fresh air and a pint whilst watching a game of rugby! Then make your way to Warwick Road on Thursday, 29th December for 7.00pm when a Carlisle Under 20 select XV will take on a Cumbria Under 20 XV in a trial match […]

Funeral of David Burnett

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The funeral arrangements for David Burnett, who died on Thursday 22nd December, are as follows: There will be a private funeral for family only which will be followed by a Memorial Service at 12 noon on Friday, 30th December at All Saint’s Church, Scotby, Carlisle. After the Memorial Service food and refreshments will be available […]

Carlisle Rugby Club rocked by death of David Burnett

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Carlisle Rugby Football Club sadly announce the death of former club president and local solicitor, David Burnett. David, a former player, committee man and club president,  died on Thursday following a long illness. The thoughts of all at the club are with his family, especially his daughter Angela and his sons Michael and Martin, both […]

Vale of Lune 23 v Carlisle RFC 17

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Carlisle almost extracted retribution over Vale of Lune at Powderhouse Lane on Saturday after a drubbing at Warwick Road in the early weeks of the season. At that time the Warwick Road men were struggling with a host of injuries and were depending on a few youngsters who, at that time were lacking experience.   Since […]

Christmas & New Year Greetings

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The President, Board (Committee) and Players wish all members and supporters of the club a very happy Christmas and a great New Year and look forward to your continuing support for the remainder of the season.  Dave RawlingPresident

Carlisle 25 v Anselmians RFC 10

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Carlisle have distanced themselves from the relegation zone following a decisive win over Anselmians. However, they failed to secure a much needed bonus point from the Wirral based side.
 Prior to the match, Anselmians trailed Carlisle by just one point in the league, but a win for the Cumbrians has added another four points to […]

New Year’s Eve Celebrations

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Want somewhere to go on New Years Eve?  Then why not join in the celebrations at Carlisle Rugby Club. Entertainment for all the family at the club.

President’s Annual Cocktail Party

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Carlisle RFC will host the President’s Annual Cocktail Party for Members & Guests on Sunday 18th December from 12.30 pm.

Carlisle v Sandbach RFC 3rd Dec 2011

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Carlisle were defeated 11-28 this weekend, as league leaders Sandbach proved too strong for the Cumbrian side. The city side had a number of chances to sink the Cheshire outfit, but were unable to do so. 
The increasingly deteriorating weather was certainly a factor as both teams struggled to retain possession and capitalise on advantages. […]