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Hundreds of supporters descended on Brunton Park over the weekend to see the new look Carlisle United take part in an open training session and family fun day.
It was a chance to grab autographs and meet new signings as well as enjoy a range of activities put on to make the community feel part of the club.
Ryan Dollard reports:
As hundreds of people turned out to celebrate the Carlisle United fun day, we spoke to a few aspiring footballers to see what they made of the day:
Hundreds of people were at Brunton Park over the weekend for the Carlisle United Family Fun Day.
It gave supporters the chance to meet the new look team, get autographs and pick up some tips ahead of the new season.
The day lifted the spirits of all involved after the disappointment of last season.
The team's first game of the new season will be against Luton Town on August 9.
Carlisle United manager Graham Kavanagh says his side are looking forward to the new season which starts on Saturday 9 August.
Carlisle United boss Graham Kavanagh says there's new belief at the club ahead of this season's kick off.
The Irishman was speaking as hundreds of people, of all ages, headed to Brunton Park this afternoon for the club's family fun day.
Carlisle United are staging an open training session to the public as part of a club 'fun day'.
Hundreds of people are expected at Brunton Park this afternoon for the event.
Carlisle United are opening their doors to the public just weeks before the new season kicks off. Hundreds of people are expected at Brunton Park between 11am and 3pm to meet the manager and the players and take part in various activities.