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Blackburn Rovers step in to host Carlisle United game after floods

Blackburn Rovers have agreed to host Carlisle Uniteds home fixture against Plymouth on 2 January after Brunton Park was left under water. The League Two clubs ground is located close to two rivers, the Petteril and the Eden, and was flooded during Storm Desmond.

Everyone at Ewood Park has been absolutely fantastic, said the club secretary, Sarah McKnight. They recognise that were going through a tough Agatha Ruiz Dela Prada Book Bags time Agatha Ruiz Dela Prada Online Shopping and theyve been very quick to help.

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The chief Authentic Prada Leather Handbag executive of the Football League, Shaun Harvey, said: With flood recovery work continuing at Brunton Park, wed like to thank Blackburn Rovers Authentic Prada Shoes Sale for offering the use of Ewood Park to ensure that Carlisle United can fulfil their first fixture of the new year against Plymouth Argyle. The Football League Board Authentic Prada Bag For Sale Philippines has click cg ratified the venue change and well continue to liaise with all three clubs, offering any assistance required.

Preston have already agreed to host Carlisles match against Notts County on 19 December, which leaves only the home game against Hartlepool on 28 December presently Apertura Outlet Prada Montevarchi without a venue while repairs are made to the ground.

At times like Authentic Prada Bag For Sale Ph this, it is important that members of the football Authentic Prada Factory Outlet Online family stick together, said Blackburn Rovers managing director, Derek Shaw. So we were only too happy to help out. The damage sustained at Brunton Park must be truly devastating and our deepest sympathies go out Apertura Outlet Prada Montevarchi to everyone connected to the club and to all those affected by the floods in the Carlisle community.

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