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After 77 years, Ernie's guernsey returns

It’s more than three quarters of a century since Ernie Pilkington’s cherished Carlton guernsey went down with the naval destroyer. Last Saturday in Tasmania, Ernie's guernsey finally returned.

4:22pm  May 1, 2019

Vale Allan White - true Blue to the end

Allan White, an opportunistic Carlton forward in the early years of John Nicholls and Sergio Silvagni, has been laid to rest.

4:16pm  Jul 3, 2018

Heroes and villains of 1970

AFL Media explores how Carlton and Collingwood staged one of history's most famous Grand Finals.

11:05am  Jun 22, 2018

Francis' gift keeps spirit of 'Soapy' alive

Legendary Richmond footballer Francis Bourke talks about his bond with Carlton great Harry 'Soapy' Vallence.

9:40am  Jun 7, 2018

Carlton and Kardinia Park - the story so far

Take a look at the Blues' history at Kardinia Park ahead of their first game at the Cattery since 1997.

2:33pm  May 23, 2018

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