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Knotlow

By Twebber I had another little trip in Knotlow to continue the diving of the pump series. I met up with Jeff and Mandy on a cold and frosty Knotlow Triangle. The 210 shaft was rigged Jeff and Mandy went off to go down the climbing shafts. A delay while i looked for my descender, […]

South Wales and it’s pretty caves (Ogof Ffynnon Ddu and the Gorge)
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South Wales and it’s pretty caves (Ogof Ffynnon Ddu and the Gorge)

by Sully The South Wales weekend was a success although when we first arrived – there was no water and the toilet facilities were closed (frozen) but this was soon fixed. On Saturday Brendan, Rostam, Tom S, Pointy Tom, Helen and I visited the top entrance of Ogof.  It was amazingly pretty throughout and for […]

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Odin-ing it in the mud

by Sully No idea what the temperature outside was but it was freezing – especially getting changed before going in. Tom1, Ellie and I visited Odin mine today. On the way in, we were greeted by a friendly spider whose way I stayed out of (don’t really get on with them). It was incredibly warm […]

Hillocks at –10 degrees C
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Hillocks at –10 degrees C

By Imo Its cold out there at Monyash – really cold. Ian’s (my housemate) car was reading about –16C but we think maybe –10C. Anyway the snow was really crystallising on the surface. My feet were frozen by the entrance. Tom1 and I discussed options. The knotlow-hillocks trip involves quite a lot of subterranean water […]

CHECC List
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CHECC List

By Tom1 Another year and another CHECC gone and probably quite a few brain cells. As usual an excellent weekend with SUSS putting in an admirable show with fancy dress. From what I remember, which is unfortunately little after a bottle and a half of port, Friday night was awesome as usual with much dancing, drinking and debauching. Saturday […]