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Life Members’ Newsletter 31/12/14

I’d say it’s that time of year again but as long as I’ve been in the club (5 and a half years – bloody hell!) I’ve never noticed a life members newsletter. I was even Chairman for a year and wrote one though alas it was never published (on the basis that it didn’t have […]

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The Trip Before Christmas (Bull Pot Farm)

‘Twas the trip before Christmas, as I knocked on Tom’s door, The deadlines were stirring, so we numbered just 4; A go-pro was stuck to Jethro’s helmet with care, In hopes that eventually Glen would be here: The gear was all nestled, for some shopping we fled Where visions of salmon roasts went through our […]

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The Descent Pt.1 (Long Churns to Alum Pot)

Long Churns to Alum Pot 18.10.14 After the heavens had opened for the entire week, things were looking worrying concerning our trip to Long Churns Cave when reports came through of the water depths in the area. One minute we were going, the next we weren’t and were organising another cave to check out, and […]

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Long churns to Alum pot trip review of doom

Long Churns to Alum Pot It was my first weekend away with SUSS and despite feeling a little rough from the flagon or so of Old Rosie that had been consumed the night before I was excited to be doing some proper caving.  We parked up and put our gear on at the car, including […]