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Roast Dinner big success

A big thank-you to Jane and Martyn for hosting an amazing roast dinner at Jane’s house on Sunday the 1st November. 28 SUSS members in total were there, to gobble up the gravy.

Fresher Dales Weekend 2009
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Fresher Dales Weekend 2009

Ten Freshers piled up to the NPC hut for the First SUSS Freshers caving weekend of the year on 17th October. It was an absolutely brilliant weekend with trips to Yordas, Sunset hole, Great Duke, Manchester Pot, Groyden to Church Pot, County to Wretched Rabbit, Washfold, Calf Hole and Old Ing. [imagebrowser id=3] Tom 1 […]

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New headway made in Draenen

By Tom Bell On 31st October I got a second look around Ogof Draenen’s gigantic system on a digging trip to the Dolimores series alongside Peter (a chap from Hampshire), Trevor (a friendly local) and three Aberystwyth Uni student cavers, Oli, Henry and Rich. After getting ourselves optimally wet in the entrance series at 11ish […]

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Western Highway – update 1November2009

By Henry Rockliff The trip last week on tuesady had 5 of us head down for a good dig. we got about 70 buckets. It continues up steadily and is all looking good. We broke the pick axe! And wore a hole in one of the buckets and there is ever more need for a […]

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Eastwater again after a 10 year gap!

By Imogen Furlong Well its been a while since I did any caving on Mendip, and I’ve always found Eastwater cavern to be really rather grim and scary. The last time I went down Eastwater in fact was 10 years ago, and I thought I’d never go down again. But, this weekend and having got a […]