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White River Series/Moose trap (nearly)

By Ellie On Saturday me, Big Jim, Mike and John from EPC went on an epic caving trip. Our plan was to go down Moose trap. So early in the morning we set off. Bit of breakfast eating in the tsg and we were off to rowter farm. Down JH, into Speedwell streamway (which had […]

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A Weekend at the Chapel

By Tom1 This weekend a selection of SUSSites descended on the TSG for fun and games. On the saturday me, Ginger Steve, Sema and fresher Sam went for a play down P8 (after realising I’d forgotten the wellies for Sam)… I went in the alternative entrance to P8 which is rather tight and grim then met up […]

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New Year in the Dales

My chaffeur, Big Jim, turned up on cue in Horton-in-Ribblesdale and so I was off to the YSS. With us came the Dead Kennedys and John Shuttleworth tapes – what else would you wash-up to in the morning? The overall results from my six-night stay weren’t that impressive – one successful trip in four attempts […]

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CHECC’09 South Wales Caving Club (Part 1)

CHECC ’09 South Wales Caving Club (Part 1) By Chris Playfoot 20/11/09 – 22/11/09 So once again the wonderful CHECC weekend was upon us. A staple date in the student caver calendar, I wasn’t about to let work on Sunday make me miss the fun (I was sick… honest…) On Friday, at about 1.30, me, […]

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Knotlow Hillocks sometime in March

By Rosie Hadfield Despite no-one quite knowing how to get to Knotlow-Hillocks, we managed to navigate there for midday. On the way we discovered that Ali had forgotten helmet, lamp and wet suit socks…it would be an interesting trip. We sat in the sun watching Jim rigging the Knotlow Climbing Shaft for an inordinate amount […]