Jreg’s ‘Super Happy Fun Trip’
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Jreg’s ‘Super Happy Fun Trip’

This trip started off with the best intentions. A 9am trip to Dr Jacksons on Bank Holiday Monday – sounds simple. We woke up to the news that Jack didn’t get off work until the early hours and couldn’t make it. So at 7.33 in the morning we were trying to agree on another trip […]

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Death and Horror (Giants-Oxlow Connection 50th Anniversary)

I first heard about the ‘Chamber of Horrors’  whilst in the pub as a poor unsuspecting caving fresher. The description of the giants/oxlow connection left me concerned for the sanity of my new-found friends, if slightly disbelieving that ‘suck the ceiling’ was an instruction to be taken literally. Nonetheless, it sounded like a desperately unpleasant […]

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Giants Upper Series

Sunday 1st October 2011 I seconded this trip with Edd leading, taking Peachy the younger, Xavier and Conor on their frist trip underground with SUSS. After some oohing and ahhing at the formations and civilized discussion of speleogenesis, we pottered down to Garlands to peer down from the traverse. From Base Camp Chamber we climbed […]