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JH – Peak Cavern and SUSS 50th Birthday

The phone rings and Jen answers it. It’s a “Steve Thompson” she shouted. Not heard of one of those I thought. Does he sell double glazing or life insurance I asked? I listen, waiting for the call centre patter, when I thought – I know that voice. Steve!!! THAT Steve!!! How the devil are you, […]

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Me and 3 of UBSS from Titan to Peak

Monday 29th August 2011 Waking up in the TSG, I went up to the entrance in Roy’s van with Cat, Adam and their friend Stuart. Ann handed me the entrance rope which I rigged and we promptly shot down to feast on Haribo at the bottom. We made it to the crawl to JH, me […]

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JH de-rigging escapades

Sunday 28th August 2011 Naturally, after Ceilidhing and discoing till gone 5 in the morning I was up at 8 raring to go! I helped getting breakfast running then said goodbye to the SUSS 50th weekend to de-rig JH with Rostam and our new UBSS friend Cat. We slipped down, clambered over the terrifying false-floor […]

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A Winnats Head photo finish

Saturday 27th August 2011 Me and Darren entered the cave at 11:20 dragging a bag each, no problems route finding just yet… at the sump Darren gasped like really expecting a goblin to jump out of the water and attack us. We made it to the up pitches alive, turned off before the digs to […]