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The Five Stages of Caving 

Last two weeks of caving Denial – Washfold Pot Group of 7 Wandered around a field for a while Very early call out Great entrance Took 1hr to do the first 10-15 mins of caving (urgh) Quite cold Forgot kneepads Headache Squeezey bit Fell 4m and bounced off a rock near pitch head Cool traverse Cool […]

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Mendips Weekend 12/03/11 – 13/03/11

By Chris So my first time to the Mendip after putting it off for two years… It definitely did not disappoint! Perhaps I need to do more down there to see the real Mendip? Anyhow, Me, Tom1, Glen, Ed and Tom Strickland (John/Tom3) set off from Buxton in Glens roaring wagon and arrived at the […]

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SUSS Mendips trip…still going!

By Ellie and Rosie (sat at this very minute in the belfry with a nice fire going) So we found out that the Belfry has interweb – so thought we would update you with the amazing trip that we did today! We finally all arrived in Summmurset by 11am today (rosie having got severely delayed […]

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Swildon trip; rounding off a very civilised Mendip Weekend

By Lorrie After the arrival of Andy and Sally, the adventure began for James Rhodes, Tom1, Alisa and me. First major challenge was getting round the confusion of having to change in a a bird dropping palace (a barn). Apparently getting naked by the side of the road was not to be done down south. […]