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Photography at Holme Bank Mine

By Imo Well I’ve got a nice new camera! At last! Thought I’d take it down Holme Bank Chert Mine last week, to test it out, but DOH! I forgot the tripod. As a result the photos are not all that great. Still for those folks that came down to help me – here is […]

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SUSS Bonfire Bonanza

By Rosie On 7-8th over 20 SUSSians descended on Castleton for a weekend of caving and fireworks. Most met at the early hour of 8.30 (before I’d ever get up for lectures!) to drive out and get into Peak Cavern in time for 10. 3 trips went for a pleasant trip down there, often bumping […]

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The Little’uns go to P8

By Tom1 Well, this was both mine and Chris’ first time rigging underground on our own, nervous, excited, psyched. We got underground at about midday and wasted no time getting to the first pitch where we found another group just finishing getting down. We both agreed that Chris would rig the first pitch as I […]

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Draenen Digging and lots of pretty formations

By Imo Back to the Dollimores with Tom2, some OUCC members, some UBSS members and some from Abba Uni. Once more I was reminded of my lack of caving fitness. Its been quite a long time for me in Draenen and my crawling prowess is definately not what it once was. Still as they say […]