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The Main Attraction at Ingleton Waterfalls Trail

The Main Attraction at Ingleton Waterfalls Trail Saturday, 22 October 2016 Sacking off caving because caving is shite we all decided to go to the Ingleton Waterfalls trail for some excellent canyon action. In addition, professional kiwi tramper Ivanhoe was getting withdrawal from not standing in a river and so required immediate aqueous stimulation. Saturday […]

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Mr Breley Gets Busy in the Kitchen

Mr Breley Gets Busy in the Kitchen Friday, 21 October 2016 14:31: Gerge Brocolli sited at the sink washing up. Noted. Fattia surprised. Images ‘I’m going to do the washing up now. Ver badly’ Posted by: Wob Rotson Size: 71kb Width: 450 pixels Height: 600 pixels Posted: 21 October 2016

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Penyghent Pot: Rebolting 10th Pitch and Eerie Pot, then more

Penyghent Pot: Rebolting 10th Pitch and Eerie Pot, then more Saturday, 8 October 2016 Sam Allshorn had messaged me the day before asking if I would like to go on the trip with him, requesting an early start of 6:30am (if I had received comms before departing Leeds for Penyghent I would probably have stayed […]

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Crashing a DCU Freshers Trip

Crashing a DCU Freshers Trip Friday, 7 October 2016 – Sunday, 9 October 2016 After several months of not caving, enough was enough so I contacted Richard Cole, coincidentally working in Castlebar; who invited me on a DCU freshers trip. After a challenging phone conversation, I messaged Richard an address to pick me up from […]

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Giving it a Go – Coppy Gill Exit

Giving it a Go – Coppy Gill Exit Sunday, 2 October 2016 Turned up late to chapel, obviously there was still much faffing so no one noticed. Wrestled K. Brook because he thought that I was hiding his fire extinguisher. Kristian almost fulfilled his dream of having his very own small Japanese girl when Yukk […]

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Trapdoor Pot attempt 1

Trapdoor Pot attempt 1 Wednesday, 28 September 2016 We decided that caving midweek needed to be done. With George finding some work lifting logs with Peachey, I had to recruit a new driver in the form of Mr Walker. Alice was up for it, and after a few pints at the pub Jeremy expressed strong […]

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Bar Pot on Ladders and a Henslers round trip to Bar Pot Aven

Bar Pot on Ladders and a Henslers round trip to Bar Pot Aven Saturday, 24 September 2016 After the exploits of the day before, everyone was a bit tired and I awoke at 10. After ‘egginabap’ for breakfast we were confronted by an angry Staffroom who demanded we go to Claphamin spite of the pre-arranged […]

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Newby Moss

Newby Moss Friday, 23 September 2016 After and excellent introductory talk and far too much boozing, we were all set for a very faffy day. Rob and I awoke to the realization that we had overslept and were meant to meet Carl at the chapel 5 mins ago. After rushing upstairs, we found George calmly […]

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Beware The Technicolour Bin Burglar

Beware The Technicolour Bin Burglar Friday, 23 September 2016 Sighted in Settle coop at ~21:00 – 23/09/2016 – A man wearing an unsightly multicoloured jacket with mud on his face to conceal his identity approached a coop employee demanding bin-bound bread and making obnoxious noises. Settle coop ~21:30 – 24/09/2016 – The Sam Allshorne man […]

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Agen Allwedd Grand Circle

Agen Allwedd Grand Circle Sunday, 11 September 2016 Foreword: thanks for Mike Butcher in remembering the trip and assisting greatly in the rant write up. After the mishap of 2014, I was quite determined to be prepared for this trip. We stopped off in Newport City Library (a characterful venue) to print a survey and […]