Sailing in Anglesey

In the summer while traversing the Cullin ridge with James 2, I remember looking out to the islands surrounding Skye and imagining how awesome...

A duck, a tree and a mine

… walked into a bar (not really, but it does sounds like the start of a joke) I was keen to get in some more...

Little Hull Pot

Sunday 27th Aug 2023 Hugo, Adam Baldock, Ane I thought I should try out this whole ‘writing rants’ thing - and might as well start with...

Blessed to be an Honorary Brendan’s Boy (Canyoning Lake Como)

(Canyoning pics taken by Brendan Hall) Journey to Italy Myself, Chris and James set off from Leeds on Friday 7th July just after lunchtime in James’s...

Canyoning Holiday (Lake Como)

Prologue In the weeks preceeding Rob Watson and Nathan Walker seemed convinced our ineptitude would lead to at least one if not all of us...

Brenden Blunders Bodengo 2

Alarm sounding, rolling out of bed, a half awake blur, situation: an idyllic Italian village aside a magistic waterfall. An oppressive humidity after three...

Paul Pot Memorial Trip 2023

The Paul Pot memorial trip was upon us but the students weren't actually planning Lost John's - just a Notts 2 trip so that...

Craig A Ffynnon

Monday 2 January 2023 Antony Butcher, Gavin Elsley and Jon Haynes Sometime in the late 1990s, we (infamously) turned up late for a planned trip into...

The Breaking of the Virgin in Cussey Pot

Kristian Brook, Rob Eavis, & Joe Buck Everything was new. The oversuit, new. The harness, new. The light, new. I was ready to reborn as...

A Quiet Weekend at the Belfry 

In London for work, and coming off from nights. I knew if I headed up north I’d just spend the weekend sleeping and then...