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by Les Williams
Fri 29 Jun 2012 17:58
Forum: Council of Southern Caving Clubs
Topic: Adopt a cave scheme
Replies: 1
Views: 10288

Re: Adopt a cave scheme

Hi Dave
The adopt a cave scheme was/is run by Descent Magazine and BCA has nothing to do with it at all.

Les
by Les Williams
Sun 25 Dec 2011 20:59
Forum: This Forum
Topic: Registration on this site.
Replies: 2
Views: 7706

I will be clearing out any inactive accounts over the christmas period. Please contact the moderators if you haven't posted but wish to remain registered...
by Les Williams
Wed 16 Nov 2011 22:30
Forum: This Forum
Topic: Registration on this site.
Replies: 2
Views: 7706

Whilst I am at it, here is a reminder of the terms you all agree to when you register. Just for your information and as a reminder. While the administrators and moderators of this forum will attempt to remove or edit any generally objectionable material as quickly as possible, it is impossible to re...
by Les Williams
Wed 16 Nov 2011 22:25
Forum: This Forum
Topic: Registration on this site.
Replies: 2
Views: 7706

Registration on this site.

There is an increasing number of users registering on here just as a means to promote their own web sites and to spam the forum. This forum is intended for cavers, to use to discus caving related things. It is not provided for the purpose of self promotion or to aid google rankings on personal web s...
by Les Williams
Sat 31 Jul 2010 20:22
Forum: Council of Southern Caving Clubs
Topic: Priddy Green Sink Entrance Repairs 14/8/10
Replies: 0
Views: 5524

Priddy Green Sink Entrance Repairs 14/8/10

A hole has opened around the side of the pipes at Priddy Green Sink.

CSCC is holding a working party to carry out repairs. It is proposed to meet on the Green from about 10:00am onwards on Saturday 14th August.

All help is very welcome
by Les Williams
Mon 25 Jan 2010 23:46
Forum: BCA
Topic: BCA Club insurance question?
Replies: 3
Views: 8776

Hi Dave,

I don't understand this either so I will ask BCA's insurance manager to try and explain.

Les
by Les Williams
Fri 15 Jan 2010 21:24
Forum: BCA
Topic: BCA Club insurance question?
Replies: 3
Views: 8776

Re: BCA Club insurance question?

Hi Dave I would like some clarification about the BCA insurance. Suppose a club arranges a trip and non-club members come on the trip. Is the club insurance for our members nullified on this trip? From the BCA insurance FAQ - http://british-caving.org.uk/membership/08D1633_FAQ_2008.pdf 86 Q: Does th...
by Les Williams
Sat 22 Aug 2009 10:10
Forum: Council of Southern Caving Clubs
Topic: Cuckoo Cleeves Closed
Replies: 0
Views: 5695

Cuckoo Cleeves Closed

Cuckoo Cleeves has been closed due to high levels of CO2 Following further studies at Cuckoo Cleeves the cave will remain closed for the foreseeable future. A comprehensive series of checks is under way to monitor the air in the cave for the next week or so. Please stay away from this cave until you...
by Les Williams
Mon 17 Aug 2009 22:13
Forum: Cambrian Caving Council
Topic: Pollution in Little Neath River Cave
Replies: 0
Views: 6845

Pollution in Little Neath River Cave

Recurrent pollution problems in Little Neath River Cave have recently caused cavers to become unwell. Please would anyone visiting the cave take extreme care and be advised to leave the cave if they find a strong smell of what is suspected to be diesel. Could anybody experiencing pollution in the ca...
by Les Williams
Sun 11 May 2008 19:11
Forum: Hidden Earth - The National Caving Conference
Topic: Hidden Earth 2008
Replies: 0
Views: 9507

Hidden Earth 2008

Hidden Earth 2008 will be on the weekend of the 26th to 28th September at Prince Henry's Grammar School in Otley near Leeds. Camping is on site again and there is all the usual stuff with 3 theatres full of lectures and presentations. There will also be the exhibition hall with art, photo salon, cl...
by Les Williams
Wed 06 Jun 2007 19:01
Forum: Caving
Topic: vecors 2008 message from olivier vidal fsue secretary
Replies: 6
Views: 23442

Except nobody has booked a stand at Hidden Earth for this purpose yet. Image
by Les Williams
Wed 06 Jun 2007 06:45
Forum: Caving
Topic: vecors 2008 message from olivier vidal fsue secretary
Replies: 6
Views: 23442

Cookie wrote:
LesW wrote: Where?
Vercors?
Where does it say about registering for Hidden Earth?
by Les Williams
Tue 05 Jun 2007 20:24
Forum: Caving
Topic: vecors 2008 message from olivier vidal fsue secretary
Replies: 6
Views: 23442

Cookie wrote:Hi Ged,

I notice there will be an opportunity for delegates to register for Hidden Earth. Good idea. We would welcome more foreign delegates.
Where?
by Les Williams
Mon 21 May 2007 23:55
Forum: Council of Southern Caving Clubs
Topic: Hunters Hole
Replies: 0
Views: 11984

Hunters Hole

Following a meeting tonight with Roger Dors, owner of Hunters Hole , I can report that the cave has now reopened for caving.

Normal access is restored. See the CSCC websitefor up to date access information
by Les Williams
Mon 21 May 2007 23:50
Forum: Caving
Topic: Statement concerning resin anchors in Mendip Caves
Replies: 1
Views: 15196

Statement concerning resin anchors in Mendip Caves

The following statement has been released by the Equipment & Techniques Committee of BCA, concerning Rhino Rift and other Mendip caves. Following a report of loss of resin from an anchor in Rhino Rift, an investigation was put in hand by the Equipment Committee. As a result, precautionary measures w...