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by Damian Weare
Fri 22 Mar 2013 22:24
Forum: BCA
Topic: Joint BCA/BCRA Party Weekend: 14-16 June 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 4204

Joint BCA/BCRA Party Weekend: 14-16 June 2013

For the first time BCA has joined together with BCRA to host a Party Weekend based at the Rotary Centre, Castleton from 14-16 June 2013 . The weekend combines a late bar, hog roast, band and disco with some introductory cave science workshops and the BCA AGM. The venue is suitably remote and has ple...
by Damian Weare
Mon 03 Sep 2012 22:08
Forum: BCA
Topic: BCA Statement on Casterton Fell Access
Replies: 0
Views: 4237

BCA Statement on Casterton Fell Access

BCA Statement on Casterton Fell Access Please distribute as widely as possible The Council of Northern Caving Clubs has a long-standing agreement with the landowners of Casterton Fell that gives generous access arrangements to all BCA Member Clubs. Unfortunately on Saturday, 18th August, a day when...
by Damian Weare
Wed 14 Dec 2011 19:53
Forum: BCA
Topic: "Weather and its Effects on Caves: a Guide for Cavers&q
Replies: 0
Views: 4375

"Weather and its Effects on Caves: a Guide for Cavers&q

Just a note that BCA has just published its latest booklet "Weather and its Effects on Caves: a Guide for Cavers" as a free download from the BCA website . This comes hot on the heels of "The Hydrology of Goyden Pot and Manchester Hole", also available from the BCA website . I can also report that t...
by Damian Weare
Sat 15 Oct 2011 19:53
Forum: BCA
Topic: 2012 BCA Membership Fees
Replies: 0
Views: 4214

2012 BCA Membership Fees

Earlier in the year the BCA Insurance Manager consulted member clubs about the desirability of increasing BCA’s Third-Party liability cover limit from £2 million to £5 million. A clear majority of the clubs who responded were in favour of this increase. Therefore, BCA Council today agreed to extend ...
by Damian Weare
Sun 23 Jan 2011 11:29
Forum: BCA
Topic: BCA AGM 2011
Replies: 0
Views: 4622

BCA AGM 2011

All Direct, CIM Plus, Club and Associate members of BCA should receive this AGM notification by post this week. Further information on the AGM, including Agenda and Officers' Reports will be available posted on the AGM page of the BCA website as they become available.
by Damian Weare
Fri 30 Jul 2010 13:35
Forum: BCA
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Replies: 2
Views: 7076

1 Week to go until the deadline for receipt of your ballot papers.

Keep 'em coming!
by Damian Weare
Tue 13 Jul 2010 20:19
Forum: BCA
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Replies: 2
Views: 7076

Paper copies should now have arrived with all Individual Members. If they have not, it is probably because the information we hold for you is incorrect. If you suspect this might be you, please contact Glenn Jones, our Membership Administrator (details on Contacts page of website). Clubs should be r...
by Damian Weare
Tue 13 Jul 2010 20:18
Forum: BCA
Topic: BCA Newsletters
Replies: 2
Views: 6999

Paper copies should now have arrived with all Individual Members. If they have not, it is probably because the information we hold for you is incorrect. If you suspect this might be you, please contact Glenn Jones, our Membership Administrator (details on Contacts page of website). Clubs should be r...
by Damian Weare
Sat 03 Jul 2010 15:35
Forum: BCA
Topic: BCA Newsletters
Replies: 2
Views: 6999

Newsletter 13

BCA Newsletter 13 is now available here.

Paper copies will be on their way to members shortly, along with a Constitutional Amendments Ballot Paper. For more information on the latter, see BCA website.
by Damian Weare
Sat 03 Jul 2010 15:33
Forum: BCA
Topic: Constitutional Amendments
Replies: 2
Views: 7076

Constitutional Amendments

As part of the ongoing work to streamline procedures in BCA, Council has made several proposed amendments to the Constitution. These were agreed unanimously at the AGM in March and now need to pass through the final stage of ratification: a postal ballot of all members. Along with Newsletter 13 , al...
by Damian Weare
Wed 02 Jun 2010 10:23
Forum: BCA
Topic: BCA Handbook - Updates
Replies: 13
Views: 33780

Handbook - downloadable version

The downloadable version is now available from here.

Please note that the password is bcahandbook to try to avoid the e-mail addresses being collected.
by Damian Weare
Fri 28 May 2010 17:38
Forum: BCA
Topic: BCA Handbook - Updates
Replies: 13
Views: 33780

BCA Handbooks 2010-11

The BCA Handbook 2010-11 has been posted this afternoon to all Uk-based Direct Individual, CIM+, Group and Club members. The foreign ones will go on Tuesday when I get to a Post Office.

The downloadable version will also hopefully be available on Tuesday.
by Damian Weare
Sun 17 Jan 2010 16:32
Forum: BCA
Topic: BCA AGM 2010
Replies: 0
Views: 5462

BCA AGM 2010

The Agenda for the 2010 BCA AGM can now be downloaded from the BCA website by following the link from the front page or by clicking here . A paper copy will be with all DIMs, Clubs, Access Bodies & Associate Members within the next fortnight. Hope to see as many people as possible on 20th March part...
by Damian Weare
Fri 18 Dec 2009 21:41
Forum: BCA
Topic: BCA Newsletters
Replies: 2
Views: 6999

BCA Newsletters

BCA Newsletter 12 can now be downloaded from the BCA website.

Paper copies should be arriving with DIMs and Clubs now.
by Damian Weare
Tue 18 Aug 2009 08:52
Forum: Cambrian Caving Council
Topic: Latest Cambrian Caving Council Newsletter
Replies: 1
Views: 9672

Re: Latest Cambrian Caving Council Newsletter

The April and July Cambrian Caving Council Newsletters are now available on the CCC website.

http://www.cambriancavingcouncil.org.uk/publications.html