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Welcome - Longwood Swallet Lock Vandalised

Welcome From Charterhouse Caving Company Ltd We have received a report today that the lock on Longwood Swallet has been vandalised and will not open. Please do not issue keys or permits for this cave until we have been able to repair it. This may take some time, as we need to get appropriate equipment on site.

Longwood Swallet Lock Vandalised - Longwood Swallet Lock Vandalised

Longwood Swallet Lock Vandalised From Charterhouse Caving Company Ltd 11th Apr 2021 We have received a report today that the lock on Longwood Swallet has been vandalised and will not open. Please do not issue keys or permits for this cave until we have been able to repair it. This may take some time, as we need to get appropriate equipment on site.

News Catalogue - [2021] Longwood Swallet Lock Vandalised

News Catalogue This page contains a list of all news items published in reverse date order. 2021 11 Apr 2021 Longwood Swallet Lock Vandalised 7 Apr 2021 WARNING - Rockfall in G.B. Cave - Update 28 Mar 2021 Coronavirus Recovery Roadmap: Stage 1 24 Feb 2021 Message from Chairman re Coronavirus 8 Feb 2021 WARNING - Rockfall in G.B. Cave - Update 2 Feb 2021 WARNING - Rockfall in G.B. Cave 9 Jan 2021 Coronavirus Lockdown Mark 3 2020 2 Nov 2020 CSCC and MCR: Joint Statement on Coronavirus L…

WARNING - Rockfall in G.B. Cave - Update - [From Charterhouse Caving Company Ltd - 8th Feb ...

WARNING - Rockfall in G.B. Cave - Update From Charterhouse Caving Company Ltd - 8th Feb 2021 The site of the reported rockfall in GB near the waterfall climb in Main Chamber has been checked. There has been a recent fall of mud, gravel and smallish boulders on the left (when viewed facing downstream) of the waterfall climb, near the bottom. The wall above the last part of the climb (the big steps) appears as it did before, but should be considered loose due to the recent fall. The top part is …

Welcome - [Welcome] Rockfall in GB

Welcome From Charterhouse Caving Company Ltd ROCKFALL IN THE AREA OF THE WATERFALL CLIMB, GB CAVERN Following the rockfall notified and publicised in early February, a further inspection trip was scheduled for 6 April, following the relaxation of covid restrictions. On 5th April, a report was received of a further fall. The inspection trip comprised Linda Wilson (Conservation Officer), Dave King and Graham Price (CCC Directors). A large area of the side of the passage above the big steps on t…

WARNING - Rockfall in G.B. Cave - Update - [News] GB Cave Rockfall - Update

WARNING - Rockfall in G.B. Cave - Update From Charterhouse Caving Company Ltd - 7th Apr 2021 ROCKFALL IN THE AREA OF THE WATERFALL CLIMB, GB CAVERN Following the rockfall notified and publicised in early February, a further inspection trip was scheduled for 6 April, following the relaxation of covid restrictions. On 5th April, a report was received of a further fall. The inspection trip comprised Linda Wilson (Conservation Officer), Dave King and Graham Price (CCC Directors). A large area of …

News Catalogue - [News] GB Cave Rockfall

News Catalogue This page contains a list of all news items published in reverse date order. 2021 7 Apr 2021 WARNING - Rockfall in G.B. Cave - Update 28 Mar 2021 Coronavirus Recovery Roadmap: Stage 1 24 Feb 2021 Message from Chairman re Coronavirus 8 Feb 2021 WARNING - Rockfall in G.B. Cave - Update 2 Feb 2021 WARNING - Rockfall in G.B. Cave 9 Jan 2021 Coronavirus Lockdown Mark 3 2020 2 Nov 2020 CSCC and MCR: Joint Statement on Coronavirus Lockdown Mark 2 30 Oct 2020 Annual J’Rat Diggi…

Documents - [2021]

Documents Forms If you have any expense claims please use one of the following forms: * [CSCC Expenses Form (.pdf)] * [CSCC Expenses Form (Excel format)] Minutes and Officer Reports 2021 * GM Friday 14 May 2021 [AGM Agenda & Notification of officer nominations.] [Letter to CSCC] * GM Monday 15 Feb 2021 [Agenda] [BCA Rep Report] [C&A Report] [Training Programme] [Draft Minutes 24-02-2021] 2020 * GM Fri 20th Nov 2020 * [Agenda] [Draft Minutes 27-11-20][C & A Report] [BCA Re…

Access to Caves in Cheddar Gorge - Added Cheddar Caves Logo

Access to Caves in Cheddar Gorge Further to the decision by Longleat to close the show caves and suspend their operations in Cheddar, they have notified CSCC that with immediate effect caver access to all caves on Longleat property which includes the whole south side of the Gorge, is no longer available. This includes all caves and digs, and affects sites such as Reservoir Hole, Spider Hole, Goughs Cave, Long Hole, Great Oones etc.

Welcome - [Edit - Panel]

Welcome Dear Southern Cavers, It is with some relief that as from Monday 29th March that the national “stay at home” rule will end, and the long path to a return to something like normality can begin. This means that it is no longer illegal to leave home without a valid excuse, though the government asks that we all minimise the number of journeys we make. From Monday 29th it is also permitted for up to 6 people, or two households, to meet outdoors and for people to take part formally organis…

Officers - [Officers] Added Open Graph Headers

Officers Chairman: Ed Waters Secretary: Frank Tully Treasurer: David Cooke Conservation & Access: Graham Price Equipment & Techniques: Andrew Atkinson. Training: Dave Keegan. BCA Rep: Linda Wilson. Webmaster: David Cooke

Welcome - [Welcome] Remove outdated coronavirus news items.

Welcome Dear Southern Cavers, It is with some relief that as from Monday 29th March that the national “stay at home” rule will end, and the long path to a return to something like normality can begin. This means that it is no longer illegal to leave home without a valid excuse, though the government asks that we all minimise the number of journeys we make. From Monday 29th it is also permitted for up to 6 people, or two households, to meet outdoors and for people to take part formally organis…

Coronavirus Recovery Roadmap: Stage 1 - created

Coronavirus Recovery Roadmap: Stage 1 Dear Southern Cavers, It is with some relief that as from Monday 29th March that the national “stay at home” rule will end, and the long path to a return to something like normality can begin. This means that it is no longer illegal to leave home without a valid excuse, though the government asks that we all minimise the number of journeys we make. From Monday 29th it is also permitted for up to 6 people, or two households, to meet outdoors and for people …

News Catalogue - [News] Coronavirus Recovery Roadamp Stage 1

News Catalogue This page contains a list of all news items published in reverse date order. 2021 28 Mar 2021 Coronavirus Recovery Roadmap: Stage 1 24 Feb 2021 Message from Chairman re Coronavirus 8 Feb 2021 WARNING - Rockfall in G.B. Cave - Update 2 Feb 2021 WARNING - Rockfall in G.B. Cave 9 Jan 2021 Coronavirus Lockdown Mark 3 2020 2 Nov 2020 CSCC and MCR: Joint Statement on Coronavirus Lockdown Mark 2 30 Oct 2020 Annual J’Rat Digging Awards 11 Oct 2020 Access to Caves in Cheddar Gor…

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Diary In person CSCC meetings take place at 10:30 am in the back bar of the Hunter's Lodge, Priddy. Online CSCC meetings take place via Zoom. Anyone interested in the Council's business may attend as an observer. If you have any items to add to the diary please contact the

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