• Hello From Descent

    The publication date for issue 289 is the 10th of December, meaning subscribers should receive their copies during the week leading up to that date. It is also available from caving suppliers such as Inglesport and Starless River, or from our new website

    New Descent board here:

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    Dad and lad caving

    So thanks to a very kind equipment loan from Pete, T (8) and I (a lot older) headed off for some subterranean adventure in the Ystradfellte area. First up, Dinas silica mine. Lots of anticipation - putting on child-sized proper caving gear was a big hit, then a bit of a hike to find it (it's a...
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    Dad and lad caving

    So...I've been out of caving for a decade and now have an 8 year old. I'm visiting the Brecon area shortly, and thinking a father and son trip down Porth-yr-Ogof might be a good idea (obviously not the resurgance!). Plus maybe Bridge. I plan to run this cautiously and keep it very child-centred...