• Out now!!

    'Descent issue 291 is published on 1 April, so subscribers' copies will be posted out next week. Please note: we are currently away on a caving trip, so our online shop will be closed until 20 April. While we are away, individual copies can still be bought from Inglesport and Starless River.'.

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  1. J

    Leaving lids off shafts, North Pennines

    For the second time in the last year a deep shaft (not the same one on both occasions) has been opened up and left un-covered in this area. Understandably locals and landowners are less than impressed. Fortunately this time I have not been blamed :? The shaft in question is approximately 250...
  2. J

    Mines/quarries vs. Natural Caves

    Anyone got a sound theory as to why some prefer mines and some caves, but more to the point why is it so few of us are into both? Just about everybody I know is strongly into one but not the other :? Answers on apostcard.... or post here if you prefer.