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    So I found this bat in my house...

    Sell it on Ebay.
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    Caving in Georgia

    https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/276376121374
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    Gorham's Cave, Gibraltar.

    Channel 4 at 7.00pm.  Bethany Hughes with a recently discovered Medusa Mask.
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    The Grotto, Leigh Woods, Bristol

    I am investigating the caves of the Bristol area and I trying to locate The Grotto.  It is only briefly mentioned in Somerset Underground Volume 1 pages 63 and 64 but there is no description and it is not indexed under either G or T.  Any photos, descriptions etc would be most welcome.
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    October 2021 EuroSpeleo Newsletter

    You can download the English version of the October 2021 EuroSpeleo Newsletter at: https://www.eurospeleo.eu/images/stories/docs/europeleo-news/Newsletter%20October%202021%20English.pdf?fbclid=IwAR2nzFgJYP0qURiqNEI_7FqHWSTwC72_xGcnMvQ59uROL3vBBIBjrcY49pM
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    Caving in Texas

    Includes the successful rescue of an 18 month baby from a well. https://www.facebook.com/caverbill/videos/963890634203549/
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    The Lands of Karst. A Visual Story - a free book!

    A book of nice photographs, ?The Lands of Karst. A Visual Story? has just been published and is available for free download. It is a contribution to the International Year of Cave and Karst declared by the International Union of Speleology and supported by UNESCO and numerous institutions and...
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    List of Upcoming Cave and Karst Meetings

    List of Upcoming Cave and Karst Meetings If you are interested in any of the following events, contact the organizers directly to learn if they are still planned as announced below. 1) Geological Society of America Convention, 10-13 October 2021 (Portland, Oregon, USA)...
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    Hidden-Wales-with-Will-Millard-series-2-episode-4

    Slate Mines https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/m000mzvb/hidden-wales-with-will-millard-series-2-episode-4 Writer and adventurer Will Millard returns with more of Wales?s hidden wonders as he explores the forgotten, secret and almost inaccessible locations that reveal the country as you've...
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    Having a clear out

    PLEASE QUOTE LIST SEPTEMBER 1 ?ANDALJA U SVJET LITI?KE TEHNOLOGIJE / ?ANDALJA IN THE LIGHT OF LITHIS TECHNOLOGY ? EXIBITION  2000  41 pp many illus, some in colour.  SB English/ Croatian 50/50.  ?1.00 LAGANI?I CAVE / A PLACE OF LIFE AND DEATH ? EXIBITION, 2008,  59pp,  many illus, some in...
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    Leigh Woods Caves

    This is a BBC Archive film about people living rough in Leigh Woods. These old guys  weren't based in caves, but it does tie in with what you told me about the area being widely inhabited. Anyway, I thought you might like to see it. https://fb.watch/7jJkQzejD5/ 1964 film from the BBC Tonight...
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    Watermouth Caves

    Has anybody made a visit recently?  How much does it cost to visit?  I believe that there is small charge for parking.
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    List of Upcoming Cave and Karst Meetings

    List of Upcoming Cave and Karst Meetings If you are interested in any of the following events, contact the organizers directly to learn if they are still planned as announced below. 1)            1st Karst Science Forum, postponed to undetermined date in 2021 (Bucharest, Romania)...
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    Carbis Bay Mines

    Is this a potential security risk for the forthcoming G7 Conference? https://cornwallunderground.co.uk/blog-item/cornwall-g7-what-about-carbis-bay%E2%80%99s-mine-workings User avatar Top
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    NSS News June 2021 American Caving Accidents 2019-2020

    NSS News June 2021 American Caving Accidents 2019-2020 Cave rescue in the USA appears to be big business, sorry I mean highly organised with Trainees, Trainers, and finally Coordinators.  But I digress.  Back to the cave recues as described. Most appear to be hikers or similar entering a cave...
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    Len Dawes

    A 4 page obituary in the latest WSG Bull: Len was also very active in Swildon's 4. Dawes, Ken 2020  Len Dawes 1930-2020 Westminster Speleological Group Bulletin Vol 10 No 5 December 2020 pages 36-39 with 4 photos by Chris Baker.
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    Dennis Kemp 1923-1990

    I was surprised that Dennis has not had a mention, probably because he died in a climbing accident in Australia and was buried there.  My own recognition of Dennis is digging with him in Swildon's 4 in the 1970s. There is a fine 4 page obituary with 2 photos in the latest Westminster: Adcock...
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    Thai Cave Rescue.

    Thai Cave Rescue.  Two page article with 4 photos in yesterday?s Daily Mail, Saturday 15 May, pages 38/39.  There is a book? Thirteen Lessons that save thirteen lives by John Volanthen.  Full details at: https://books.mailshop.co.uk/thirteen-lessons-that-saved-thirteen-lives-9780711266094.html...
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    List of Upcoming Cave and Karst Meetings

    List of Upcoming Cave and Karst Meetings If you are interested in any of the following events, contact the organizers directly to learn if they are still planned as announced below. 1)            International Course and Field Seminar: Characterization and Engineering of Karst Aquifers, 1-6...
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    International Show Caves Association (ISCA) Newsletter

    International Show Caves Association May-June 2021 Newsletter The May-June issue of the International Show Caves Association (ISCA) Newsletter is now available at: https://www.i-s-c-a.org/clanok/251-isca-newsletter-may-june-2021. It is has something for everyone, including an excellent...
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