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    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

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Caption Competition!!


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Bugger, we've caught up with a fresher's trip and there's the inevitable log jam at the pitch.


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langcliffe said:
Ouroboros slowly oozed from the rock, with its intended victims mesmerized below.

Something like this?


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Best watch that mining artefact, one of those Mendipshire lads will have it away for a stemple down a dig before you can say "Stull"


'hmmm, this cave appears to enter into the u bend of Goliaths lavatory.. Thank god we didn't arrive 2 mins earlier'

Roger W

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I know people have started to question the long-term durability of resin anchors, but do you really think that giant rawlplugs like this one are the answer?


Lockdown can get a bit tedious, but that is a great log.
Fancy coming back next week to watch it again?


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Jacques and Phillipe briefly pause to contemplate that they should not have taken the Chunnel maintenance contract, nor indeed poked it.