• 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:

Kenya lava tubes


Well-known member
John Blashford-Snell's "Mysteries: Encounters with the unexplained" includes visits to Saswa shield volcano & Mt Elgon's elephant salt mines during Operation Drake (c.1978-80). He also visited caves along the Blue Nile in Ethiopia & the German defensive tunnels in Jersey.