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
It was quite a shock to see that, only on screen for a couple of seconds. I assumed it was a plan for a blitzkreig attack to take over most of southern England. I put it on facebook by 7.37am, such dangerous news should be shared.