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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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Cave Training - 'This is the position you need to get into when pole vaulting across Mud Hall to get the rope accross'


As the day began to break they discovered the key issue with overnight scaling trips is not knowing when to stop...


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Stephanie is modelling the Draenen entrance diggers outfit, although we should point out that it is better suited for use on moonless nights.

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Now I finally understand what Ike and Tina Turner meant by a "schoolhouse outhouse", although this one is on Leck Fell, not out on Highway 19.

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It turns out you need more than three chums to make a human pyramid, even when you do have a metal template.