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James Johnson's 21st birthday bash
A great day was had by all at James' do at Alderley. There are some pictures on the club website at this link. If anyone else wants to add photos, please do so.
Happy New Year
A happy new year to all our members and website visitors. We hope it goes well for you. Members, please remember that subs are due for January 1st and should be paid by 31st March.
DCC AGM held
The Club AGM was held on Monday, 5th December. The officers and committee was unchanged except for Anton and Allan joining with Anton as Meets Secretary, and Kieran and Simon leaving. Four full and one associate member were welcomed into the Club and one person joined as a probationer. Meeting dates for 2017 were agreed and are now on the events list. If you need any further information, contact the Secretary or Treasurer.
NAMHO Conference 2017
The NAMHO Conference in 2017 is being held in Surrey and Kent under the leadership of the Wealden Cave and Mine Society. The venue will be Godstone and camping will be available. The dates are Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th June 2017. The booking form and other detail will be available via the NAMHO website (www.namho.org) in due course.
The next Open Weekend will be at Engine Vein mine. The Open Days are 22nd and 23rd April 2017, the weekend between Easter and the Bank Holiday. There are places to book on both days and space is always left available for people turning up on the day. For more information including the booking form and a map of how to get there, you can click here. For trips down the mines at other times of the year, you can click here.
More about the Alderley Mines
The new edition of Chris Carlon's Alderley Edge Mines book is for sale from the publisher and from Amazon. Copies are also available at the Club's Open Weekends. The book has been heavily revised and describes all the main mines in detail. It remains a useful companion to the Alderley Edge Story published in 2016. Contact Nigel for further details. The cost is £12 plus postage.
Caving and mining log
The most recent items on the caving and mining log can now be viewed in brief in this panel. Click on the section below that says: news | events | log. Remember to add a record of your own trips.
Members may be able to view more events on the DCC calendar that we do not make public.
Members may be able to view more log entries on the DCC log that we do not make public.
In case of emergency at Alderley Edge, call POLICE 999 and ask for DERBYSHIRE CAVE RESCUE. They will call out local team members.
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