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The trials and tribulations during the quest to extend the known cave passages of Wookey Hole Cave, Mendip, Somerset.

The main protagonists, in no particular order, have been: Vince Simmonds, Jonathon Riley, Robin 'Tav' Taviner, Nick Hawkes, Graham 'Jake' Johnson, Mike Moxon, Paul 'Brockers' Brock, Duncan Price,  Connor Roe, and Roz Simmonds. Others have lent a hand too, including Callum Simmonds, Tom Chapman, Ray Deasy, Alex Gee, Pete 'Snablet' McNab, Pete Bolt, Claire Cohen, Pete Hall, Mandy Voysey, David Walker, Lee Hawkeswell, James Begley, Naomi Frazier, Estelle Sandford, Max Fisher, Adele Ward, Lee Smith, Chris Dubery, Will (Nick's nephew) and the Belgians (seven members of the Cascade Caving Club).

Above: the banner image, 'Mud cones in Land of Hope & Glory' was taken by Mark Burkey.


Miscellaneous Posted on 21 March 2020 6:53 am

Due to the corona virus (Covid-19) pandemic and the latest UK Government advice on social distancing, etc. all digging activities are suspended for the foreseeable future. Good luck and hopefully, good health people!

Happy days!

Miscellaneous Posted on 21 February 2019 5:31 am

Some of the teams reaction on finding the dig flooded, October 2018!
Left to right: Mike, Duncan, Nick and Tav