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Updated: 6th January 2021 -

Working Together for Northern Caving

The CNCC is the regional council of the British Caving Association for northern England and Scotland, and the representative body for caving clubs in these regions. Working with landowners to achieve greater access for cavers, as well as providing resin anchor placement and conservation coordination. Read more...

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23 January 2021
Knacker Trapper Hole work complete
Knacker Trapper Hole is open again! Back in December, the CNCC received a report of stability issues with the entrance to Knacker Trapper Hole near Chapel-le-Dale. This quirkily named, more challenging...
14 January 2021
Anchor Replacements
Replacement anchors for several northern potholes Through December, while North Yorkshire was in Tier 2, some of our approved anchor installers have taken the chance to follow up on some reports...
9 January 2021
Simpson-Swinsto warning
We have received a warning that the boulders at the foot of the final pitch of Simpson's Pot and Swinsto Hole (leading down to the Kingsdale Master Cave) shows signs...
8 January 2021
Press and Media
The CNCC is pleased to launch our new 'Press and Media' page Here you will find lots of frequently asked questions about caving which may prove especially useful for non-cavers putting...

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