Monthly archives: March, 2015

SPA training at Plas y Brenin, 12-13 January 2015

SPA training at Plas y Brenin, 12-13 January 2015 I’ve just completed my SPA training at Plas y Brenin in Snowdonia. Plas y Brenin is the national training centre for mountaineering, climbing and other outdoor activities. The SPA is the Single Pitch Award – the longstanding benchmark qualification for taking people climbing outdoors. The training…



Child Protection Training 25th. February 2015

Child Protection Training 25th. February 2015 Are your children safe in our hands? Yes, of course they are; apart from anything else all children take part in company with their parent(s)/guardians. But, despite not needing them, all Craggers’ main volunteers hold DBS (formally CRB) checks. Until now these checks had been done under the aegis…



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Bivi in November 4 Photos



Craggers trip to the Cairngorms March 2015

Craggers trip to the Cairngorms March 2015 Craggers has had an annual trip to Scotland in the winter for a number of years for mountaineering and winter climbing. This year was notable for the absence of Tony, our most experienced member, due to hip and knee operations (too many hills!) For this reason we decided…



October 2014 trip to Cornwall

October 2014 trip to Cornwall We had had three weekly training sessions at the huge new climbing walls of Withdean Sport Centre in October before we left on Saturday the 25th, traveling all day to Gunnislake, Cornwall, very near Devon where in fact we did most of the climbing. In Withdean Centre, Becci and Alice…