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Address Changes

M. Baker, 22 Riverside Gardens, Midsomer Nortonm Som.
J.D. Statham, 22 Malleny Ave., Balerno, Midlothian, Scotland

Colour Coding of Caving Tackle used on Mendip

To enable cavers to recognise their club tackle, a colour code was agreed in 1960.  The colour code is still in use today.

Axbridge Caving Group

Yellow

Bristol Exploration Club

Blue

Cerberus Speleo.Society

Grey

Mendip Caving Group

Pink

Mendip Nature Research Committee

Green

Shepton Mallet Caving Club

Black

University of Bristol Speleo. Society

Orange

Wessex Cave Club

Red

Westminster Speleo.Group

Brown

Wessex have a colour coding for various lengths of rope in addition to the normal red sleeve.

Cuthberts Guest Leader System.

Since the setting up of Guest leader system for St. CuthbertÂ’s new log sheets are being prepared. This will enable the Guest Leader or any B.E.C. leader, for that matter without a Belfry key, to fill out the caving log form, which will be stored inn the changing room at any time mid-week. The form to be clipped into the CuthbertÂ’s log book as soon as possible.