Pedn Crifton Slabs, North Buttress, West Cornwall

Submitted by: Andy March Crag: Pedn Crifton Slabs, North Buttress Date of ascent: 23/04/17 Climbers: Andy March The Precariat Length/grade/stars: 22m E3 5c * Start location: The wall between Prommie Bastards and Bristletail Suicide. Pitch descriptions: Climb to a tiny […]

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BMC 2017 AGM

The 2017 BMC AGM was held on the 22nd April at Plas y Brenin, coincidentally Earth Day (more on that later). The AGM promised to be an extraordinarily complex event with two major motions on the agenda: A rise is […]

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Carn Sperm, Seaward Cliff, West Cornwall

Submitted by: Rob Seymour Crag: Carn Sperm, Seaward Cliff Cassini Date of ascent: 22/04/17 Length/grade/stars: 20m VS 5a * Climbers: Rob Seymour, James Mann Start location: Start on the sloping platform left of the large recess (containing The Runner, etc.) […]

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Huntsham Crag, Bus Stop Boulder, Forest of Dean

Submitted by: Matt Hammersley Crag: Huntsham Crag, Bus Stop Boulder Date of ascent: 20/04/17 Climbers: Matt Hammersley, James Moverley Return to Sender Length/grade/stars: 6m HVS 5b Start location: The Bus Stop Boulder is a long over looked boulder situated a […]

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Wintours Leap, The Great Wall, Small Wall, Lower Wye Valley

Submitted by: Mike Hope Crag: Wintours Leap, The Great Wall, Small Wall One for Button Date of ascent: 19/04/17 Length/grade/stars: 15m E3 5c * Climbers: Mike Hope, Peter Williams Start location: Small wall can only be sensibly reached by following […]

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Hidden Wall, Mowingword East, Pembroke Stackpole & Lydstep

Submitted by: Simon Laker Crag: Hidden Wall, Mowingword East No Man’s Land Date of ascent: 16/04/17 Length/grade/stars: 25m VS 4b Climbers: Simon Laker, Roger Phillips Start location: Start as for Arête and Groove Pitch descriptions: Climb to the first break. […]

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Paul Ross – New Challenge

Steve Crossley spotted this video of one of our more senior members Paul Ross climbing Little Chamonix on Shepherds Crag wearing roller blades and boxing gloves!! Well done Paul Don’t try this at home!

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Rex Nieto – Funeral Arrangements

We regret to announce that Rex Nieto passed away after suffering the effects of a stroke for some time. He was for some years the custodian of Ynys. We send our sympathies to his family and friends. Rex’s funeral will […]

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Alan P Brook – Funeral Arrangements

We regret to announce that Alan Brook has passed away after suffering from Prostate Cancer for some time. We send our sympathies to his wife Julie, family and friends. Ray Evans Funeral arrangements: Wednesday 19th April @ 12:15 at Stockport […]

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Piolets d’Or 2017 – Nick Bullock

Nyainqentangla South East via the North Buttress Congratulations to CC member Nick Bullock on this award! Also Nick’s write up on his Blog … Phil Griffiths

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