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A Sunday Afternoon Stroll – Caches No’s 309 – 312
Sunday, 28 Mar, 2010 – 23:59 | No Comment
A Sunday Afternoon Stroll – Caches No’s 309 – 312

28th March 2010 – The Weston world, The Church GC14EZP – Cache #309
New technology ! – A bluetooth satellite receiver and a PDA running Memorymap, which is the Ordnance Survey’s digital map system, so you …

Three Hundred Up – Caches No’s 295 – 308
Saturday, 27 Mar, 2010 – 23:59 | No Comment
Three Hundred Up – Caches No’s 295 – 308

27th March 2010 – Post early for Christmas -1 GC1JYTE – Cache #295
A sunny Saturday afternoon stroll across the moors, what could be nicer ? (well a stroll across the moors when they are less …

A Cache a Day… Caches No’s 289 – 294
Friday, 26 Mar, 2010 – 23:59 | No Comment
A Cache a Day… Caches No’s 289 – 294

March 21st 2010 – Yeadon Pub Crawl GC1HM8B – Cache #289
A multicache that no-one had been to for about a year, the co-ordinates of which were to be found by answering questions about local pubs. …

A New Look ?
Thursday, 25 Mar, 2010 – 23:29 | No Comment
A New Look ?

I think it’s time this site had a new look.
There are lots of things that I don’t quite like about the way it looks at present.
My current thinking is to have one landing page with …

Mad March Meet – Caches No’s 274 – 288
Saturday, 20 Mar, 2010 – 23:59 | No Comment
Mad March Meet – Caches No’s 274 – 288

March 20th 2010 – Wharfedale In a Roundabout Way – Otley West GC24TJ6 – Cache #274
For the Mad March Meet cachers get together the organisers had put out ten or so caches and there was …

Trouble to the Extreme – Caches No’s 261-273
Sunday, 14 Mar, 2010 – 23:59 | No Comment
Trouble to the Extreme – Caches No’s 261-273

March 13th 2010 – Trouble in the woods GC1D8M6 – Cache #261
One thing I have not really got my head around yet is that caching takes me far longer than it should. It’s not the …

Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Friday, 12 Mar, 2010 – 19:55 | No Comment
Blackpool Pleasure Beach

1989 again this time, and a Summer’s day trip to Blackpool. I have been asked how I remember all these happenings from 20 years ago, and this perhaps is a good case in point… I …

Up the Lane – Caches No’s 259-260
Wednesday, 10 Mar, 2010 – 23:59 | No Comment
Up the Lane – Caches No’s 259-260

Mar 10th 2010 – The start of the lane GC1FF15 – Cache #259
A sunny lunchtime and instead of going to the sandwich shop I went caching. I can see the cache site from my office …

250 Up – Caches No’s 246 – 258
Sunday, 7 Mar, 2010 – 23:59 | No Comment
250 Up – Caches No’s 246 – 258

Mar 6th 2010 – Aireborough Panorama – Looking South GC1NGEY – Cache #246
This cache is on a footpath leading down from the Royalty pub, the path has a big high bank on one side …

Looking For Percy – My Cache Hide No. 1
Saturday, 6 Mar, 2010 – 23:59 | No Comment
Looking For Percy – My Cache Hide No. 1

Mar 6th 2010 – Curse Of The FTF Wharfedale #9 – Looking for Percy GGC24NHA – My Cache #1
Following my being the FTF to find the Beechings Axe cache it was up to me to …

Cache No. 205 – Denso Marston Wildlife Park
Friday, 5 Mar, 2010 – 23:59 | No Comment
Cache No. 205 – Denso Marston Wildlife Park

Mar 5th 2010 – Denso Marston Wildlife Park GCT0F5 – Cache #245
I work about a mile from here, as it was a nice day I decided to go for a little walk at lunchtime and …

Messing about in boats
Thursday, 4 Mar, 2010 – 23:25 | No Comment
Messing about in boats

Another dip into the past brings us to one of my favourite days that we had back then, Just a day spent messing about in boats. The boats in question were two 20ft barges that …