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Articles Archive for August 2019

Caches No’s 4964 to 4968 – A Midlands Day Trip
Sunday, 25 Aug, 2019 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 4964 to 4968 – A Midlands Day Trip

Bank Holiday Sunday, earlier in the week Angel78 had contacted me and said she wanted to do something at the weekend, so I drove down to Lichfield, and then we went on to the Churnett …

Caches No’s 4923 to 4947 – A Cunning Plan
Friday, 23 Aug, 2019 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 4923 to 4947 – A Cunning Plan

In 2018 I found 188 caches, I had already reached this figure at Piratemania and having done 50 lab caches at Aberdeen my cache count had gone up considerably.
At Aberdeen Zoe had got to her …

Heading for 5000
Monday, 19 Aug, 2019 – 11:53 | No Comment
Heading for 5000

It seems to have been a long time since I reached a milestone cache – My 4,000th cache was the first ‘Meet the Mega Committee’ event we held back in January 2016, over three and …

Caches 4918 to 4922 – The Long Way Home From Aberdeen
Monday, 12 Aug, 2019 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches 4918 to 4922 – The Long Way Home From Aberdeen

Monday morning and the Sun was shining – where had that been for the rest of the weekend ?
After a final breakfast I set off home, firstly via Dunottar Castle, which I would have liked …

Caches No’s 4893 to 4917 – Aberdeen Sunday
Sunday, 11 Aug, 2019 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 4893 to 4917 – Aberdeen Sunday

Sunday morning and the weather wasn’t looking as good as it had the previous morning, so after another hearty breakfast I decided that my plan for the day was to go to the campsite and …

Caches No’s 4865 to 4892 – The Aberdeenshire Mega
Saturday, 10 Aug, 2019 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 4865 to 4892 – The Aberdeenshire Mega

After the rain and dismalness of Friday it was great to see that the weather on Saturday was fine and sunny. An excellent cooked breakfast in the hotel and then I was on my way …

Caches No’s 4843 to 4864 – The Trip To Aberdeen
Friday, 9 Aug, 2019 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 4843 to 4864 – The Trip To Aberdeen

The Aberdeenshire Mega – what was it going to be like ? I had decided a long time ago that I wasn’t going to go for the whole week because I didn’t want to spend …

Caches No’s 4828 to 4842 – Piratemania 2019
Saturday, 3 Aug, 2019 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 4828 to 4842 – Piratemania 2019

Piratemania 12, my 20th Mega event in the UK, well anywhere really as the other large event I attended in Germany was a Giga.The fifth time I have been to Piratemania, and the fourth that …