The 2018 UK Mega Event
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Fri, 26/08/16 – 16:08 | No Comment

Back in March last year (March 2015 that is) I was at an event in Harrogate talking to Robin (Harrogate Hunters) and Steve (Mad Yokel) – or rather I was listening to them discussing the …

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Explorer 297

Explorer Map 297 – Lower Wharfedale & Washburn Valley

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Caches No’s 3636 to 3659 – Caching in Kent
Sun, 3/05/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3636 to 3659 – Caching in Kent

We had decided to stay in Kent for an extra day after the Mega and do some caching locally. But then Adam had seen that there was a car boot sale on at Hop Farm …

Caches No’s 3612 to 3635 – The Kent Mega 2015
Sat, 2/05/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3612 to 3635 – The Kent Mega 2015

Unlike last year the Premier Inn in Maidstone didn’t mix our room booking up, so Adam and I had to pay for our breakfast (see last years write up, caches 3196 – 3204) but as …

Caches No’s 3610 & 3611 – Welcome to the Kent Mega
Fri, 1/05/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3610 & 3611 – Welcome to the Kent Mega

Kent Mega time… and unlike last year we weren’t taking a glamorous assistant, there was just going to be me and Adam… still he had arranged to take down another cacher, TeamAwesome2012, from Coventry. He …

Caches No’s 3603 to 3609 – Not getting a CITO Day Souvenir
Sat, 25/04/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3603 to 3609 – Not getting a CITO Day Souvenir

Every year Groundspeak have a Cashe In, Trash Out – CITO day, and if you go to the CITO and help clear up an area you get a souvenir on your profile page for it. …

Caches No’s 3585 to 3601 – An Easter Monday drive in the country
Mon, 6/04/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3585 to 3601 – An Easter Monday drive in the country

 
Easter Monday, and I decided that I needed a little ‘me’ time, and also decided that I needed to do some caching cos I’ve been really slow at it so far this year.
I checked out …

Cache No. 3584 – GC5PHC0 Quiet Drinks
Mon, 30/03/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Cache No. 3584 – GC5PHC0 Quiet Drinks

30th March 2015 – Quiet Drinks GC5PHC0 – cache #3584
On such a rainy, windy, horrible night it was lovely to get a smiley in a nice warm friendly pub.
Goldfish58 – or Carina as she’s know …

Grid Square SE1646
Sun, 29/03/15 – 21:08 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1646

The Ordnance Survey list has 6 Benchmarks in grid SE1646, all Cut Marks.

Grid Square SE1749
Sun, 22/03/15 – 21:34 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1749

The Ordnance Survey list has 4 Benchmarks in grid SE1749, one is a Pivot, the others are all Cut Marks.

Caches No’s 3580 to 3583 – Three More Survey Monuments, and More
Sat, 21/03/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3580 to 3583 – Three More Survey Monuments, and More

Two weekends in a row I spent driving down to the West Midlands – though this journey took me down as far as Gloucestershire, is that still the West Midlands ? or is it near …

Caches No’s 3577,3578 & 3579 – Three Survey Monuments
Sat, 14/03/15 – 23:59 | No Comment
Caches No’s 3577,3578 & 3579 – Three Survey Monuments

I’d had to go down to Wychbold (about half way between Birmingham and Worcester and as I was driving home I had about an hour or so of daylight left, so thought I would grab …

Grid Square SE1746
Sun, 8/03/15 – 23:11 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1746

The Ordnance Survey list has 4 Benchmarks in grid SE1746, one is a Bolt, the others are all Cut Marks.

Grid Square SE1648
Sun, 8/03/15 – 22:18 | No Comment
Grid Square SE1648

The Ordnance Survey list has 5 Benchmarks in grid SE1648, one is a Rivet, the others are all Cut Marks.