Meets and Events

If you have any suggestions for Meets then contact Emma Wilson or Tom Clayton.

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f you are able or want to coordinate any additional trips please let Tom know and they can be added to the meets calendar. In particular we are looking for leaders for a club trip in late January/ February.

We have produced a meets calender for the autumn/winter. Any additional trip requests will be welcome. Please note that Leck Fell permits are now available online and available for booking by anyone. See link below for booking Leck Fell, Ingleborough Estate and Penyghent area


Sun 1st March: Notts 2 – Interesting entrance climb down into an impressive streamway cave. No SRT needed.

Annual Dinner on 21st March 2020

Hi everybody, it’s that time of year again, and so here is the menu for this year’s Annual Dinner. We are holding it again at the Craven Arms in Giggleswick on the 21st March at 7:30pm. I will be organizing minibus transfer from the Farm for those of you who want to stay over and not worry about the driving. The cost of the meal will be £25 per head, and please pay by bank transfer to the club bank account (as detailed at the end of this news-sheet (under ‘Club Subscriptions Due’). The menu choices can be foundto the right. Please let Martin know your choices, and if you require bus transport. Martin Fagan

Annual General Meeting 2020.

Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of the Red Rose Cave and Pothole Club will be held on Sunday 22nd March 2020 (the morning after the Annual Dinner) at Bullpot Farm commencing at 11am prompt. Items to be included on the agenda must be sent to the Hon. Secretary Carol Makin ( at least 4 weeks prior to this meeting.
Any proposed amendments to the club’s constitution must be accompanied by the names of the Proposer and Seconder who must be full members of the club. Nominations for committee positions may be made on the day but may also be sent in advance to the secretary.

Sun 29th March: Rumbling Hole – Leck Fell SRT trip with an impressive entrance pitch.

Sat 25th April: Flood – Stream Passage Pot Exchange – SRT exchange in the Gaping Gill System
Sat 6th June – Robinsons Pot – Great little cave, located under a house. Ladder entrance pitch, no SRT needed (note – numbers limited due to conditions of the permit).
– Summer Trips: TBC. At the moment we are trying to gauge interest in trips, so contact Andy Hall if interested in a trip to Nettle Pot, Gawthrop, near Dent.  Stone Mine near Skelmersdale
Steve Gray if interested in a trip up to the Nenthead Mines, or to Ding Dong Mine in Cumbria.
Sat 5th Sept – Fairy Holes. Long, horizontal cave up in the Northern Pennines. No SRT needed (note – numbers limited due to conditions of the permit).

If you would like to attend any of the above trips or have any suggestions for trips then contact Emma Wilson or Tom Clayton.  Email addresses at top.


Casterton Permits

Pool Sink – Sat 22nd feb
Lancaster Hole – Sun 8th March
County Pot – Sat 21st March
Wretched Rabbit – Sat 11th April
Lancaster Hole – Sun 3rd May
You can now book permits for Casterton Fell

Leck Fell Permits 

Leck Fell Bookings

Book your own permits using the link above and let us know