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Pack a tackle bag for a pitch, abseil & ladder for group

I’ve just finished off another page on how to pack a tackle bag for a[…]

Level 2 Training, December 2014

Here’s a few photos from the 2 days. Great course, well done all!

Great video animation of Maenofferen Slate Quarry

Just came across this great video illustrating the mining process of slate based at Maenofferen[…]

Neat (little geeky!) video on forces in anchors

Here’s a neat little video looking at the forces on anchors at different angles, as[…]

Video on a method for a non-SRT leader to ascend a rope

In my Level 2 notes there’s a page on an improvised technique that non-SRT leaders[…]

Aberllyn Bad Bolts (Big Pitch)

There’s been a history of bolt failure in Aberllyn over the years. In 2010 Miles[…]

BBC News: Slate quarry jobs at Blaenau Ffestiniog in the balance

Workers at a Gwynedd slate quarry closed amid safety fears are waiting to see if[…]

Level 2 Revalidation Workshop, April 2014

Here’s a few photos from the revalidation workshop, you should find resources scattered through the[…]

BMC: Warning issued over slate bolts

Full article: Warning issued over slate bolts. Climbers are warned about potential bolt failures in the[…]