The biennial BCRC Cave Rescue Conference 2019

Host: Mendip Cave Rescue.

Venue: Priddy, Mendip, Somerset.

Date: Long weekend of 6-8 September 2019.

ResCon19 will provide a great opportunity for knowledge exchange on best practice across all aspects of cave rescue. There will be the familiar programme of practical training workshops and updates from key UK partner Search and Rescue Organisations. Above and below ground workshops will address underground first aid and casualty care, technical rigging for rescue, latest kit innovations and developments, SARCALL and underground communications.

Tickets NOW Available

Tickets for ResCon 19 are available online from Eventbrite – see rescon.eventbrite.co.uk

Tickets for the whole weekend are priced at £50 to include 2 nights camping, 2 hot breakfasts, Saturday evening meal and entertainment, tea and coffee throughout the weekend and attendance at lectures and demonstrations (basically everything except the bar !).

Early Bird Discount

There is a discounted price of £40 if tickets are bought before the end of June.

Student full weekend ticket £40

This ticket covers everything for the weekend for students in full time education.

Accomodation

There is plenty of space to camp on site with basic facilities (toilets and washing facilities only). There is no need to cook as the price of the entry tickets will includes camping and all food for the weekend. There is no electric hookups, but you are welcome to bring your campervan. There are bed & breakfast options, 3 caving club huts and other camping sites nearby if you don’t want to be on the main site.

Can’t Make the Whole Weekend?

Tickets for just one day are also available:

Saturday only ticket £35

This ticket covers everything for the Saturday of the event, including 1 nights camping, 1 hot breakfast, Saturday evening meal, entertainment and attendance at lectures and demonstrations.

Sunday only ticket £25

This ticket covers everything for the Sunday events, including 1 nights camping, 1 hot breakfast and attendance at lectures and demonstrations.

Saturday evening only ticket £15

This ticket covers the Saturday evening meal and entertainment only.

 

Further information can be found on the conference website at www.rescon.org.uk and our facebook page.

James Begley, Conference Secretary

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