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by David Gibson
Wed 25 Dec 2019 17:02
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: IP-based access to our online content
Replies: 0
Views: 148

IP-based access to our online content

At the moment, BCRA's online content is available for download to members via the user-id and password printed on your membership card. We are now experimenting with an alternative system, known as IP-based access. IP access is where your computer is recognised by its Internet IP address, thus bypas...
by David Gibson
Wed 25 Dec 2019 16:59
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: Membership Fee Reduction / Membership Renewal
Replies: 1
Views: 195

Re: Membership Fee Reduction / Membership Renewal

A note on Joint Membership of BCRA BCRA Members who renew their membership online can currently still benefit from a joint membership discount, but it is likely that this will be phased out during 2020. Members who renew their membership by letter and cheque should calculate their fees as if they w...
by David Gibson
Fri 06 Dec 2019 14:24
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: Membership Fee Reduction / Membership Renewal
Replies: 1
Views: 195

Membership Fee Reduction / Membership Renewal

BCRA individual membership fees reduced for 2020 As you are probably aware, BCRA restricts its membership to members of the British Caving Association (BCA). BCA has announced that, for 2020, their Direct Individual Membership (DIM) fee will be reduced by £5 to match the fee paid by club members (C...
by David Gibson
Fri 06 Dec 2019 14:15
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: News; December 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 123

News; December 2019

In this newsletter... Latest periodicals now online Diary Dates for 2020 IP-based access to our online content Latest periodicals now online CREG Journal 108 is now available online and was mailed today Cave & Karst Science 46(3) is now available online and should be mailed within the next few days...
by David Gibson
Wed 27 Nov 2019 17:21
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: BCA's Ballot on changes to their constitution
Replies: 0
Views: 221

BCA's Ballot on changes to their constitution

BCA's Ballot on changes to their constitution All members of the British Caving Association should have received an email (or a letter if your email address failed) describing the ballot that is currently taking place on constitutional amendments that would change the way voting is performed at fut...
by David Gibson
Wed 27 Nov 2019 17:20
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: News; November 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 116

News; November 2019

In this newsletter... Caves and Karst of the Yorkshire Dales - volume 2 Cave & Karst Science 46(3) and CREGJ 108 New Council member Vince Simmonds Programme of events for 2020 Caves and Karst of the Yorkshire Dales - volume 2 This book has now been reduced in price to £25. It can be ordered online, ...
by David Gibson
Mon 14 Oct 2019 11:21
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: Is the information you seek missing from this forum?
Replies: 0
Views: 145

Is the information you seek missing from this forum?

Is the information you seek missing from this forum? You can also read our Facebook page and our board at UKcaving.com . But we are all volunteers and, sometimes, things get forgotten about so, if you cannot find what you are looking for here, please contact us . (Try the secretary or chairman or a...
by David Gibson
Wed 25 Sep 2019 16:37
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: News; September 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 173

News; September 2019

In this short newsletter... Latest periodicals, now mailed and online Science Symposium & AGM. 19 October, Keyworth, Nottingham BCRA Publications Stock - final clearout * Latest periodicals, now mailed and online C&KS 46(2) and CREGJ 107 were both mailed recently and are now online. * Science Sympos...
by David Gibson
Wed 25 Sep 2019 16:34
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: New book: The Karst and Caves of Morecambe Bay
Replies: 0
Views: 156

New book: The Karst and Caves of Morecambe Bay

The Karst and Caves of Morecambe Bay - a tribute to the works of Peter Ashmead (1938-1977) - was published by BCRA in August 2019. It is available in print or online - see http://bcra.org.uk/gen01 The book contains the facsimile reproduction of an unpublished manuscript by Peter Ashmead and Duncan B...
by David Gibson
Wed 25 Sep 2019 16:28
Forum: British Cave Research Association
Topic: BCRA publications stock - final clearout
Replies: 0
Views: 200

BCRA publications stock - final clearout

I have mentioned in several newsletters the problem of the storage of BCRA's back-stock of publications (mostly Cave & Karst Science and its predecessors). We would now like to make a final clearout. This back-stock arose because, for the traditional printing method we have used in the past, the cos...
by David Gibson
Tue 03 Sep 2019 11:10
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: CREG Journal 107 now published
Replies: 0
Views: 215

CREG Journal 107 now published

CREG Journal 107 - The September 2019 issue - is now online at http://bcra.org.uk/cregj The printed version is still in press and will, hopefully, be mailed by 9 September. If your online subscription has expired, you will find out when you try to log in. If your paper CREG subscription has now expi...
by David Gibson
Mon 26 Aug 2019 13:20
Forum: BCA Web Services
Topic: Generating emails and avoiding ATP problems
Replies: 0
Views: 160

Generating emails and avoiding ATP problems

Some email products now make use of Advanced Threat Protection (ATP), which has the potential to thoroughly mangle any server-generated emails that you send. Essentially, it replaces any URLs in your message with so-called "safe links", which can render your emails illegible. Here is an outline of t...
by David Gibson
Fri 21 Jun 2019 15:54
Forum: This Forum
Topic: Forum Upgrade
Replies: 2
Views: 449

Re: Forum Upgrade

This is an observation, and not a complaint, but the new template breaks my data-mining program so that my BCA Forum Scanner no longer works. But, as I was intending to decommission it at some point, this is not a problem. It will be decommissioned this afternoon. If you were using this, you just ne...