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Introduction Jack Pickup
A short history of the Happy Wanderers Cave and Pothole Club and the Club Hostel.  
Break –Through in Aygill John Rushton
A major extension to Aygill Caverns with the N.S.G. 1965  
Skirwith Cave John Southworth
Early diving trips and extensions to Skirwith Cave  
The Truth about the Colonades Dave Pickup
The superb effort by the Happy Wanderers to repair the vandalised Colonade in Lancaster Hole  
Extension to Dale Barn Cave Jim Cunningham
Major extension by diving in this cave under Scales Moor  
Christmas Day down Hammer Pot Frank Barnes
A difficult trip down this severe pothole on Christmas Day 1964  
My first Cave Dive Jim Cunningham
A well written account of Jim's first cave dive which was in Langstroth Cave  
Rowten – Swinsto Through Trip John Ogden
An account of the first through trip between Rowten Pot and Swinsto Hole  
Malham Cove John Southworth
An account of some of the early dives done in the evening at this important resurgence  
Ogof Agen Allwedd - Southern Stream Passage Jeff Morgan
The discovery and exploration of Southern Stream Passage  
Expedition to Central Pyrenees, 1965 Jim Cunningham
The Happy Wanderers expedition to the Ice Caves of the Central Pyrenees  
Turbary Pot Mike Myers
The discovery and exploration of Turbary Pot Kingsdale  
Cote Gill Pot Jeff Morgan
The story of the discovery and early exploration of Cote Gill Pot  
Descent of Spectacle Pot Len Platt
A graphic account of early exploration  
Canal Cave, Nidderdale Mick Melvin
The discovery and first exploration of this Nidderdale Cave  
Lancaster Hole John Southworth
Diving in the upstream sump in West Montague's Passage  
Kingsdale Jim Cunningham
A review of the work done and the discoveries made in Kingsdale