GAGB Elections are now over. Only one person was nominated for Chair, and seven people accepted their nominations for a place on the Committee. Therefore, a ballot was not held. The 2018/1
All GAGB members are eligible, and encouraged, to participate. You must be 18 or over to stand for election, but all members can nominate and vote. All ‘active’ members will receive a ballot to your registered email. The full election details can be found here
Welcome to our autumn edition! In this issue: news round-up, Will Attend logs, roving event report, GAGB Annual CITO Weekend report, geocaching for youngsters, beginners' basics, text ciphers, GAGB elections notice, GAGB committee Annual Reports, GAGB Friends.
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Our 'Start the Year' event (GC7X2V9) will be held in Keyworth from 14:00 - 17:30 on January 12th. This will be a special event with lots of useful things for all geocachers. There will be a makers' workshop, advice on how to solve puzzles and find disguised caches, information on all the upcoming Mega events in the UK, a chance to meet some of the new committee and lots more!
The summer of 2018 brings a lot of new things for us geocachers to try out. All summer Groundspeak are running an experiment in Augmented Reality mystery caches—to find out what they are take a look at our article
We can confirm that our SWAG Weekend 2018 will be August Bank Holiday weekend (25th-27th August). It's all about removing 'tat' and placing some good quality SWAG (trade items) inside any caches you find throughout the weekend.