Latest Build News and Job Vacancy

Latest Build News and Job Vacancy

Another job opportunity! We’re looking for an inspiring individual with excellent teaching skills and the ability to forge enduring links across the community. If you have the skills to develop and deliver an entertaining and engaging learning and activities programme you might be our new Learning and Engagement Manager – hop over to the Jobs pageWorkman sits on steps inside cave for details of how to apply.

On site, progress continues apace. Our teams from High Peak Geotechnical and Graham Daws Associates are on site working their way through a lengthy To Do List, which includes scaling loose chalk from roof and walls of the Caves, rock bolting and meshing any potentially unstable features, hand-digging a tunnel to provide a second exit, plus upgrading the rather tired handrails and worn-away steps. Up at ground level the screed has just gone down, so we have a floor. Woo!

Interior of large room, newly poured concrete floor.

Cave photos by Frank Leppard, visitor centre interior thanks to Kaner Olette.