Newsflash: Water Release in the Mellte River Affecting Porth yr Ogof on 14 April


Information has been received from Terry Northam at Welsh Water/Dwr Cymru to confirm that there is to be a planned release of water from an upstream dam on Thursday 14 April 2015. This will affect the River Mellte and the cave of Porth yr Ogof.

For safety reasons, cavers are advised to avoid the river and the cave on that day.

Thanks to Adrian Wilkins of UBSS for drawing this to our attention.