Last Laugh** E2 5c
[Tony on Last Laugh, 3 kb]30m.

Rockfax Description
A good line on good rock with a testing but well-protected crux. Start on a boulder at the base of a low, left-trending crack in the centre of the wall.
Follow the crack left to its end and move up to a narrow ledge. Climb the slim corner above and traverse left to the base of a small staggered corner. Follow the technical corner and steep flake above to a final short wall and the top. © ROCKFAX

FA. Steve Bell 25.4.81 25/Apr/1981

Ticklists: West Country Climbs.

Photo: Tony on Last Laugh © Kafoozalem
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This climb is in 107 logbooks, and on 11 wishlists.

Pumpy with a perplexing crux.
philhilo - Lead O/S - 15/Aug/15 with Helen E

papashango - 2nd β - 18/Jul/15 with PJ

pete johnson - Lead O/S - 17/Jul/15 with Conor Shepherd

Hidden - Lead O/S - 04/Jul/15

Pulled off hold on last hard move
stevoland - Lead dog - Jun/15

Really enjoyed this, crux felt ok.
Tim_C7 - Lead O/S - 04/May/15 with Luke Williams

London Luke - 2nd O/S - 04/May/15 with Tim O'hannaran

adam 24 - Lead O/S - 11/Apr/15 with Caroline

Hidden - 2nd β - 11/Apr/15

Nice climbing
James Oswald - 2nd O/S - 09/Apr/15 with Andy Moles

JulesV - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/15

Quite difficult crux section and hard work to get the gear in/oot.
Ian Jones - 2nd O/S - 05/Apr/15 with Robert Durran (aka 'Big Bob')

Shauna - 2nd - 04/Apr/15 with Jules

Luxulyan - Lead O/S - 04/Apr/15 with Abi

enjoyable climb, serious jug romp at the top section... solid lead from John
dbrooks - 2nd O/S - 07/Mar/15 with mo, John

John Tanner - Lead β - 07/Mar/15 with Derwood Brooks

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 22/Sep/14

bigdrew - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/14 with Eve

ferdia - Lead O/S - 14/Sep/14 with Burton

RKirke - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/14 with Alex T, Edward Hastrop

A hard climb, tricky crux to figure out, I did it differently to Alex & Rog.
Stroppy - 2nd O/S - 24/Aug/14 with Alex Thomson, Roger Kirke

Slumped below the overhangs after faffing around too long. Big jessie. The crux turned out to be fine. Gibbered my way up the rest of the route. Will be back.
Alex the Alex - Lead dog - 24/Aug/14 with Ed, Rog

bigie bob - Lead O/S - 02/Jul/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/14

EmilyElouise - 2nd O/S - 24/Jun/14

Hidden - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/14

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 01/Jun/14

irish paul - Lead O/S - 01/Jun/14 with Sarah Black

markalmack - Lead O/S - 30/May/14 with james marjot

Harder that 'Out of the Blue'. Found the crux quite pumpy but found a good no hands rest just before the crux which was very useful. Harder than it looks.
Mr Tickle - Lead O/S - 17/May/14 with RusseyB

andy_pemberton - 2nd - 04/May/14 with Brian Hannon

Sophie Nunn - Lead O/S - 03/May/14 with Tim .

tim.fairhall - 2nd O/S - 03/May/14 with Sophie

Matthew Robinson - Lead - 02/May/14 with Ed

kingholmesy - Lead O/S - 2014 with Colin

Tubs - Lead O/S - 22/Sep/13 with AJM

AJM - 2nd β - 22/Sep/13 with Tom Lambert

Graham Westbrook - 2nd - 05/Sep/13

Was still laughing the second time round
PaulTanton - 2nd rpt - 29/Aug/13 with Bruce Woodley

Hidden - Lead - 25/Aug/13

Joughton - 2nd O/S - 23/Aug/13

Good route. Had a bit of a spaz going from the corner to the flake crack. Not very happy with my protection on this, should have taken more big cams as the initial crack swallows them up and had none left for the rest of the route.
alexjz - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/13 with Matt Burdekin

Great effort by Colin for a first E2. I suffered in the heat even seconding, maybe should have warmed up.
Ed morris - 2nd O/S - 26/May/13 with Colin

paultaylor - Lead dog - 18/May/13 with Will I Am

will moy - 2nd dog - 18/May/13 with paul taylor

stuart34 - Lead dnf - 05/May/13 with mel b

Tom Seccombe - Lead O/S - 28/Nov/12 with tj murry

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Aug/12

Good, but not great like most of the climbs here.
Ed Babs - Lead O/S - 18/Aug/12 with Mike Hawkins

Hidden - Lead dnf - 25/Jun/12

Spearos - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/12 with Mike

Mike W - Lead O/S - 20/Jun/12 with bigrob

Bristoldave - 2nd - 06/May/12 with Cusco

Brian H - Lead O/S - 06/May/12 with Kafoozalem

tobydunford - Lead O/S - 05/Apr/12 with Toby Pitts Tucker, Harry Martin

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 23/Mar/12

burto - Lead O/S - 26/Feb/12 with tom everett

Hidden - 2012

nick arding - 2nd - 15/Oct/11 with nick saunders

Hidden - Lead O/S - 15/Oct/11

mark20 - Lead O/S - 29/Aug/11

CRiddiford - 2nd - 29/Aug/11 with Mark

Different Steve - Lead dog - 14/Aug/11 with Emma Hawkins

Hidden - Lead - 04/Aug/11

dannyboy83 - Lead O/S - 29/Jul/11 with Dad

pezzerrr - Lead O/S - 21/Jul/11

very good
nickdonohue - Lead - Jul/11 with Andy March

Spacetourist - Lead O/S - 02/Jun/11 with Ed Heslam

Fultonius - Lead O/S - 27/May/11 with Burnsie

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 27/May/11

Nick Wallis - Lead - May/11 with Laura

ellis - 2nd O/S - 29/Apr/11 with Alan Willoner

Fran S8 - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/11

This is very goo. Well worth doing
PaulTanton - Lead O/S - 24/Apr/11 with Special Robin

Craig Geddes - 2nd - 05/Mar/11 with Chris Goddard

Hidden - Lead O/S - 05/Mar/11

An inauspicious start to my trad season. Didn't find the alleged crux too bad, but lost the plot on the upper wall.
Justin T - Lead dog - 20/Feb/11 with Cherry

Hidden - 2nd - 20/Feb/11

Rory Shaw - 2011

Slipped off at about 10' hit the ground on the stretch, badly brused bum on a boulder! (Got back on and did it>)
Mark Kemball - 2nd - 20/Nov/10 with Lee Bartrop, Nic Dill

Hidden - 2nd rpt - 27/Sep/10

feilx - Lead O/S - 28/Aug/10 with Heather

Chris_barr - Lead O/S - 22/Aug/10 with Simon

Good hungover lead by Emily and a great little route, worth two or three stars though not particularly sustained, weird to do a smeary, balancy crux on a steep wall!
Chad123 - AltLd O/S - 14/Aug/10 with Ben, Emily

Brilliant climbing, exciting even as second. Very well protected with a great crux which felt softish for 5c. Took one rest on the rope after the crux moves due to serious pump. Very impressive lead from Max.
lrandall - 2nd - 14/Aug/10 with Max Adamson

Pleased with this, was a bit go-ey for a few moves.
Si dH - Lead O/S - 11/Aug/10 with Neil Furniss

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 11/Aug/10

Hidden - 2nd O/S - 26/Jul/10

Popkids - 2nd O/S - 25/Jul/10 with Kafoozalem

Hidden - Lead O/S - 25/Jul/10

Hidden - Lead β - 25/Jul/09

simon kimber - Lead O/S - 23/May/09 with Hamish Rowe

sara n - TR - 09/Oct/08 with Neville Contractor

Hidden - Lead O/S - 07/May/08

eley1 - Lead - 22/Apr/08 with steve

Hidden - Lead O/S - 30/Sep/07

Hidden - Lead RP - 07/Jul/07

Marti999 - 2nd - 07/Jun/07 with Rich White

Southern Mark Smith - Lead O/S - 07/Jun/07

datoon - Lead O/S - 24/Jun/06 with RT & AB

Short crux at serrated groove, rest HVS-E1
chris j - 2nd O/S - 09/Jun/06 with Ben Bradford

Dave-Westlake - 2006

andy_pemberton - Lead - 2000 with Zoe Billinghurst, Rich Mayfield

Hidden - Lead O/S - 12/Apr/98

lowersharpnose - Lead O/S - 23/Mar/97 with tombawimba

Mark Kemball - Lead - 1990

Steve Bell - Lead β - 1981 with Roland Perriment

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