News from the club

Online Try Dive sessions

March 21st, 2020

Try Divers: We plan to run online info and theory sessions for try divers to keep you informed, educated and entertained. Our current plan is to use Skype and we are trialing this for training our members this coming week. Please get in touch if you are interested in our future try dive sessions.

Spring 'Warm Up' - Stoney Cove

March 15th, 2020

The spring warm up was more like the spring chilly up, but we had a great time nonetheless! We arrived at Stoney just after 8am and it was clear by the large number of vehicles already in the car park, COVID19 hasn’t put anyone off their diving. It rained for most, if not all of the time we were there, but we were there to get wet anyway, so we donned our drysuits, setup our kit and huddled rou...

New Year 2020 Dive Recovers Lost Phone

January 1st, 2020

The first dive of the New Year in Arlesey proved fruitful with Mid Herts Diver Alan Baldock (pictured left) and other divers from North Herts and Stevenage clubs finding and recovering a mobile phone, dropped overboard a dinghy in December. Great collaboration between the local dive clubs. Let's hope we continue with more fun and interesting dives in 2020.

Christmas Meal and 2019 Awards Presentation

December 30th, 2019

One of the social highlights of the year was the 2019 Christmas meal and Awards Presentation.  This year, the meal was held at the French-themed gastro-pub The Waggoners at Digswell hill, Welwyn Garden City. The meal was well attended by members and families. We had an area of the Waggoners to ourselves on a couple of tables and the service was very prompt and the food tasty. Wine, beer and ...

Rescue Skills Refresher Part 2: AED

December 18th, 2019

Following on from last week's Basic Life Support session, we had another very successful and well attended refresher for the AED, Automated External Defribullator.  All bar our newest recruits had attended the AED SDC as part of Mid Herts Divers commitment to safety, to have all members currently proficient in Rescue Skills. The AED trainer was kindly on loan from Rod Reeves of Herts Lifesa...