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Dive the Scylla & James Egan Layne - May 2009

July 28th, 2008

All spaces now gone and final balance of £115 being collected

Fancy a guaranteed shark sighting?

July 11th, 2008

ANYONE FANCY A DIVE WITH SHARKS IN EXOTIC CHESHIRE IN NOVEMBER OR DECEMBER???? BOOKING SOON SO PLEASE E-MAIL DAWN IF INTERESTED ASAP.

"Dive Fest" 15th - 17th May 2009

July 4th, 2008

The Mid Herts Divers Committee is looking to organise a trip to Cornwall in May next year, to attend “Dive Fest”, one of a new series of events being organised by “DIVE” Magazine. Here are the initial details that have published, with further details to follow in the near future: DIVE magazine is pleased to announce the launch of a series of events beginning in 2009 with the DIVE Fest - Pa...

The Brigitta (T-Pot) Wreck

June 24th, 2008

Chichester BSAC club found a Tea Pot on this wreck long before she was formally identified as the Brigitta; in consequence she has affectionately remained for most diving clubs as the T POT. Documented in Lloyd’s War Loses from WW1 ‘Casualties to shipping through enemy causes 1914-1918’, at Portsmouth maritime library. It is thought that the T POT is the Brigitta, because its location and ca...

May in Mallorca - Sid's latest report from his holiday [cough] RETIREMENT!

June 12th, 2008

1st May 2008, the first day of a new job. Today I am taking up my position as a PADI / BSAC diving instructor with Scuba Mallorca, a very successful and popular dive centre in Puerto Pollensa, in the north of  Mallorca. Having taught as a BSAC Instructor for some years, last October I had completed a PADI  Instructor Development Course and Instructor Exam and now after retiring in th...