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Sid's August update from Mallorca

August 25th, 2008

Since my last report things have got steadily busier and busier, we are now doing three boat trips a day as well as morning and afternoon trips off the beach. On top of this we are running back to back courses, mostly open water and scuba diver but with some advanced open water, rescue and divemaster thrown in. The staff numbers have increased accordingly and we now have four instructors one E...

Club Stock of Admiralty Charts and Tide Tables

August 19th, 2008

We now have a stock of Admiralty Charts for use in dive planning which can be borrowed from Clive Murphy: Chart 5011 Chart 1900 Whitsand Bay to Yealm Head inc. Plymouth Sound Chart 3315 Berry Head to Portland Bill Chart 2610 Bill of Portland to Anvil Point Chart 2045 Outer Approaches to the Solent Chart 1652 Selsey Bill to Beachy Head Chart 35 Scapa Flow and Approaches Chart 2172 Harbours & A...

Sun, Sea and Seals in the Farne Islands

August 18th, 2008

Four days diving Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday<BR>(2 dives per day – subject to Weather) Diving grade: experienced Sports Diver and above. Potters Bar Sub Aqua Club have a club dive to the Farne Islands as above. The dive was full however 1 place has now become available. For the lucky Diver – there is a double room (and bed) so the dives could be shared if so desired. Costs – ...

Underwater Clean-Up – Sunday 21st September 2008

August 18th, 2008

Dear Diver, &nbsp; Dive for debris with The Diving Centre Ltd for International Cleanup Day 2008. We need divers and volunteers to help remove underwater and shoreline debris at St Mary’s Island Voluntary Marine Reserve on Sunday 21st September 2008. &nbsp; Divers are the guardians of our underwater environments – they often see the negative effects marine debris has on delicate ecosystems fir...

4th & 5th July 2009 in Pembroke

August 3rd, 2008

A&nbsp;different diving venue with good visibility, lots of wrecks and marine life&nbsp;out of Fishguard, Pembroke. Cost £66 for 2 days (Neap Tide) diving plus B&amp;B accommodation + air Celtic Diving "Wandrin' Star"; 48ft, steel built vessel MCA coded for 12 passengers and 2 crew. Be safe and feel comfortable on this spacious, heavy duty purpose built boat. Non slip decks, sea toilet, bottle r...