News from the club

Thanks to the MHD paving team

September 29th, 2018

We now have a temporary paving area around Big Blue to provide easy access to the side doors and to keep that area clear for our use.Thanks to all those who assisted.

Fish & Trips raises £200 for RNLI

September 12th, 2018

This autumn BSAC Mid Herts Divers (MHD), based at Hatfield Swim Centre, have once again held a fish supper in aid of the RNLI. At the ‘Fish & Trips’ night MHD showed an AV presentation of the club events of the year to date. These included a visit to the London hyperbaric chamber, scuba dives in Weymouth, Swanage, Fort Bovisands and local open water training centres.  The trips pres...

MHD - action to reduce plastics use

August 17th, 2018

Mid Herts Divers are taking action to reduce single use plastics.  MHD has ordered metal drinking bottles, with the club logo, available at a subsidised price of £5 for their members. The new bottles will be used at all club dives and will be taken on this years club holiday to the Red Sea where they will be refilled on the live-aboard boat. MHD hope to encourage more people to make the swit...

Bovisands Report

June 30th, 2018

Ten intrepid divers from MHD set off on a beautiful sunny Friday looking forward to a fantastic weekend of diving with Discovery Divers. A (very large) number of hours later they arrived in Plymouth and headed for the pub.  The next day saw the sun rise on a flat calm sea and the prospect of a great day’s dive. First up was the Scylla, a dive last done by MHD in 2014. On arriving at the si...

Congratulations to our new MHD Instructor

June 28th, 2018

Congratulations to Richard Dew who recently earned his Open Water Instructor pips following his successful Practical Instructor exam.When you have passed both the Theory Instructor and Practical Instructor national exams, you become a fully-qualified BSAC Open Water Instructor.A few years ago Richard told his wife he was just going to do a short diving course... and now look...Well done Richard.