What is Project AWARE and what does it mean to me?

Project AWAREis a non-profit, worldwide, organisation dedicated to “Conserving underwater environments through education, advocacy and action.” The foundation was established in 1995 by PADI in response to what many divers saw as the increasing potentially negative impact of both recreational and commercial activities on coral reefs and marine life in general. For many divers the [...]

Am I ready for the PADI Advanced Open Water Course?

 That’s a good question – and in truth it is entirely up to you!!!! As well as this article you should also read the blog entitled “should I do the Advanced in the UK or overseas” As already stated the “Advanced Course”  is not a great name for this because you really can’t consider yourself [...]

“The Cove” – The Movie

This post has been written by guest blogger David Beer a very experienced diver and Divemaster at the club. At our dive club we often have movie nights and this was the highlight of last year.  The impact on the audience of divers was quite startling and not what we expected.  Reactions varied from anger [...]