SCUBA Diving 2015 Possibilities

SCUBA Diving 2015

by Kevin. A brief list of all the 2015 SCUBA diving we have done;   Boy have we been busy! Wednesday 30th December: Vobster quay – Training & Fun (Tim, Kevin, Debbie, Chris H) Sunday 6th December : Cromhall – Training Saturday 21st – Sunday 22nd November : Plymouth – TopGun hardboat diving – Fun (Tim, Sue R, Neil,…

Last Dive of 2015 (Dec 2015)

by Kevin, Chris H & William S. 30th December 2015 : Blow blow thou winter wind Thou art not so unkind As man’s ingratitude; Thy tooth is not so keen Because though art not seen Although thy breath be rude Heigh-ho dive, heigh-ho unto the green quarry Most freindhsip is feining, most loving mere folly Then…

Winter Warmer (Nov 2015)

by Kevin. 21st – 22nd November, 2015 : The stories of the awful weather experienced by those brave souls who embarked on Topgun last November didn’t seem to dissuade take-up of this years edition with all spaces for a weekend of SCUBA diving filled in a matter of days! (‘last year,despite horrible weather, we managed…

Portland – Again! (Oct 2015)

by Kevin. 10th October, 2015 :The weather report for the Portland trip had been improving all week but as Rich & I drove past Chesil beach, the harbour looked decidedly choppy! At the Aqua Hotel in Castletown – a town that has definitely seen better days we joined Tim, Steve & Chris with our boat…

Lundy (Aug 2015)

by Laurence. 14th – 16th August, 2014 : Lundy beckoned and so we (Bob, Geoff, Mary & myself) gathered on the quay by the lock at the end of the Cumberland Basin on Friday evening 14 August, and unloaded all of our kit on to the quayside. The Pride of Bristol duly arrived and tied…

Portland-New Eyes (Sep 2015)

by Kevin. 19th September, 2015 : The great thing about being new to this diving lark is most places are new to me & its’ a whole wonderful process of discovery; this time its’ Portland – a place that feels, in part, forgotten, but all the more endearing for its’ slightly shabby nature & ‘seen…

‘Almost’ Blue Moon Diving (Jul 2015)

by Kevin. Thursday 30th July : Friday is a blue moon folks, second full moon this month so to celebrate this and also Bobs’ return we had an evening of diving and BBQ-ing at Cromhall – to be honest any excuse would do and these seemed pretty usable! Arriving shortly after 5:30 we congregated at the deep end (from…

Isle of Man (June 2015)

by Kevin. 26th – 29th June :Yn chiuney smoo erbee geay jiass sniessey jee – “The greater the calm the nearer the south wind.” – old Isle of Man proverb An early start but a clean run north meant plenty of time for 3 double English’s & a pot of tea in a cafe that pretty…