Back to reality – Brixham (Mar 2016)

by Tim. Saturday 26th March, 2016: The Good Friday evening weather forecast for SW England looked horrible – heavy rain and south westerly gales, but because it was forecast to be blowing SW it should in theory be diveable at Brixham. The facebook viz reports from Baz Drysdale (who runs Brixham Dive Shack) suggested 1-2m –…

Brixham – Theory in Practice (Jan 2014)

  Sunday 26th January, 2014 :  It’s great when theory works in practice. Although there were strong south westerly winds and storms forecast for today,the wind direction ‘in theory’ meant it would be perfectly safe and okay to dive at Brixham Breakwater (which faces north and is thus sheltered from them). Not having been in the sea…

Brixham (Jan 2010)

by Tim. Sunday 17th January, 2010 : Brixham – Fun (Tim, Chris H, Duncan) Before: It’s supposed to be nice on Sunday and at 9 degrees, positively tropical in comparison to Bristol. After: And it was nice at Brixham too, in fact very nice!  Cloudless, sunny, next to no breeze and flat calm. What a…

Training at Brixham (Jul 2008)

by Sue, Chris & Mandy. 27th July, 2008 : This day was designed as a training day with the opportunity for ALL divers to come for a day out because we could launch the boats and have dives suitable for all qualifications.  It’s a good location to bring family along as well, with a very nice…