Plymouth – Plan B (May ’17)

As we neared the bank holiday the wind was dropping & the omens were looking good with sunshine forecast for Saturday & the chance of rain on Sunday – but the words Bank Holiday are there so needless to say we got thrown a few curve balls! Tim, John, Bob & Steve established base-camp on…

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…

Plymouth (Aug 2011)

by Laurence. Sunday 14th August : Mike – We did it! Six intrepid divers (Mike, Rob, Chris H, Mary, Laurence, Andy) took the big boat to Plymouth and dived the Mewstone and outside the Breakwater. Although the conditions were a bit lumpy we were rewarded with surprisingly good viz and and lots of wild life including a…

Easter – Plymouth (Apr 2007)

by Tim Clouter. 6th-9th April, 2007: For our first away trip of 2007 our core objective was to take advantage of the good weather (it was sunny calm, 10 degrees with 5m of vis!) and get as much diving in as is reasonably possible. We had a lot of people coming down to dive, on some days…

Easter diving report! (Apr 2006)

by Tim. 14th-17th April, 2006: We’re now all back from a very enjoyable Easter Bank Holiday weekend diving out of Plymouth. This is the clubs’ first away weekend of 2006 and marks the official start of the UK dive season. It was too late tonight to deal with the boats so they have just been put away…

Plymouth Trip (May 2000)

by Carol Sheppard. Spring Bank Holiday Weekend: My plan was to have a half day, get my bottles from the dive shop and head for Plymouth by 1.30pm. I left home at about 3.00pm and you guessed it, got caught in the traffic on the M5. It was tailed back from the Avonmouth Bridge to Aztec…