SeaTrek BVI

SeaTrek BVI inspiring the next generation of divers

Young people interested in diving, marine science and the underwater world have the opportunity to take part in SeaTrek BVI, the ultimate diving and marine summer camp. The intensive SeaTrek BVI programme, which features a whole...
RNLI/Jay Garden

Mississippi-style paddle steamer sinks off coast of Anglesey

A paddle steamer and riverboat hotel has sunk off South Stack, near Holyhead in Anglesey, while it was being towed to its new home in Northern Ireland. The MV Oliver Cromwell, which was first built...
Fourth Element

‘Destination Dive’ Collection Revealed By Fourth Element

Divewear company Fourth Element has launched its ‘Destination Dive’ Collection, new for summer 2018. The lifestyle collection takes divers on ‘a journey around the world’ to some of the company’s favourite dive sites. The brand announced...

Nor-Fest diving festival to be held in July at Beadnell Harbour

The Northern Federation of Divers was created in 1958 and comprised of dozens of clubs sharing their resources and training skills with other less-equipped clubs. It was very successful and many other Federations were...
Portland 5 rings crowd

Round the Bill with North Dorset Sub Aqua Club in aid of prostate cancer

Sunrise on Sunday 13 May was bright and cloudless, making a bit of a nonsense of the weather forecast the night before, that it was going to be cloudy with intermittent sun and rain....
DiveFest Logo

Barbados dives into eco-tourism with Dive Fest in July

Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) is pleased to announce Dive Fest, a festival dedicated to celebrating the underwater world of Barbados, featuring incredible experiences from scuba diving, underwater photography, lionfish hunting, a boat race...

Digital Seashell of Wave Sound Launches For Mental Health Awareness Week

A ‘digital seashell’ of wave sound is being launched for Mental Health Awareness week (14 – 20 May), to remind doctors, teachers and mental health professionals of the ocean’s restorative power. Being near to or...
Helium balloon

Petition calling for ban on balloon and sky lantern releases gathers traction

The death and destruction caused by plastic waste on land and in our oceans is very much in the news right now. Award-winning documentary Blue Planet II showcased on mainstream TV all too tragically...



Emperor Divers Liveaboard
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Record Investment in the Great Barrier Reef

The Australian Government has announced it will protect thousands of jobs, improve water quality, tackle coral-eating crown-of-thorns starfish and implement scientific reef restoration on...
Severnside Sub-Aqua Club

SS Baygitano – 100th anniversary of her sinking

The merchant navy vessel SS Baygitano, which was enroute from Le Havre to Swansea to collect coal, was sunk in British waters by enemy...
Basking shark - Stuart Philpott

MARK EVANS: Sun’s out, let silly shark story season begin…

I am getting a serious case of déjà vu… Every summer, the mainstream tabloid media publish sensationalist crap about great white sharks stalking UK...

RNLI Diver Sea Survival Course & Workshop

If you’re in danger at sea, knowing what to do can make the difference between life and death. If you have the right diving...


Underwater Photography

Underwater Photographer of the Week: Annie Guttridge

How did you get started in underwater photography? I’ve had a love for the ocean (particularly sharks) since a child and photography has been with...