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Scuba Diver's Editor-in-Chief Mark Evans has been in the diving industry for nearly 25 years, and has been diving since he was just 12 years old. 30-odd years later and he is still addicted to the underwater world.

Missing Orkney diver found alive and well after ten hours

A diver in the Orkney Islands off the northern tip of Scotland has had an amazing escape after being found alive and well some...
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WHAT’S NEW: Fantasea Line housing – Sony a6500/a6300 (SRP: £1,099)

Fantasea introduces the stylish and rugged FA6500 housing for the Sony a6500 and a6300 mirrorless cameras. The Fantasea FA6500 housing was designed and manufactured specifically...

Freediving competition results – Great Northern and BFA UK National pool championship

  The Easter weekend saw a flurry of freediving activity in the northwest, culminating in the Great Northern competition and the BFA UK National pool...

MARK EVANS: Sharks get vilified – AGAIN!

  Sharks get enough bad press as it is, with any attacks (fatal or otherwise, and still thankfully very rare in the big scale of...
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Huish Outdoors acquires Hollis and Oceanic

Huish Outdoors seemingly inexorable expansion throughout the dive industry has continued, with the news that the company has acquired long-established US brands Oceanic and...

Narcosis vs fear in deep diving: An instructor’s view

  Andrew Tonge, technical diving instructor and experienced deep diver, takes a look at narcosis and fear in deep diving   Fear manifests itself in a number...

Sir Richard Branson helps BVIs gain stunning ‘art’-ificial reef

  The sight of a monstrous Kraken atop a stricken naval vessel sounds like something out of a Hollywood movie, but now divers to the...

Northumbria Police warn – Don’t drink and dive

Divers are being urged not to drink and dive as part of a new campaign from Northumbria Police encouraging safe diving. Northumbria Police's Marine Neighbourhood...

Two continents, two hemispheres, two climates – one winner

The Shootout, which will be held from 15-23 June 2018, will again pitch two teams head-to-head in a live underwater photography contest. A team...

Huge basking shark found dead in Cornwall

  A sad sight greeted volunteers from the Marine Strandings Network at Cornwall Wildlife Trust when they responded to a report from a member of...

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