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Mark Evans
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.
Ocean Photography Awards

Ocean Photography Awards – COVID-19 update

The Ocean Photography Awards is the latest event to be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Initially scheduled to take place alongside London’s River Thames in...
Scuba Basics

Scuba Basics – How to change a mask strap

In this latest episode of Scuba Basics, Mark Newman focuses his attention on how to change a mask strap.
Bottom Time

Bottom Time – Deptherapy’s Debra Lilley on the ‘mic

Welcome to Bottom Time! At the GO Diving Show in February, we enlisted award-winning videographer David Diley to wander the show floor and grab unsuspecting...

Seahorses under threat from return of post-lockdown visitors

Seahorses off the coast of Dorset are under threat from the hordes of tourists flocking to the seaside as the country comes out of...
charter boats

DEFRA withdraws guidance preventing the use of charter boats

After intense lobbying from the dive industry, the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) is withdrawing its guidance preventing the use of...
Water of Leith Basin

Diver finds more than 25 bikes dumped in Water of Leith Basin

A local diver who was searching beneath a bridge in the Water of Leith Basin for a friend's bicycle was shocked to come across...

PADI’s COVID-19 dive status map shows you where diving is available

COVID-19 has disrupted travel and scuba diving operations across the globe but, as the world slowly opens again, PADI wants to help divers get...
Divers Ready

Divers Ready – Dream Dive Locker Part III, the Big Reveal

Divers Ready is back! After a few weeks off the air, host James Blackman is back - and unveiling his super-duper Dream Dive Locker,...

Artefacts, including from the Rooswijk, to be X-rayed to reveal their secrets

The X-ray and analysis of aretefacts, including those recovered from historic shipwrecks such as the Rooswijk, will take a major leap forward thanks to...

British family of four relocates to tiny island in the Seychelles

A British family of four has sold their family home and 'most of their worldly possessions' to relocate to a 400-metre-long island in the...

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