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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.

British twin punches crocodile to save sister

A brave British diver leapt into action and punched a crocodile in the face to save her identical twin sister from its jaws at...
Ocean Conservation Trust

Ocean Conservation Trust and DEFRA ocean literacy survey

Today (8 June - World Ocean Day), the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (DEFRA) and the Ocean Conservation Trust have published the...
PADI Aware Foundation

PADI AWARE Foundation launches on World Ocean Day

In celebration of World Ocean Day today (8 June), PADI has announced the creation of PADI AWARE Foundation. The non-profit public charity is dedicated...
Wally the walrus European tour

Wally the walrus European tour continues to Spain

Wally the walrus is continuing his European tour, and following a brief stopover in France, has now been sighted off the northern coast of...
Scuba Escape

Scuba Escape – are you up to the challenge?

Divers of all levels who want to test their mettle underwater can now head to North Wales for Scuba Escape – the world’s first...
Duttons Divers

Want to join the Duttons Divers team?

Want to work in the diving industry? Duttons Divers, which has just expanded to now have two dive centres covering North Wales, is looking...
Blue Abyss

Blue Abyss on the move again – this time, Cornwall

The much-touted 'world's deepest indoor pool facility' Blue Abyss is potentially on the move again - this time, Cornwall is being bandied around as...
Emperor Divers

Emperor Divers honours penultimate Covid Diver Hero

Emperor Divers has given away their last Red Sea liveaboard trip to another worthy hero nominated through Emperor’s #coviddiverheroes initiative, where the company recognises...
new scuba gear

New scuba gear for June 2021

Scuba Diver Editor-in-Chief Mark Evans presents a round up of new products that either are available now or in the near future. Don’t miss out on any future...
wally the walrus

Wally the walrus ‘hit by boat’ in France

Wally the walrus, whose adventures - which have taken him from the Arctic to Ireland, then on to Wales and Cornwall - has now...

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Notable dive destinations now on ‘Green List’

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