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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.
Antikythera - Gemma Smith

Look cool – and raise vital funds for Gemma Smith at the same time

For those that maybe didn’t know, Gemma Smith - one of the UK’s top technical divers, who has pushed the boundaries of science and...
Green turtle hatchlings

Green turtle hatchlings released into Lembeh Straits

Turtle time! North Sulawesi’s Lembeh Strait is best known for some of the world’s best muck-diving, but yesterday, it welcomed 110 cute little new...

Dive like a Pro: How to tackle shore diving

Sponsored by www.miflexhoses.uk Our panel of experts offer some useful hints and advice on how best to tackle shore diving After two months focusing on boat...
Seren Crawford

THE NEXT GENERATION: Case Study – Seren Crawford, age 12, Portsmouth, Hampshire

Seren Crawford got interested in diving because both of her parents dive, and she has been around divers all of her life, often joining...
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...
Lake District

Diver dies in the Lake District

A diver died on Saturday (21 April) after getting into difficulties while exploring Wastwater in the Lake District, which at 80m is England’s deepest...
Hawaii shark attack - Dylan McWilliam

American outdoor enthusiast survives attacks by shark, bear and snake

There is a saying ‘third time lucky’, but that doesn’t hold true for 20-year-old Dylan McWilliams, who hails from Grand Junction in Colorado. A...

Dive Like A Pro: Diving from hard boats

Sponsored by www.miflexhoses.uk Our panel of experts offer some useful hints and advice on how best to dive from hard boats Following on from last month’s...


Sponsored by www.miflexhoses.uk RIB (rigid hull inflatable) diving is a staple of the British diving scene, and our panel of experts offer up some handy hints...

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