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You'll find plenty to interest, enjoy and inspire - in an exhibition hall boasting around 250 exhibitors, plus two try-dive pools, special features and free talks by diving's leading experts.
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Southsea divers recount famous finds

Veteran members of the British Sub-Aqua Club’s Southsea branch are to talk about their experiences diving on the wrecks of the Mary Rose and HMS Royal George, at a meeting at Gosport’s Diving Museum. more...

Conservation evening in London

Sea Life London Aquarium is inviting the public to enjoy an evening wandering around its tank displays while enjoying bubbly and canapés – sustainably sourced, of course – plus the chance to engage with marine conservation organisations.
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Meet Historic England

English Heritage, which for years has overseen matters relating to English terrestrial and maritime heritage, has had its role taken over by the newly created Historic England. more...

Briton is freediving world champion

A complete newcomer to the world of competitive freediving has burst on to the scene and taken gold at the Individual Pool World Championships in Belgrade.
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Martin Dean dies

Martin Dean, for many years a leading figure in marine archaeology and remote surveying, has died, aged 71. more...

MCS holds beach clean

The Marine Conservation Society runs its annual Great British Beach Clean from 18-21 September and is looking for volunteers to help clear swathes of British coastline. more...
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    Meet the bull sharks!

    "Join the world's most renowned shark behavioural scientist Dr Erich Ritter and Pro Dive Mexico for one week of bull shark encounters!" more...

    WOW! Moments
    Appeared in DIVER June 2015

    Manta ray in the Maldives LISA COLLINS looks at those underwater experiences that stay imprinted in your memory banks forever – it could be a manta ray, it could be a seahorse, it could even be a delayed trip to the head! more...

    Art concrete
    Appeared in DIVER June 2015

    Simon Faithfull drops in from the sinking Brioney Victoria We divers automatically consider anything boat- or ship-shaped sitting on the seabed to be a “wreck”, right? Well, it isn’t in the case of the latest addition to the long list of Dorset-based dive- sites. WILL APPLEYARD sees the art market take a plunge
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    1915
    Appeared in DIVER June 2015

    The block ship Gobernador Bories in Scapa Flow – the steam engine still stands in the middle of the wreck Last year’s DIVER review of the first months of World War One from a diver’s point of view was mostly about firsts, but by 1915 ships were being sunk in such numbers that nothing was a first. JOHN LIDDIARD looks at the stories behind the familiar shipwrecks of today
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    SCUBA review
    Apeared in DIVER January 2015

    Finning along in the shallows in the afternoon Once diving slips from your repertoire of activities, it can be very hard to get back into it. GAVIN PARSONS shadows an ex-diver aiming to do just that more...

    All mouth and attitude
    Appeared in DIVER June 2015

    Do you really want to mess with this guy (the one on the opposite page, that is)? Is this what you want to see rushing at you as you bimble peacefully along the reef? Not really, because those teeth can inflict pain – RICHARD CAREY has captured the moment on our behalf
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    Just for starters
    Appeared in DIVER April 2015

    Mating octopus (“unfortunately the mate is out of shot”), Barge wreck, Red Sea: ‘His relaxed state allowed me to take far more shots than an octopus will usually permit before moving on.’  (Sony NEX5N, 30mm macro lens, 1/125 f14) SUE GUESS was the winner of the latest BSoUP Beginners Portfolio Competition for the DIVER Trophy – these were her winning images more...

    Risky business
    Appeared in DIVER June 2015

    DAN helicopter Two-thirds of readers take out specialist diving insurance when they travel, but if it costs more, why do they all feel it is necessary?
    JO CAIRD goes deeper into cover
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    DIVER B0OKSHOP

    Our selection of books on diving and related subjects can be sent to all destinations in the UK and abroad.
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    Brighton Diver
    18th September 2013

    Brighton Diver 1 Chichester Close
    Saltdean
    Brighton
    East Sussex
    BN2 8LL more...

    The Diving Cellar
    11th September 2013

    The Diving Cellar SCAPA FLOW
    The Diving Cellar
    Pierhead
    Stromness
    Orkney
    KW16 3AA
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    Northern Diver Ltd
    11 April 2013

    Appley Lane North
    Appley Bridge
    Wigan
    WN6 9AE more...

    Garmin Echomap 75sv

    Garmin Echomap 75sv The echoMAP 75sv is a Garmin Chartplotter and Fishfinder which features a 7 inch high-contrast display with automatic backlight adjustment, tilting for operability and keypad control for easy use. more...

    SOCORRO ISLANDS: Rocio del Mar … 2017
    7th July 2015

    SOCORRO ISLANDS:  Rocio del Mar … 2017 24 Apr to 02 May 2017, 8 nights, £2,345pp

    Often compared to the Galapagos for their big animal encounters, these remote volcanic islands are magnets for some of the largest pelagic animals in the world … including schooling hammerheads, dolphins, silky sharks, Galapagos sharks, jacks, marlin, oceanic white tips and whalesharks. more...

    Eagle Divers
    16th March 2015

    Eagle Divers Ocean Club Hotel
    23, City Council street
    Hadaba
    Sharm El Sheikh
    Egypt more...

    Scapa Flow diving business for sale
    19th March 2015

    Scapa Flow diving business for sale Wonderful opportunity to acquire a very popular Scapa Flow diving business as ill health reluctantly forces sale after more than 20 very successful year trading. more...

    Sub Aqua Prints

    3 Crescent Road, Alverstoke, Gosport, Hampshire, PO12 2DH more...

    VR Technology Ltd

    Unit 12, Blackhill Road West, Holton Heath Industrial Estate, Poole, Dorset, BH16 6LE more...

    Divers Down Swanage boat spaces
    6th July 2015

    Divers Down Swanage boat spaces We are now taking bookings for the whole of the 2015 season. Listed below are some of the dives we have going out over the next few weeks.

    If you don't see what you want then just contact us to see what is available.

    If you would like to enquire about diving or reserve places then please phone us on 07977 142661 or send us an email more...

    DIVERNET DIRECTORIES

    Our wide range of listings is designed to help you find everything you need to help you enjoy your diving. It lists all the businesses that will supply you with your diving needs, where to find them and what they offer - together with some great Special Offers and Last Minute opportunities.
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    Adora
    23rd March 2015

    Adora Maldives Boat Club Pvt Ltd
    M.Narugismaage-aage
    Alhivila Magu
    Male' 20292
    Maldives. more...

    Skills Booster Guide
    Appeared in DIVER July 2014

    Skills booster –
    your diving self-improvement guide.
    Click on any of the guide subjects below to see what courses and special training are available. more...
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