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Deptherapy to close in 2023

Too few candidates and a shortfall in funding have forced Deptherapy to announce that it will close on 31 August, 2023 – the end of

First humans dive Japan’s depths

First humans dive Japan’s ocean deeps

Deep-ocean explorer Victor Vescovo and his team have completed a two-month expedition in Japan that has included the first-ever human descents of the Ryukyu, Izu-Bonin-Ogasawara


Wheelsdan claims three worlds at Stoney

Paraplegic British scuba diver Dan Metcalfe-Hall, aka Wheelsdan, has applied to Guinness World Records (GWR) to recognise three new underwater distance and speed achievements at

Green Fins goes digital

Green Fins goes digital to boost reach

The ambition of the Reef-World Foundation to encourage dive operators to adopt eco-friendlier practices long seems to have been countered by slow take-up around the

Shore Surveyor

Shore Surveyor trains seaside spotters

An eLearning course called Shore Surveyor might interest especially younger members of divers’ families. It is the result of a partnership between the British Sub-Aqua