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Well I’m hoping that Summer 2013 will be better than last year’s as far as weather is concerned! With any luck, Easter weekend, the traditional start of the diving season, will be warm and dry and I can back into the water.


Scuba Diving Blog

  • 15-Jan-2016 : Unwanted Bubbles: The Importance Of Safety Stops If you’re a PADI-trained diver, your instructor will have explained to you the wisdom of a safety stop at the end of every dive. BSAC divers are given similar advice. What’s the rationale behind this? There are purely practical reasons for making a short pause before your final ascent. It allows you to ...
  • 29-Jan-2013 : Getting ready for the new season! Right, that’s the 12-litre cylinders delivered to Dive 90 in Cheltenham: the new one should sail past a visual inspection but the older one is up for a hydrostatic test and its ‘twin’ (purchased at the same time in 1999) failed a hydro two years ago. For more information on diving cylinders, download this very comprehensive ...