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Photography Competition 2017

There are months of diving ahead of us in 2017, so get your camera out and get snapping and filming! You have until the 31 December 2017 to submit a photo, so if you haven’t already taken a winning image, there is plenty of time to get your camera out and get snapping. Don’t worry […]

By |April 4th, 2017|News and Events|0 Comments

A Great Night of British Diving Bake Off

Congratulations to everyone who participated (whether that was baking or eating) in the Great British Diving Bake Off. People were rewarded with full tummies and the MCS and RNLI will be rewarded with all the voluntary contributions.

Special thanks to Peter Allison for organising the event and Ian Donaldson for running the bar, baking a cake […]

By |April 4th, 2017|News and Events|0 Comments

The Great British Diving Bake Off

This is your chance to plump-up your baps,  get your buns all sticky and show off your tarts!

Entrants are invited in the categories of: “Savoury”, “Sweet” and “Showstopper” (either sweet or savoury).

The club-house will be open from 8 with judging at 8:15 followed by feasting thereafter.

Can you please email Peter Allison with an indication of […]

By |January 24th, 2017|News and Events|0 Comments

Prize winners honoured at the Palace

Congratulations to Steve Clarkson and team for the success of the Start Point Project in the Duke of Edinburgh prize.

Steve and a number team members received their runners-up awards in November at Buckingham Palace from His Royal Highness!

Three groups led by BSAC divers – winners Black Bream Project, runner up Start Point Project and highly […]

By |January 6th, 2017|News and Events|0 Comments

Club Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2016 winners of our club awards!

Ian Donaldson is our Club Member of the Year – not only for his barmanship skills but for all the other tasks he performs behind the scenes.

Steve Merrick is our Diver of the Year – Steve has worked exceptionally hard to promote training in our club.

Tim Chesher […]

By |January 6th, 2017|News and Events|0 Comments

Golden Snorkel Award

This prestigious award will be given to the member who has made the biggest muppet of themselves during of the year! So if you’ve jumped in with a p-zip undone, your manifold closed and done the whole dive on one tank, or driven all the way to Scotland and forgotten your weight belt, then this […]

By |September 26th, 2016|News and Events|0 Comments

Photography Competition 2016

To tie in with BSAC’s #GreatBritishDiving photo competition, we are going to run our own! You have until the 31 December 2016 to submit a photo, so if you haven’t already taken a winning image, there is plenty of time to get your camera out and get snapping. Don’t worry if you don’t have any […]

By |September 1st, 2016|News and Events|0 Comments

Club Trip to Sunken Cities – Egypt’s lost worlds

Submerged under the sea for over a thousand years, two lost cities of ancient Egypt were recently rediscovered. Find out more by joining us on a club trip to see this exhibition at the British Musuem in London on Saturday 19 November. The ticket cost for the exhibition is £17.50 (including booking fee). Contact Emma […]

By |September 1st, 2016|News and Events|0 Comments

Basic Life Support and AED Training Night

The club ran a basic life support (BLS) refresher on Tuesday 8 March with the help of club member Neil Knight and friend of his who is a community first responder.

It was a great opportunity for club members to run through the current BLS recommendations, get some hands-on skills practice on the Resusci Annies, test […]

By |March 23rd, 2016|News and Events|0 Comments

Barbary Pirates and Women at Sea Talks

A huge thanks to our very own Steve Clarkson who volunteered to share some of his extensive knowledge of historical maritime events at two talks that took place at the clubhouse. The first talk on Thursday 18 February was on the Barbary Pirates and the second talk on Thursday 17 March was on the Role […]

By |March 19th, 2016|News and Events|0 Comments