Open Season

After a delayed start to the 2021 dive schedule we are now open for business and playing catch-up with the trip opening dates.

Whilst we are still unable to meet in person (and some folk aren’t keen on online meetings) we’ve put in place a temporary trip booking process. In the week running up to a trip opening, we would like you to email your interest to On the trip opening date at the usual Thursday night Facebook Room meeting we will run a draw to pick the lucky divers.

Please note: you need to be a paid-up member and to have submit all membership forms to lodge your interest.

For those of you who missed the AGM, Dan Atkinson is our new membership secretary and you need to send your membership paperwork to him at All documents can be found in the downloads section of the club website. Please remember to send proof of your third party liability insurance along with your forms.

Club fees can be paid by bank transfer (Some of you may still have credit in the account, so if you need to check this contact Amanda at

Due to uncertainties surrounding travel and accommodation, we may face more restrictions on forthcoming trips, so please be patient we will monitor the situation and keep you informed.

2021 Annual General Meeting

The Club AGM will be held at 7pm on Thursday the 4th March on-line with Facebook Rooms.

The agenda will be as follows:

  • Chairpersons Address (LS)
  • Dive Safety Officers Report (KJ)
  • Financial Officers Report (AT)
  • Membership & Recruitment Officers Report (KJ)
  • Election of Officers (AL)
  • AOB

Following the meeting, you’re welcome to stay on-line and we will resume our Thursday night club social.

Hope you can make it.

19th – 20th June Clyde Dunoon Weekend Trip

A Bonnie outing…

This will be our fourth year of diving around the Clyde with Wreckspeditions and we are looking forward to experiencing the favourite sites we have done before and new ones that have been discovered by them. Accommodation will be two nights at the Argyll Hotel in Dunoon.

Trip Sec: Andy Batley

Cost: £160

Opening: 18/03/21

Post expires at 12:00pm on Sunday 20th June 2021

3rd – 4th July Firth of Forth Weekend Trip

Bass Rock Beckons…

A popular weekend of diving with Wavedancer. Conditions permitting, Saturday will be diving in the Firth of Forth, with an option to make it a 3 dive day, and Sunday in the St Abbs marine reserve. Accommodation will be 2 nights B&B at the Home Arms in Eyemouth.

Trip Sec: Amanda Taylor

Cost: £170

Opening: 01/04/21

Post expires at 12:00pm on Sunday 4th July 2021

17th – 18th July Farnes Weekend Trip

Something a bit new this time!

This year we are looking forward to a weekend of diving around the Farne Islands with Sovereign on one of their dive boats. We are hoping to take advantage of the tides with diving options on the wrecks and reefs of the area. Accommodation will be two nights B&B in the Old School House.

Trip Sec: Liz Saville

Cost: £170

Opening: 15/04/21

Post expires at 12:00pm on Sunday 18th July 2021

24th – 30th July Shetland Liveaboard Trip

I love the smell of neoprene in the morning!

Diving for the week on the Liveaboard Valkyrie out of Lerwick we will be diving the best of the recreational wrecks and scenic options around the islands. Many of us have experienced Orkney previously so this a step further north with an overnight ferry to and from Aberdeen required.

Trip Sec: Keith Johnson

Cost: N/A

Trip opened: 2019

Post expires at 12:00pm on Friday 30th July 2021

28th – 30th August Weymouth Bank Holiday Weekend Trip

Welcome to Jurassic Park!

Three days of recreational depth wreck diving around Weymouth Bay and the Jurassic Coast aboard Skindeeper out of the Olympic marina at Portland. The boat has a compressor on-board providing free air fills so only nitrox fills are required ashore. We have three nights ensuite accommodation booked at the Aqua Hotel with breakfast included.

Trip Sec: Keith Johnson

Cost: £290

Opening: 26/11/20 – Early opening trip with a £50 deposit required

Post expires at 12:00pm on Monday 30th August 2021

18th – 19th September Eyemouth Weekend Trip

Totally Tropical St Abbs

Another chance to see the delights of the St Abbs Marine Reserve with hopefully some of the warmest water temperatures of the year. We will be diving around the reserve from Wavedancer which has a heated cabin and a flying bridge. Accommodation will be two nights B&B at the Home Arms in Eyemouth.

Trip Sec: Andrew Lamb

Cost: £150

Opening: 17/06/21

Post expires at 12:00pm on Sunday 19th September 2021

2nd – 3rd October Clyde Weekend Trip

Rib-tastic weekend!

A second chance to enjoy the delights of Clyde diving with Wreckspeditions. As well as superb diving you can expect home made cookies and hot chocolate on board the Starfish Enterprise. Accommodation will be 2 nights B&B in Largs.

Trip Sec: Amanda Taylor

Cost: £160

Opening: 01/07/21

Post expires at 12:00pm on Sunday 3rd October 2021

16th October Farnes Day Trip

One Day Farnes Autumn Season Closer

Our final visit to Seahouses and the Farne Islands usually brings warmer sea temps and the best chance of encountering seals under water. We will be diving with William Shiel on one of the Glad Tidings boats around the islands. There is no accommodation for this trip as it is only one day however some people may decide to book separately to extend their stay especially as this is the last UK trip.

Trip Sec: Liz Saville

Cost: £50

Opening: 15/07/21

Post expires at 12:00pm on Saturday 16th October 2021