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Sunny day at 8 Acre Lake

Alastair, Adrian and I had a lovely couple of dives at 8 Acre Lake.  The weather was warm and sunny and the water was not too cold.  A good thing as Alastair and I were in semi-drys. Vis was prettty good  several metres or in my way of noting it 3 people lengths!  We found

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Egypt 2014 Trip Report

Ten of us met up at Manchester for the annual shore dive trip to Egypt, excellently arranged by Trevor. We were heading off in high spirits to Pharaoh Dive club based as Roots Camp near El Quesir via Manchester and Hurgada. Everything went well on the journey (though Jethro’s hand luggage was apparently very suspicious!)

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Black Sea – Seahorses & Thermoclines

The Black Sea is not an immediate choice for sea diving, but having just spent 7 days on a family holiday in Sozopol (Bulgaria) I decided to give it a try. One of the first things I discovered was that the sea temperature in July is comparable with the Red Sea at 25c! One unusual

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El Quseir May 11th to 18th 2013

El Quseir May 11th to 18th  With much excitement we trekked across Woodhead at a very civilised time to catch a mid afternoon flight to Hurghada. A horrendous delay to get though check-in and security (2.5 hours) was the only part of the trip that wasn’t smooth. So thanks Trevor – really well chosen and

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