Club News

Report from the Red Sea

The dive team arrived in Hurghada on schedule and set out on the ‘Blue O Two Fin’.  Rob logged his 100th dive, and MarkH his 57th year!!  Three dives completed (one at night) at Posiedon reef and Ras Mohammed – more to follow…  

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Hi All meant to also say Congratulations to Steven – he passed his Ocean Diver theory test Congratulations to David P – who passed his PIE and is now a fully qualified Open Water Instructor. Cheers Linda

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Farewell to MarkR

After some eight years of unswerving and dedicated support to Barnsley BSAC Divers, Tuesday night saw the sad farewell of Instructor and BSAC Advanced Diver Mark Robinson .  Mark epitomises club diving – always there to help, support and advise – unselfishly giving up his time to go that extra mile.  He will be genuinely missed by the

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Pembrokeshire Dive Report

The ten man Barnsley BSAC team rocked up to Pembrokeshire to try No. 88 from the “Top 100 British (edit…. Low-Vis) Shore Dives” rated 3 stars…. There are two Blue Lagoons in the UK. They are very similar in a lot ways. Mainly, viz! Rubbish. One thing to consider on any dive is Paul’s “Test

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8 Acre Lake – 4th May 2014

On 4/5/14 Linda, Les and Neil went on a trip to 8 Acre Lake. This is site that the club has not been to for several years due to its poor viz. Well, what a change! The viz has improved a lot and made it a very enjoyable day. The good bits: It’s less an

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DiveFest Re-Run 5th April – Capernwray

Following the annual DiveFest at the Blue (or more probably Black) Lagoon, the club is going to Capernwray on Saturday 5th April. Contact Mark R or Linda for details.

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Shakedown DiveFest 2014 Blue Lagoon Sunday 16th March – Meet at 10am

There are at least 6 divers going on this trip – see you at 10am! Report – Blue Lagoon is very low viz – about 0.5m. Don’t bother going until reports of clearer water.

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