SS Skaala and RMS Medina Wreck Diving

I got the opportunity to dive the SS Skaala & the RMS Medina. The SS Skaala was a Norwegian steamer of 1,129 tons. Whilst en route from Port Talbot to Rouen with a cargo of patent fuel she was sunk by a torpedo from UB-35 (Karl Stoter). She sank 4 miles west of Prawle Point, […]

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Dive Trips

I love dive trips, be they local to us in West Wales or be they in far flung places such as Truk Lagoon, Azores, Egypt, Thailand or closer to home such as Malta, and the Baltics. Wherever they maybe Dive trips are what we love to organize and run. So if you want to join […]

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Malta Diving 2018

Following our good weekend at the Dive Show 2018, we jumped on a plane and headed off to Malta for some sun and good vis on the dives. We landed in torrential rain, following an hours delay in the air, but eventually we were down. In Malta I use Maltaqua for my support and logistics […]

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Scapa Flow – until next time

Well that’s the end of another week in Scapa Flow. We’ve been spoilt this week, great weather and great diving aboard the good ship Karin. For our final day the team wanted an easier chilled out day, so we started with a pootle around the Seydlitz battleships debris ground. Tons of interesting things to look […]

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Scapa Flow – Wreck Diving

Another great days diving off the Karin here in Scapa Flow. A beautiful day to boot. First dive was onto the Markgraf, pic between the rudders but the vis was not so good, dark and gloomy. Following that we had a few good swim thrus. After some lunch we headed to the block ships and […]

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Scapa Flow – Divers Dream

Another great day in the flow. We started on the Kronprinz Wilhelm and apart from sharing it with another boat full, it was a good dive. Sadly the vis was poor from being stirred up, but otherwise it was fab. Quick mooch around the guns, a swim through from the stern and a nice swim […]

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Scapa Flow – Day 3

We woke to a glorious morning in Burray. After a short cruise we arrived at the James Barrie. A fantastic dive was had with some excellent swim throughs. Full of life and with such good visibility we could see the whole boat from midships. Following this we dived the UB116, a broken up submarine sitting […]

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Scapa Flow – Day 1

Scapa Flow Dive Trip. We arrived sorted out our accommodation on the MV Karin, and then did the tourist thingy and explored the island. Absolutely stunning day which culminated in a dive on 3 wrecks at Churchill Barriers no3. A lovely way to start the week. We are definately being spoiled this week. As day […]

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