Weymouth 2017

Divers aboard the Tango

In mid September, nine Stratford Dive Club members enjoyed the delights of diving in Dorset from Tango, the big orange dive boat, based in Weymouth. I particularly wanted us to dive two iconic wrecks—the Aeolian Skye and the Elena R, because they are both BIG wrecks with wreckage that stands…

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Stoney training day

With another dive season imminent, we organised a training day at Stoney Cove to get qualifications completed and new trainees in the water for the first time. The weather was better than expected, no rain and even a small amount of sunshine, but underwater was not so kind with pretty…

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Mince pie dives, Christmas 2016

Warming up with hot chocolate

On the dark, dank Monday morning before Christmas, 4 Stratford Club members, Jamie, Peter T, Paul N and I (Sally) braved the murky depths of Stoney Cove on the Annual Festive Dip. It was actually warmer underwater (8°C) than on land (6°C) so we weren’t as intrepid as you might…

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