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From the archive: The most fun you can have in your thermals

I recently came across the text of a trip report I wrote in February 2009 – too long ago to still be on the Clidive website, but very appropriate given the weather we’ve just been experiencing. Enjoy! “Golly”, said Olli,

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AGM 2020 – the Highlights

By Elaine Hendry Friday 20 November saw Clidive holding its first ever remote Annual General Meeting, with 26 members gathering online to hear from  the outgoing committee, elect a new one and congratulate this year’s award winners. Despite the year

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A Rare Weekend in West Bay – September 2020

By Elaine Hendry & Alasdair Green Should we or shouldn’t we? Clidive has had several attempts to organise a weekend diving out of West Bay on Dorset’s Jurassic Coast. Historic wrecks litter the chart, including the famous M2 submarine, the

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The Pool Returns!

By Mark Kelly & Elaine Hendry Keeping the momentum going When lockdown started at the end of March, we had just completed an Ocean Diver course but our Sport Diver trainees were only part way through their theory training. We

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We Won! Clidive gains its third Heinke

By Eleanor Partridge We can all agree that 2020 has not been the best of years, but last week Clidive got some rare good news when it was announced that we were the winners of this year’s Heinke Trophy! Three

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