Your Dream Dive Centre Is Almost Ready

We’re Opening Soon! It’s been a while since our last blog post – and there’s a very good reason for that! In 7 short weeks we’ve gone from an empty husk of a building to something that is very nearly Your Dream Dive Centre.   We’re a couple of weeks away from opening and we’ll […]

Could This Be Your Dream Dive Centre?

We’re Building Your Dream Dive Centre James and Nic have always known what their dream dive centre would look like. Back in 2016 they asked you to describe your dream dive centre.   There were two very important reasons for this fact-finding mission: 1.      They needed to know that their own vision matched with the […]

Naming The Newest Diving Centre In The North East

A lot of people ask us where “The Fifth Point” came from…Coming up with a name for a new business is not as easy as it sounds. It’s not just a name.It must be memorable and catchy – after all it’s got to stand out from all the other diving centres in the North EastIt […]

The Fifth Point on Koast Radio

Gone Diving Back Soon

Standing On The Shoulders Of Giants: Part 2

It takes a lot of guts to leave your family and friends behind to pursue your dreams. I had a good job in a lovely school. I had options for progression and I was making decent money. However, I was adamant that I wanted to give it all up to become a beach bum.Read the first part of the […]

Standing On The Shoulders Of Giants

Standing On The Shoulders Of Giants

My love of diving started over a decade ago. I took my Open Water Course in Egypt in 2005 and from the moment I blew my first bubbles, I knew I was going to be an instructor.It took me a long time to get there, though. I’m ashamed to say that before I reached professional […]

Why Did We Leave This Paradise Island?

I’m Not Crazy… Honest: Why I Left Paradise

I’m sure you’ve read countless blogs featuring the lucky adventurer with their stories of quitting their humdrum job, selling their worldly possessions and travelling the globe to find themselves.Maybe you’ve got friends who’ve done just that and the tirade of bikini clad, cocktail sipping, white sandy beach photos make you seethe with jealousy and question why […]