We’re Changing Our Fun Diver Procedures

Our New Fun Diver Policy Has Landed Our insurance policy has changed and we’re now required to ask for a bit more information before you come diving with us. This change applies to: Qualified divers who join us on shore dives; Qualified divers who join us for boat dives; Qualified divers who take part in […]

Scuba Air Fills

We’ve Got Clean Air!

We Love Our Compressor We regularly test the quality of our air, but once a quarter we like to get someone independent to come in and verify the results including a dew point test. As we expected, our compressor passed its latest test with flying colours and we’re proudly displaying our latest test cert next […]

Winter Diving At The Farne Islands

Winter Diving At The Farne Islands

Diving The Farnes in February Diving The Farnes February 2018Don’t let the cold put you off – winter diving in the UK is awesome! Winter Diving In The UK Really Is Awesome! Heading out on a crisp winter morning from an empty Seahouses harbour – what’s not to love? Winter diving at The Farne Islands […]

This Can’t Be January Diving?!

This Can’t Be January?! Two of our current RAID Open Water 20 students, Paul and Joe, were itching to get back in the water after their dry spell over Christmas. Having braved the cold to take a dip in Cawfields Quarry in December (complete with Santa outfits), they were craving an ocean hit – they […]

Cheap air fills at The Fifth Point Diving Centre

£3.00 Air Fills

Tank Fills Only £3.00 We’re sure you don’t need another reason to jump in the water, but how about some cheap air fills? We’d like to help kick start your diving adventures in 2018! This special New Year deal will last until the 31st March 2018. Your fills will now only cost you £3.00 (£1.00 […]

There’s No Plastic Bags In This Dive Centre!

You’ll Not Get A Platsic Bag From This Dive Centre! There’s No Plastic Bags In Our Dive Centre!Here’s Nic screen printing our customised, ethically sourced canvas bags. Nic’s Been Busy Screen Printing Our Ethically Sourced, Customised Canvas Bags We try our hardest to practise what we preach at The Fifth Point. Wherever we can, we […]

5 Reasons To Embrace Modern Diving

It’s Time To Embrace Modern Diving Nic and James have been very fortunate throughout their diving career – they’ve met some very influential people during their travels. These guys and girls are the pioneers, the explorers, the magazine pin-ups. They write the courses for training agencies. They’re at the forefront of diving techniques and technology. […]

I Haven’t Got Enough Tools…

“I’ve not got enough tools”                                             – every scuba equipment servicing technician ever  

We 💙 Horizontal Bubble Rings!

Horizontal Bubble Rings are just one of many important underwater skills you will learn at The Fifth Point. Aswell as her little party trick, Nic is also demonstrating good trim and using our brand new student kit set up including wing and long hose.  If you’d like to learn from some of the most experienced instructors […]

New Year New You

We get it. Last year sucked, you overindulged in the festive excess and summer is right around the corner (well, not for a while… but let’s be positive). It’s time to make that New Year’s resolution to get in shape and start the way we mean to go on.But do you really want to be […]