We were delighted to receive a cheque from ASDA to buy more kit

Cambois Beach Clean: 16th September 2018

Cambois Beach Clean: 16th September 2018 We like nothing better than hitting the beach and picking up trash. For our latest clean up, we had a bunch of extra reasons to gather our volunteers and head down to Cambois! The Great British Beach Clean Every year in September, the Marine Conservation Society call for volunteers […]

The Fifth Point Diving Centre's Kids Club

Kid’s Club Verdict – AWESOME

The Kids Club Verdict Is In… AWESOME! Our summer holiday kids club has come to an end. Four incredible young lads have come on in leaps and bounds since their first session back in July. Waterbabies… Our program started with water safety and learning the RNLI’s Float To Survive technique. They braved our cold water […]

Volunteers from The Fifth Point Diving Centre had a hard job sifting through piles of seaweed to remove rubbish

Beach Clean: 26th August 2018

Cambois Beach Clean: 26th August 2018 Our troop of enthusiastic environmental volunteers headed down to North Blyth beach to tackle the messy problem of marine debris. Some joined us from as far away as Bolton and the drizzle certainly didn’t put them off! This section of Cambois Beach is always tricky. On a high tide, […]

The Fifth Point’s Eco Divers Feature On BBC

The Fifth Point’s Eco Divers Feature On The BBC The BBC got wind of the fantastic efforts of our eco divers and their commitment commitment to keeping Our Sea Trash Free. They asked if they could interview Nic and film some footage of our divers hard at work. They joined us for our Collywell Bay […]

When Stubborn Marine Life Foils Your Dive Against Debris

When Stubborn Marine Life Foils Your Dive Against Debris! As part of our PADI Women’s Dive Day, we organised a shore dive at Knacker Hole in Beadnell. It’s one of our regular dive spots, and as our Adopted Dive Site, it seemed rude not to conduct a survey while we were fun diving! Even though we’re […]

PADI Women’s Dive Day

PADI Women’s Dive Day (That Turned Into A Week!) For the past three years, divers from every corner of the globe have come together for PADI Women’s Dive Day to bond over their love of the ocean and a passion for diving. The Fifth Point jumped at the chance to get involved in 2018! Did […]

One of the many clean ups we did in Tioman

Nic’s Project AWARE Spotlight

Nic’s in the Project AWARE Spotlight! We all know how hard Nic and James work to protect their beloved ocean environment. Now Nic has been recognised by Project AWARE and included in a spotlight article as part of their run up to PADI Women’s Dive Day. After four years working in Malaysia, Nic and James […]

Marine Conservation Society Beach Clean: Cambois 27th May 2018

MCS Beach Clean: Cambois 27th May 2018 We had a glorious day of weather for our latest beach clean at Cambois. Our 36 strong army of eco warriors took to the beach to remove another record breaking haul of marine debris. It’s Been A Few Months… We’ve not cleaned this particular stretch of shoreline since […]

We're 100% AWARE!

We’re 100% AWARE!

We’re 100% AWARE! As you know, The Fifth Point Diving Centre is committed to keeping Our Sea Trash Free. With monthly beach clean-ups and regular underwater litter picks, we’ve decided to take it one step further and sign up as a Project AWARE Partner! Who Are Project AWARE? Nic and James have been working with […]

Surfers Against Sewage Big Spring Beach Clean: Cambois 15th April 2018

SAS Big Spring Beach Clean: Cambois 15th April 2018 The weather was finally back on our side as our troop of volunteers headed down to Cambois Beach with Surfers Against Sewage. If you remember, our March clean-up was cancelled because of the snow, so this was our first opportunity to get together after the storms […]