Cambois Beach Clean 21st January 2018

Beach Clean: Cambois 21st January 2018 This month’s wintry beach clean saw a record number of volunteers turning out to do their bit to tackle the problem of marine debris – 23 in total! Blue Planet II has really made an impact on so many people. Some of our volunteers commented that they’d seen the […]

Refill Water Bottle Station

We’re Part Of The Refill Scheme Back when the Refill Scheme and app were first launched, we jumped at the chance to be part of it. Now, there’s a resurgence of the movement in the area as Northumbrian Water are on board to encourage people to reduce their plastic waste in the North East.  The […]

2017… What A Year!

To Think That This Time Last Year, Our Dive Centre Only Existed In Our Heads! At the start of February 2017, James and I began ripping out the innards of office space and workshops that were the original building. Over those next 4 months, a whole new upper level was built and a bespoke diving […]

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 […]

Blue Planet II Has Ended on TV… Why Not Live It Underwater?

Blue Planet II Has Finished On TV… Want To See More? We’re not quite sure what we’re going to do with our Sunday nights now. For the last 7 weeks we’ve been sat on our sofa submerged in Blue Planet 2, Haldane included! Haldane Watching Blue Planet 2This Dive Dog can’t get enough of Blue […]

Cambois Beach Clean 3rd December 2017

Beach Clean Cambois 3rd December 2017 Another gorgeous day for a beach clean – does someone order up the weather for us because we’ve never gotten wet yet! Maybe we’ve just jinxed it…. It’ll be chucking it down next time! Normally when we rock up for our beach cleans, our awesome volunteers can’t help but […]

SAS Autumn Beach Clean: Cambois 22nd October 2017

SAS Autumn Beach Clean Series: Cambois 22nd October 2017 Our Biggest Haul Yet! 193kg in 90 minutes We’re always really lucky with the weather for our beach cleans! The bright skies and autumn breeze helped our volunteers collect our heaviest haul yet! As usual, there was A LOT of dog poo. We’re always gobsmacked at […]

Marine Conservation Society Great British Beach Clean: Cambois 17th September 2017

The Great British Beach Clean: Cambois 17th September 2017 There’s nowt like a beach clean in proper Northumbrian weather Strong wind and showers didn’t stop our volunteers from working their magic on Cambois beach for the Marine Conservation Society’s Great British Beach Clean! It certainly helped blow the cobwebs away and we were rewarded with […]

Marine Conservation Society Beach Clean: Cambois 27th August 2017

Marine Conservation Society Beach Clean: Cambois 27th August 2017 What a beautiful day for a beach clean! Our volunteers worked up a sweat in the sun that was beaming down on Cambois beach last weekend. This time, we tackled the far end of Cambois beach next to Charlton’s pub. That means that so far this […]