The Fifth Point Diving Centre

The UK’s First PADI Green Star Dive Centre

The Only PADI Green Star Dive Centre in The UK! We’re stoked to announce that we have been awarded the prestigious PADI Green Star Award for our dedication to the environment. It recognises our efforts towards environmentally responsible business practices as well as our commitment to the conservation of underwater habitats. Our eco-conscious values permeate […]

Christmas Gift Vouchers Scuba Diving

Learn to Scuba Dive for Christmas

Learn to Scuba Dive for Christmas Looking for that perfect Christmas gift idea? Look no further! Check out our fun Christmas Gift Vouchers.  They come in a range of designs and can be personalised to make the ideal Christmas present for a loved one.  Say it with Scuba! You can pick the course or experience, […]

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 […]

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 […]

I Haven’t Got Enough Tools…

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

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 […]