Pleasure Dives

We will be at Macclesfield Leisure Centre, Congleton Leisure Centre, Capernwray and Stoney Cove throughout 2019, dates are detailed below. Pleasure divers are always welcome to join us, subject to availability.

Divers must provide evidence of diving qualification(s). Each pool session costs £10, NHDC Dive Society members get in free. Gear rental for pool or open water dives will be charged at standard rates.

Please contact us to express your interest and to arrange for rental of any equipment you may need.

Pool Sessions - Macclesfield

Currently available dates for 2020 are as follows

  • January: 11th & 12th
  • February: 15th, 16th & 29th
  • March: 1st, 14th, 22nd & 28th
  • April: 4th, 18th, & 19th
  • May: 2nd, 3rd, 30th & 31st
  • June: 6th, 7th & 14th
  • July: 4th, 5th, 11th & 12th
  • August: 2nd, 8th, 15th & 16th
  • September: 1st, 14th, 15th, 28th & 29th
  • October: 11th, 24th & 31st
  • November: 7th, 15th & 28th
  • December: 5th & 6th

Sessions at Macclesfield Leisure Centre take place between 15:30 and 18:30 on Saturdays or between 16:30 and 18:30 on Sundays.

Pool Sessions - Congleton

Currently available dates for 2020 are as follows

  • All dates TBC

Sessions take place at Congleton Leisure Centre between 16:00 and 19:00.

Open Water Dives

Open water dates available for 2020 are as follows:

  • March: 7th & 8th
  • April: 25th & 26th
  • May: 16th & 17th
  • June: 20th & 21st
  • July: 18th & 19th
  • August: 22nd & 23rd
  • September: 26th & 27th
  • October: 17th & 18th
  • November: 21st & 22nd
  • December: 12th & 13th

All dives will be at Capernwray unless alterntive sties are requested.

We aim to arrive at the open water dive site for 09:00 on each day and will depart by 16:00. Shore based safety cover will be available between these times.