2014

08/10/2014

Plymouth Expedition, 26-28th August 2014

Author: Ed We arose with the cock-crow, impatient to fulfil the purpose for which we had travelled so far. Upon arriving at the harbour we assembled our kit with an almost military efficiency and, whilst jeering at some unfortunates desperately bailing out their stricken vessel, […]
25/07/2014

Plymouth Expedition, 19-20th July 2014

Dates: 19-20th July 2014, Location: Plymouth (JEL, Shagstone, HMS Scylla, SS Persier), Participants: Ali, Maha (organiser), Holger, Tom, Severin (author) The trip started under challenging circumstances: many of our active divers had just returned from 8 days of diving in the Sound of Mull in […]
02/07/2014

Scylla, Stonehenge and Camping pods, 13-15th June 2014

Dates: 13th-15th June 2014, Location: Plymouth,  Author: Sam, Participants: Sam (author), Ian (fin finding, towing and firewood carrying), Metta (corpse and BBQ recipes), Maha (bonfires and underwater navigation, but definitely not motorway navigation) The full-moon was gleaming brightly during the drive down on Friday 13th… which […]
16/05/2014

Sunny Sunday at Chesil Beach, 4th May 2014

Date: 4th, May 2014, Author: Mark, Participants: Giles (organiser), Alec, Gregor, Mark Departed at 7:30am from the kit hut. On arrival, we were greeted by plentiful sunshine, a calm sea, and signs advising us not to change into suits on the street. Apparently, for whatever […]
13/03/2014

Champagne diving and Belgian beers! OUUEG goes to Nemo33, 22-23rd February 2014

Dates: 22-23rd, February 2014,  Author: Metta Mission: Diving in Champagne Destination: Nemo33, Brussels, Belgium Team: David, Mike, Tom, Sarah, Sam (Car 1), Ali, Farah, Geoff, Metta (Car 2), Margriet and Anne (reinforcements from Holland) Day 0: Friday 21 February, Leatherhead/Dorking, Surrey Car 1 is well […]