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About altwoodmoon

Leeds United fan stand on the kop and away more often than not. Dog owner, walker and feeder. Recently qualified scuba diver. Kids almost flow the nest so have a new life with my wife, loads of holidays here we come. Blogs are my own ramblings but am know to copy (okay plagiarise) other people when they are saying what I want only better but always give them credit.

Diving with Scuba Leeds in the Rea Sea

Scuba Leeds trip on Blue Melody Daedalus and St Johns Safari The weekend the clocks changed I slept outside on the top deck of a boat in the Red Sea, the stars of the Milky Way clearly on show in … Continue reading

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Red Sea Northern Wrecks and Reefs 2016

WE left a cold England to head to the Red Sea with hindsight Stephens little Peugeot while very capable was the smallest of our cars and letting Martin the smallest in the group sit in the front was not the best … Continue reading

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Whoah we’re going to Jamaica…

…to the sunny Caribbean Sea! My bags packed, my scuba gears packed, I have sun cream, shorts, hat, and plenty of time! Never been to the Caribbean in fact I’ve never been on a beach holiday before. Being ginger the … Continue reading

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Thornwick Bay Shore Dive – @nicholassm1th

“Fancy another shore dive”, was how it started. “Of course I do”, I need all the diving I can get, I am new and this it’s all exciting and each is a learning opportunity. After all I am diving in … Continue reading

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#PADI Advanced Open Water Done – @nicholassm1th

I have now got 15 dives under my belt and have now completed my Advanced Open Water certification. I completed the final two dives at Capenwray yesterday with @ScubaLeeds. I was diving with an instructor, dive master and fellow student. … Continue reading

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Moving into the digital age – @nicholassm1th

Well life really is a whole bunch of firsts for me just recently. I have been on that Facechat thing for a few months, and I have just started to be added as a friend. This still feels bloody weird … Continue reading

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They have arrived!!

After much booing and frowning I finally have proof I am a PADI open water diver. I am also trained to dive in a dry suit making me a proper British diver not just one of these holiday divers. I … Continue reading

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