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  1. Planned Trips & Spare Spaces
    Spend a week diving the historic wrecks of Scapa Flow from the Orkney's largest live-aboard dive boat M.V. Invincible. Situated on the North East coast of Scotland, Scapa Flow is a large sheltered natural harbour and the resting place to seven warships of the German High Seas Fleet scuttled on...
  2. Planned Trips & Spare Spaces
    Hi Guys, New poster to this forum, but hoping to fill some remaining spaces here to a trip to Scapa this August. We have the Dive Boat MV Invincible (See http://www.diversonline.co.uk/2012/03/stromness-harbour-m-v-invincible-2/ ) booked for the weeks diving, which includes live-aboard and...
  3. Planned Trips & Spare Spaces
    Hi Guys, New poster to this forum, but hope I'll have a better chance of filling the remaining few spots on our upcoming trip to Scapa Flow here. WE have the MV Invincible (live-aboard) (http://www.diversonline.co.uk/2012/0...-invincible-2/ ) booked for the last week in Aug and we are looking...
  4. Trip Reports
    Early in November (2013) I was in Scapa diving out of MV Valkyrie with Aberdeen Watersports. WWI wrecks, guns and a lot of food! http://dytis.wordpress.com/2014/01/23/diving-scapa-flow-with-aberdeen-watersports-out-of-mv-valkyrie/ Apologies in advance. Can not write short blog posts :)...
  5. Planned Trips & Spare Spaces
    Places available for Scapa flow. From 8th sept 2013 for a weeks diving on the on the best Liveaboard in Scapa, the Valkyrie with top skipper Hazel. Pm me for more info and how many spaces you want thanks
  6. Wreck Diving
    Scapa Flow is beckoning again in June. I have dived this before but I have organised the return trip myself this time around, and there are 12 of us going along and we are using the Radiant Queen as we were very pleased with the setup of Emily's boat and the accommodation she offers. The...
  7. Planned Trips & Spare Spaces
    My dive club in London has a few spaces come free on a week in Scapa on the 18-25 of August. They're a really friendly bunch and teccies and reccies are all welcome as well We will be diving off MV Invincible and the itinerary includes: 6 days diving (2 dives per day). Accommodation (in twin...
  8. Surface Interval
    Apologies if this has been posted already, but the brand spanky new Scapa Flow website is now up and running. It has contributions from many of us up here, everything from the text to the photographs and the 3D wreck tours are fantastic. Scapa Flow : Historic Wreck Site
  9. Planned Trips & Spare Spaces
    I have 2 spaces available for the liveaboard trip on the best boat operating in the Orkneys, the MV Valkyrie. 6 days diving from the 3rd - 8th June 2012. Its the diamond jubilee week, so with both Mon & Tues as Bank Holidays, only 3 days leave from work need be booked! £425 for the diving...
  10. Planned Trips & Spare Spaces
    The Mini bus leaving London on Friday 6 July at 0830, stop overnight at Glasgow. ( You can put your kit on the mini bus and fly up and back if you wish ) Return Sat 14 on 0630 ferry Self catering live aboard All in cost £685 including air, travel, minibus hire, ferry tickets...
  11. Looking for Buddies?
    Places available to dive Scapa Flow on a 6 Day Diving Package on the MV JOHN L hard boat from Dive Cellar. Scapa Flow is the top wreck diving location of the northern hemisphere where the German High Seas Fleet was scuttled.This trip has been organised to take advantage of the best time to dive...
  12. Surface Interval
    One of our divers found this while off for a scallop dive the other day. It stands about 3-4 inches high, is ceramic and has a number stamped into the base. We thought some sort of light fitting, but does anyone else have a better idea? (click on image for larger version)
  13. UK Dive Sites, Accommodation & Liveaboards
    I'm going to Scapa in a few weeks time for my first foreign diving holiday :) We're taking the 13:15 ferry from Scrabster on the Saturday. The plan is to set off Friday morning and get to somewhere near Inverness, stay overnight, leaving about 3 hours driving to do on the Saturday morning...
  14. Surface Interval
    Just a quick thank you for everyone who voted for us in the liveaboard of the year category 2009 as published in the latest Diver Magazine :) We didnt win but its amazing for us to get a mention amongst so many big names such as Blueo2, Grand Sea Serpent, VIP One and Sea Spirit. Extra cake...
  15. Trip Reports
    Woke up and remembered we were going out as part of the regular "Sunday club" dives today so spent a few minutes lying in bed (cuddling - well it is valentines day after all) trying to remember where I had last seen all my gear.... ok Suit is in the living room, regs are in the snug, wing and...
  16. Planned Trips & Spare Spaces
    April 25-30th 2010 Scapa "Battleship Week" Back by popular demand A Weeks Heavy Metal diving in Scapa 25th-30th April 2010 Trip is for individuals, buddy pairs or small groups. Cost: £380.00 per diver (includes accomodation, diving and Air fills. .......... food and mixed gas extra) A...
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