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    Like Eddie, my wife and I are in the age group...

    Like Eddie, my wife and I are in the age group where travel insurance is getting increasingly expensive so we have renewed our annual travel policy to ensure that we have cover on existing terms. We...
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    We've got four 25 year old cylinders in regular...

    We've got four 25 year old cylinders in regular use.
  3. Thread: Dive masks

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    Yes, the word touch was missing! You need to make...

    Yes, the word touch was missing! You need to make sure that the lens is grease free before applying them. No adhesive, they are the ones that you just wet and press on. I don't know if they would...
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    Put them in the dishwashert first to get them...

    Put them in the dishwashert first to get them squeaky clean. Be careful not to the area of glass where the lenses will go.
  5. Our local pool doesn't allow the use of masks,...

    Our local pool doesn't allow the use of masks, only swim goggles and I believe that this is a common restriction.
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    How about something like this? ...

    How about something like this?
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    Try putting them in the dishwasher to give them a...

    Try putting them in the dishwasher to give them a really good clean. I have found with my masks that a build up over time of a thin layer of greasy crud around the seal causes the mask to stick to...
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    Waste disposal isone area where I can't fault our...

    Waste disposal isone area where I can't fault our local council - other areas yes. We have a weekly food waste collection, recyclables and garden waste (during the summer) alternate weeks with...
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    Singapore has long had penal fines for littering...

    Singapore has long had penal fines for littering - somwhere in the region of 500 on the spot! Certainly seems to work there.

    The other way would be to make litter louts do two weeks unpaid work...
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    This is a straightforward task in Excel which has...

    This is a straightforward task in Excel which has a forms capability. The user inputs the data in aform ans it is transferred to the spreadsheet using VBA. I've had to do thi sin quaite a number of...
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    Gildenburgh Conditions

    I have been trying to do some Sports Diver training at Gildenburgh this last couple of days. Yesterday, visibilty was 2 metres at best but managed to do the SMB training OK. Today, I thought that...
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    I was about to download AVAST when I found this...

    I was about to download AVAST when I found this report about them collecting and selling confidential user data.
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    Scampi Provencale made with raw scampi, not the...

    Scampi Provencale made with raw scampi, not the breadcrumbed ones is magnificent - one of my favourite dishes to make. The problem is getting hold of the scampi. I have to get them online because...
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    Humpback seen off Devon

    Some lovely footage of a humpback whale seen off Brixham in Devon by a fishing boat. The skipper thought someone was pulling his leg when they shouted 'a whale'!
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    Haved a great time at the Farnes. I've been...

    Haved a great time at the Farnes. I've been running trips for our Club to the Farnes for over 30 years. Definitely one of my favourite UK sites.
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    Dreadful news about sharks

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/newsbeat-53513398

    I love diving with sharks - such magnificent creatures they way they move effortlessly through the water. We've dived with sharks all over the world...
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    Not such a good buy!

    It was time to renew my anti-virus so I looked at renewing my Kaspersky Security Cloud which provides cover for up to 20devices. The renewal price from Kaspersky was a staggering 99.99 a year, three...
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    All is now clear. Yes, very appropriate.

    All is now clear. Yes, very appropriate.
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    Been through that as well. Used to have better...

    Been through that as well. Used to have better than 20/20 vision . Could easily read a newspaper at 10 feet,Tthen I became short-sighted and needed glasses for distance. I got varifocals because at...
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    [QUOTE=Tim Digger;455647] What Terry Wogan...

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    What Terry Wogan used to call 'Senior Moments'. Happens quite a bit these days though it seems to be more that I'm prone to be easily distracted than actually forgetting...
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    I bought a large box of 150 fat balls for the...

    I bought a large box of 150 fat balls for the bird feeder a couple of weeks ago, thinking that they would last for a few months. The birds are demolishing them at the rate of over 20 per week and...
  22. Wonders of the Great barrier Reef - BBC Four

    Currently watching this and it's making my blood boil. The so-called conservationist and wildlife presenter Iolo Williams is featured holding on to coral and playing with a turtle. He is also diving...
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    Sorry, I don't understand the reference. Who or...

    Sorry, I don't understand the reference. Who or what is Atmos?
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    Manuals vary so much in quality, varying from the...

    Manuals vary so much in quality, varying from the bleeding obvious to those needing a Phd to understand.. The manual which came with the compressor which we recently bought for the club (Bauer) was...
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    I've no objection at all to the AED training, I...

    I've no objection at all to the AED training, I think is a good idea. My only concern was the cost when I looked at the price of training AED's but the ones that came up when I googled were all the...
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