Conservation

Underwater Photography Social Night – 11th September

Come and join us for an Underwater smorgasbord at the next club night 8pm on Thursday 11th September at the Norbiton and Dragon pub. Sit back see the wonders of the aquatic world at this showcase of images. No need to get tekkie as we will be following it up in February with insights as to [...]

By |2017-07-26T11:38:24+00:00August 22nd, 2014|Conservation, General Stuff, Social & Gossip, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Underwater Photography Social Night – 11th September

Chris Meets Royalty

Today was a very special day for BSAC. HRH The Prince of Wales, President of BSAC from 1974 to 2014, accompanied by The Duke of Cambridge, who recently succeeded HRH as President of BSAC, attended a reception to mark the handover of the Presidency. Our very own Chris Elliott, (and super-hero of KUSAC) was invited [...]

By |2017-07-26T11:38:24+00:00July 9th, 2014|Conservation, General Stuff, Our Team, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Chris Meets Royalty

Thames River Clean – Divers spruce up the River Thames!

On May 24th over 50 volunteers from Aquanaut Scuba and Snorkelling Centre, Kingston University Sub Aqua Club in association with Kingston University Students Union Volunteering undertook a huge Thames River Clean project at Kingston Upon Thames, Thameside. Spectators walking across the bridge and along the tow path looked in dis-belief at the quantity of debris [...]

Thames River Clean – May 24th. Your Dive Shop Needs YOU!

  On May 24th, in partnership with Kingston University SAC, we are embarking on a Thames River Clean project in Kingston and we need YOUR HELP! What can you do to help? We need volunteers for all sorts of activities including: Divers (must be PADI Rescue Diver, BSAC Sport Diver / equivalent with insurance and [...]

By |2017-07-26T11:38:25+00:00March 19th, 2014|Conservation, General Stuff, UK Diving, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Just One F’in Mile – Bite Back Charity event 17th August

We are only a week away from an exciting fundraising event that will challenge divers to walk a mile in their fins. The event — One F’in Mile — will take place on Saturday 17 August at Kempton Park Racecourse in Surrey. The charity is hoping to raise more than £10,000 through participant sponsorship to help [...]

Thames River Clean

  This awesome group from Kingston University Sub Aqua Club (KUSAC), including Chris, Tom and Tina from Aquanaut, spent their Sunday cleaning up the River Thames. Collectively they covered about a 50m stretch of the Thames, and hauled out numerous shopping trolleys, bikes, and all sorts. Supported by kayakers and helpers onland to pull out [...]

By |2017-07-26T11:38:37+00:00April 22nd, 2013|Conservation, General Stuff, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Extinction is not an option – please save our sharks

Not a pretty site. International trade in wild plants and animals is estimated to be worth billions of dollars a year and in too many cases, threatens species survival. For sharks – which are sought for fins, meat, oil, teeth and cartilage – regulation is sorely lacking for almost all trade. Project Aware is working to [...]

By |2017-07-26T11:38:38+00:00February 18th, 2013|Conservation, General Stuff, Uncategorized|0 Comments