Diving spots in the Caribbean

What You’ll See at the Top 10 Dive Sites in the Caribbean

The Caribbean is one of the most popular scuba diving destinations on the planet, so 10Best, which is part of the USA TODAY Network, asked … read more The Ultimate Experience: Scuba Diving in Bali Scuba diving is one of those experiences that everyone should experience at least once in their life. This activity brings […]

Sussex Dolphin Project

Helping to ensure marine wildlife is protected and valued throughout the Sussex coast. We are really pleased to associate ourselves and work with the Sussex Dolphin Project. We are working with them on a couple of their projects:– Regeneration of kelp forests; this will bring better quality water and act as a natural nursery for […]

The Best Diving Holidays – for Non-Divers!

Divers specialise in scuba diving holidays, however the team totally understands that donning a mask and fins and taking the plunge isn’t … read more Discover UK Diving at Wraysbury It’s “Discover UK Diving Weekend” at inland site Wraysbury Lake in Middlesex on Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 June, with guest presentations, … read more […]

Plastic bottles in the water

Drinks Bottles Now Biggest Plastic Menace for Waterways

Plastic bottles, the detritus of our throwaway water and soft drinks habits, are the most prevalent form of plastic pollution in European waterways … read more Diving World Series: Tom Daley Wins 10m platform World Series gold The 24-year-old, who also won silver in the discipline at the 2016 Olympics, scored 508.85 points from six […]

Equipping your SuperYacht

Scuba diving provides a truly unique and unforgettable experience for you and your family, friends and guests. It is the only leisure activity that combines tranquillity, adrenalin, exercise and relaxation. You experience what it feels like to be weightless, witness intoxicating colours and delve into the underwater world; one containing a breath-taking variety of species […]

Explorer Completes Deepest Submarine Dive in History

Explorer Victor Vescovo set a new deep-diving record, reaching what is commonly known as the deepest point on planet Earth: Challenger … read more Stay and Dive in Cozumel Are you dreaming about the Caribbean? Stay in Allegro Cozumel which is situated on the magnificent Playa San Francisco, one of the world´s … read more […]

Oyster Diving Dates 2016

Diving dates in the UK 2016   Soho pool, central London – every Tuesday evening from 12th January Club trips are in blue. Does not include fun dives at Wraysbury or Chepstow January 16th – Surrey/Berkshire pool 12.15pm 17th – Brighton pool 6.45pm 23-24th – Wraysbury open water 24th Brighton pool 6.45pm 30th – Surrey/Berkshire […]

Djibouti 2019

Join us for the holiday of a lifetime in Djibouti. We have TWO spaces left on this diving holiday. Dive and snorkel with huge numbers of whale sharks and see everything Djibouti has to offer! You don’t want to miss out on this incredible opportunity … click here to book online.  The Defense Backpack Dry […]

Power plants in the fog

Scuba Diving Gear Could Help Clean Up Carbon Dioxide from Power Plants

A new method draws inspiration from scuba-diving equipment. Rebreathers allow scuba divers to stay underwater for hours. They use a … read more How My First Experience of Scuba Diving Changed the Way I Look At Life As the roaring waves of the sea crashed against my feet in the summer of 2018, I realized […]

What is freediving?

Victorian Freediver Ant Williams Breaks World Record for Deepest Dive

It’s a daring question for professional freediver Ant Williams: one that carries the allure of international fame, and the potential for devastating … read more We Have Spaces Left on Two Unmissable Dive Trips!  Do you want to dive in the Maldives (click here to find out more) or come face-to-face with incredible basking sharks? […]

Hugh’s Fish Fight

Below are the reasons we are supporting Hugh’s Fish Fight, as well as making for much better dive sites in the UK and around the world. Please pledge your support so that we can all carrying on enjoying our seas and making them a sustainable food source. http://www.fishfight.net/ The following points give more detail on […]

Project Aware – Shark Finning

Shark and manta ray populations are being devastated by over exploitation, including targeted fishing, bycatch and finning. Project Aware and divers from around the world are gaining the attention of policymakers worldwide. They’re closing loopholes in existing global shark management policies and insisting on full protections for endangered and critically endangered sharks and mantas. Please […]

Philippines Trip 2020

If the Philippines isn’t on your list of places to dive, it should be! We went on an amazing trip to Moalboal, Malapascua, and were suppose to go to Coron before the world closed in March. We were a small group of 6 people, all experienced divers, though the type of diving that we did […]


Start your Online Diving Course Today

If you’ve found yourself with plenty of time on your hands and are stuck at home, then you can still commence your ambition of becoming a qualified diver or continuing your diving education. Simply sign up to the theory part of your open water course and then when we are able to start jumping in […]


On the 9th October 2012 on BBC3 we were featured in the new series on ‘Don’t tell the Bride’. For anyone not familair with the format the basic story is: Hardworking Hayley is plunged out of her depth when she hands over control of her big day to a man with a crazy underwater plan. […]

FREE Tech Trial Dive

We are running a free trial dive for wannabe technical divers this Tuesday in Soho, central London. There is limited space so please let us know if you are interested ASAP. After a brief introduction in to the world of technical diving and the various courses available you will get the chance to dive on […]

The Dive Apprentice

Hello, my name’s Abbi and I just started working for Oyster Diving towards the start of August 2013 and I’m an apprentice where I’ll be working for Oyster diving for 12 months. I am only 16 and before I started working here I knew nothing about diving, so starting work in something I wasn’t too familiar with, […]

My Pool Dive

Hello again, I’m writing about my PADI open water pool session that I completed on the 7th September in Surrey and Berkshire, I’m now really looking forward to doing my Open Water dives in a few weeks. The Pool session went very well and I very much enjoyed it, I was a bit nervous to start with but my instructor made me feel very comfortable and […]

Kids Scuba Party

We always like this time of the year. The hectic pace of completing open water courses in summer is behind us and for some reason we always receive an influx of bookings for scuba parties. This Sunday we will be teaching 8 x 8 year old boys. Despite the loudness and over enthusiasm many of […]

Celebrity Scuba Divers

The world of diving attracts people from all walks of life and is becoming an ever more popular sport. There are many famous divers so we thought you might like to see a list of our favorite ‘Celebrity Scuba Divers’: Prince William – Prince William did his first Open Water dive in Thailand. “I love Scuba diving, […]