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Dive the Philippines with Dive Worldwide and save 20%



DIVE WWLooking for a new dive adventure for next Summer? Book before 25 November to enjoy the fabulous dive sites of Malapascua Island in the Philippines and save 20% off accommodation at the intimate Evolution Resort.

No dive trip to the Philippines is complete without a visit to the small island of Malapascua located about seven kilometres north east of Cebu. Monad Shoal is known as the only place in the world where thresher sharks can be closely observed on a daily basis and the variety of other sites and biodiversity of marine life makes this an ideal diving location for all abilities.

Stay at Evolution Resort, a small 16 room diving resort located on the beach in Malapascua, owned and operated by two well-qualified and experienced instructors. Offering a 5-star service, fantastic restaurant and plenty of fun, the emphasis is on enjoying the local dive sites, respecting the environment and evolving as divers.

The dive centre operates four boat dives each day including an early morning trip to see the thresher sharks. Divers also have the choice to spend time on the house reef. Popular local dive sites include Bugtong Bato and Lapus Lapus. During the trip it is possible to visit Gato Island and also dive the Dona Marilyn and Cebu Pioneer if divers enjoy wrecks and have the necessary qualification. The resort is CCR rebreather friendly and Nitrox is available.

The resort is a TDI 5-star Instructor Training Facility as well as a PADI 5-star resort and offers an extremely comprehensive mix of courses from open water to Instructor level.

Offer details: Book by 25 November 2015 and save 20%.

Valid:  For travel July to September 2016.

Terms: Discount applicable to accommodation (minimum 4 nights) and dive package only.

For more information visit or call 01962 302087.

Marine Life & Conservation

Jeff chats to… Veronica Cowley, a contestant in the See You at the Sea Festival Film Competition (Watch Video)



In this exclusive Zoom interview, Jeff Goodman, Scubaverse Editor-at-large, chats to Veronica Cowley, a contestant in the See You at the Sea Festival Film Competition. The See you at the Sea Festival was an online film festival created by young people, for young people.

Veronica’s film – Worse things Happen at Sea – can be seen here:

Sixth and final in a series of six videos about the competition. Watch the first video HERE with Jenn Sandiford – Youth Engagement Officer with the Your Shore Beach Rangers Project and the Cornwall Wildlife Trust – to find out more about the Competition. Each day this week will be sharing one video in which Jeff talks with the young contestants about their films and what inspired them.

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Peli proud to support COVID-19 vaccine distribution



We know Peli from its popular camera cases, but from discovery to distribution, Peli’s temperature-controlled packaging is now delivering COVID-19 vaccines all over Europe and the Middle East

With the pandemic recovery just underway, COVID-19 vaccines and therapies are rapidly becoming available for use and they must be safely distributed worldwide, within their required temperature range. Peli’s BioThermal™ division is providing temperature-controlled packaging to meet this critical moment, protecting these crucial payloads.

Peli’s innovative cold chain packaging has been trusted for nearly 20 years by pharmaceutical manufacturers to safely ship their life-saving products around the world. To meet the current challenge, they have adapted their existing products to provide deep frozen temperatures when required for the newly developed life sciences materials. Current and new offerings will ensure the cold chain is maintained throughout the vaccine or therapy’s journey, maximising efficacy and patient health.

“We know that pharmaceutical companies are in all phases of the development process for vaccines and therapeutics and working tirelessly to bring safe and effective drug products to market quickly,” said Greg Wheatley, Vice President of Worldwide New Product Development and Engineering at Peli BioThermal. “Our engineering team matched this urgency to ensure they have the correct temperature-controlled packaging to meet them where they’re at in drug development for the pandemic recovery, from discovery to distribution.”

Peli BioThermal’s deep frozen products use phase change material (PCM) and dry ice systems to provide frozen payload protection with durations from 72 hours to 144+ hours. Payload capacities range from 1 to 96 litres for parcel shippers and 140 to 1,686 litres for pallet shippers.

New deep-frozen solutions are ideal for short-term vaccine storage, redirect courier transport of vaccines from freezer farm hubs to immunisation locations and daily vaccine replenishment to remote and rural areas.

Peli BioThermal temperature-controlled packaging is currently being used to distribute COVID-19 vaccines and therapeutics, either directly or through global transportation providers, in Denmark, France, Italy, Germany, Spain, Sweden, and the UK as well as in Kuwait and Saudi Arabia in the Middle East, with more countries set to join the list as the pandemic recovery process rolls out.

To learn more about the wide range of deep frozen Peli BioThermal shippers, visit and for more information.

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This is the perfect start to your 2021 diving season… and at an incredible lead-in price of just £885 per person.

Jump on board the latest addition to the Emperor fleet and enjoy diving the famous sites of the Red Sea with this fantastic special offer. This itinerary takes in the wonderful South & St Johns from 26 February – 05 March 2021.  

Subject to availability – limited flight seats at this price so don't delay!

Call Diverse Travel on 01473 852002 or email to book your spot!

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