PADI Open water diver in tropical water with New Horizons Cheshire

Welcome to New Horizons Snorkel and Dive Centre a PADI 5 Star IDC centre in the heart of Cheshire.


We are a family friendly PADI Dive centre located in Macclesfield, Cheshire. For over 20 years, we have helped people from South Manchester to North Staffordshire learn to Snorkel and Scuba Dive, taking in towns from Stockport to Stoke-on-Trent and everywhere in between! Why not come in to see us and get your snorkelling and Scuba Diving adventures going with us?

New to Scuba Diving?

Why not give it a try?

Ever wondered how exhilarating breathing underwater can be? With NHDC you can learn to Scuba dive through our structured training programmes, letting you to dive safely and confidently anywhere in the world.

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What’s in the Shop?

If you’re looking for Scuba diving or snorkelling equipment, we have a great range on offer. We offer great advice and service and our pricing is very competitive.

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Want to Get Away?

Whether you fancy a day out at a locally, a UK break or a trip to warmer climes, our Scuba diving trips and holidays are bound to suit you.

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Already a Scuba Diver?

Whether you’re newly qualified or an experienced diver, we offer a range of courses to help you develop your Scuba diving skills & interests.

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What About the Kids?

Children love being in the water. From the age of 8, they could start experiencing the excitement of snorkelling & Scuba diving.

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Equipment Servicing & Rental

We offer a full gear rental service and provide Scuba diving equipment servicing whenever you need it!

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First Aid Training

We offer first aid training (EFR) for non-divers and divers alike and Rescue Diver Courses for those ready to take on new challenges.

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New Shop items now in stock!

Browse our shop pages to find out about our latest products.

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Fancy something a bit more technical?


Check out our RedSea RedTec Liveaboard for April 2016

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Check out October’s product of the month!


We have a great deal this month. Have a browse or give us a call to find out more!

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Long haul holiday destination revealed for 2016!


NHDC will be going to THE PHILIPPINES April 2016

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Freediving Courses


Check out our Blog for more information and dates 

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Haven’t been scuba diving lately?

The Scuba Tune Up is just the refresher you need to brush up on your knowledge and skills. Join us in the pool this October!

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Want to try Scuba Diving?

Have you always wondered what it’s like to breath underwater or know someone that does? Then the Introduction to Scuba is for you.

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Seal Team – Something for the kids

The PADI Seal Team is for young scuba divers who are looking for action-packed fun in a pool. 

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Join Our Dive Society

Through the New Horizons Dive Society you can meet like minded buddies at our monthly social events or on our regular dive trips and benefit from a range or discounts.

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We stock a range of high quality Snorkelling and Scuba Diving equipment by some of the leading manufacturers

O3     Aqualung   Beuchat   SUUNTO   Fourth Element     TUSA