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 Scuba Diving centre located in Macclesfield, North West England. 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?

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Exciting new overseas trip for 2016 revealed…

Medes Islands...

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Spring into Action with our April Offers!

The UK diving season has started! To mark the occasion we’re offering some amazing deals on a range of Scuba Diving equipment. Offers are available on wetsuits, rash guards, undersuits, fin boots, dive computers, BCDs, regulators & torches!

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Last minute spaces now available on our first trip of the UK season…

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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 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 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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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