Welcome to NHDC2


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 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 dive through our structured Scuba Diving training programmes, enabling you to dive safely and confidently anywhere in the world.

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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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Want to Get Away?

Whether you fancy a day out at a local dive site, 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 a newly qualified or experienced diver, New Horizons offers a range of courses to help you continue your diving development including specialist interests.

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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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Equipment Servicing & Rental

If you’re still putting your Scuba diving gear together we offer a full gear rental service. We provide after sales support and servicing whenever you need it!

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What’s in the Dive 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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Our winter sale continues with amazing discounts on wetsuits, fins, undersuits, regulator sets, BCDs and much, much more!

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70 Years and Counting!

Kick off the UK Scuba Season with a trip to Plymouth, marking the 70th year of the sinking of the superb SS James Eagan Layne!

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Stay warm this January!

Join us for this classroom based session and learn how to extend your dive bottom time through the Enriched air NITROX course.

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Still too cold to go diving?

Learn how to maintain your Scuba Diving gear in tip top condition so it will always be ready for your next trip with this classroom based Specialty scheduled for February!

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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 January!

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Looking for new adventures in 2015?

Let diving take you to places you have always dreamed about! Open Water Diver pool sessions start in January.

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Want to try Scuba Diving?

Have you always wondered what it’s like to breathe 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. Sessions start this month

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New In!  Suunto Eon Steel

The intuitive Suunto EON Steel combines advanced technology with a bright colour screen and customisable features and display to show clearly what you need. 

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Short on Time?

If you’re looking for a flexible way to fit a PADI course into your busy schedule or if you just prefer web based learning, then PADI’s online scuba courses are perfect for you. 


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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 Scuba diving.

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