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-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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Cyprus Diving Holiday 

10th – 17th October Shore and Boat diving – places still available!  

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Freediving Courses

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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 May!

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Looking for new adventures in 2015?

Let diving take you to places you have always dreamed about! 

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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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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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Sole O’Three Dealer of the North West 

Check out our Blog for O’Three testimonials 

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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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DM Insurance2

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