Channel Swimming & Piloting Federation "Nothing great is easy", Captain Matthew Webb

19 Jan 2022AGM Notice to CS&PF Members

Notice of CS&PF AGM for the year ended 31st December 2021 to be held at The Channel Suite, Leas Cliff Hall at 1pm on the 19th March 2022

Notice of CS&PF AGM 

For the year ended 31st December 2021

To be held at

The Channel Suite, Leas Cliff Hotel

The Leas, Folkestone

CT20 2DZ

1pm on the 19th March 2022

Full members of the Channel Swimming and Piloting Federation are requested to note that any nominations for CS&PF officers and committee positions and/or notices of motions must be with the CS&PF secretary, in writing, at least 21 clear days before the AGM. This year that means the deadline is midnight on Friday 26th February 2022

CS&PF Rules state:
The CS&PF officers and Committee members, (excluding President and Vice President) are to be elected by rotation with half (1/2) being elected every year over a two year period. The CS&PF officer positions are to be elected from CS&PF members who are serving or have served on the CS&PF Committee.

Due for election in 2022

  • The President and Vice-President

CS&PF Rules state:
The positions of President and Vice President shall be proposed and seconded by the CS&PF officers and committee members. The nominations will then be put to the AGM for a vote and their selection confirmed at the AGM. Positions can remain vacant.

Officer and Committee positions due for election in 2022

  • The Vice-Chairman
  • The Treasurer
  • Three (3) Committee member positions

All persons wishing to stand must be CS&PF members (please include membership numbers). Nominations must be proposed and seconded by CS&PF members (again, please include membership numbers). All nominations must be made within the rules available on the CS&PF web site (under the ‘about us’ heading).

You can download Committee Nomination form from

Notice of Motions

Any motions put forward for inclusion in the AGM agenda must be submitted to the CS&PF secretary with the names and signatures of the proposer and seconder. The proposer and seconder must be CS&PF members (please include membership numbers).

You can download AGM Motions form from

Voting will be by paper ballot for any contested positions or motions.

Official Notice can be downloaded here

Sandettie Lightship Observations

4pm, 21st May 2022

Water: 55.4 °F (13 °C)

Air: 55.6 °F (13.1 °C)

Wind Speed: 15.0 kn (27.8 km/h)

Wind Direction: SW (220°)

Channel Weather 

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