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

01 Jan 2012MBE for Mike Read

MBE for Mike Read

Congratulations to Mr Michael Peter Read of Ipswich Suffolk who was included in Her Majesty the Queen's New Years Honours list. He received his MBE for for services to swimming. Congratulations Mike from the whole swimming community.

Sandettie Lightship Observations

3am, 20th October 2017


Water: 61.3 °F (16.3 °C)

Air: 32.0 °F (0 °C)

Wind Speed: 24.1 kn (44.6 km/h)

Wind Direction: SSW (200°)

Channel Weather 

Unofficial success on 9 October: 1-way relay TSCM Does the Channel, time 13:07, pilot Neil Streeter https://t.co/liYZDwKOR3 Well done team

2 weeks ago