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

01 Jan 2022CS&PF Annual Dinner Tickets on Sale Now

CS&PF Annual Dinner Tickets on Sale Now

CS&PF Annual Dinner

Saturday 19th March 2022

The Channel Suite

Leas Cliff Hall

The Leas Folkestone

CT20 2DZ

Doors open at 18:30 sit down for 19:15

Late licence until at least 1 am

Tickets for the annual dinner are now on sale for 2020 / 2021 swimmers including relays, Pilots and Observers. 

Anyone else hoping to join us can apply for tickets on the 14th January.

Please read the following before applying for tickets.

I am attempting the impossible this year to fit two years into one, with your help I can achieve this without going insane!


Tables seat 10.

  • If you are a group of Swimmers / Pilots/ Observers who would like to sit together please nominate one person to make the booking and payment.
  • If you are swimmer from either season, an observer or pilot and are not booking as part of a group please restrict your initial booking to you plus one. 
  • If you wish to sit together please book together. 
  • If you book separately I will seat you where I have spaces based on group size.
  • If you have additional guests you would like to invite you can apply for additional tickets when they go on general sale on the 14th January.
  • If we sell out I will create a reserve list and contact people in order as tickets become available.

I will need all of the following information to complete your booking, please do not send any incomplete bookings, I will send it straight back to you and your booking will not be processed!

  • Name of everyone in the party.
  • Name of swimmers clearly marked.
  • A short paragraph for each solo swimmer, highs, lows, monies raised, unusual info.
  • Relay name for relay swimmers marked against the name of all team swimmers.
  • Nationality of anyone travelling from outside of the UK.
  • Dietary information.  There will be absolutely no scope for addressing this on the evening so it is essential that I am provided this information at the time of booking.

Please email your booking to

When I have all this information will you be sent the payment details, and only once payment has been received will your tickets be confirmed.

Happy New Year

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