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

28 Jan 20242024 Notice of CS&PF AGM

Notice of CS&PF AGM

For the year ended 31st December 2023

To be held at

The Channel Suite, Leas Cliff Hall

The Leas, Folkestone

CT20 2DZ

1pm on the 9th March 2024

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 16th February 2024


CS&PF rules state:-

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


Officer and committee positions due for election in 2024_


The Vice-Chairman

The Treasurer

Five (5) Committee member positions


All persons wishing to stand must be full CS&PF members (please include membership numbers).  Nominations must be proposed and seconded by CS&PF Full 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).


Notices of Motion


Any motions put forward for inclusion in the AGM agenda must be submitted to the CS&PF secretary (email: or by post to 5, Charter House, Camden Crescent, Dover, CT16 1LE) with the names and signatures of the proposer and seconder. The proposer and seconder must be full CS&PF members (including membership numbers).


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


Sandettie Lightship Observations

8am, 28th March 2024

Water: 49.3 °F (9.6 °C)

Air: 47.5 °F (8.6 °C)

Wind Speed: 26.0 kn (48.2 km/h)

Wind Direction: SW (220°)

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