Location Unspecified, English Channel
Long shots of channel swimmers off shore. Medium shot of the same followed by helicopter. Medium shot as male swimmer staggers ashore to be mobbed by waiting crowd. Various shots of two swimmers huddled together.
Comedian Ken Dodd demonstrates some novel ways to train Channel swimmer Bill Pickering.
Swimmer George Booker swims from Beachy Head to Hastings preparing for a Channel swim.
American swimmer Shirley May France fails to make it across the English Channel.
Channel swimmers on training in Kent.
Shots of Channel swimmer Philip Mickman practising in Folkestone, Kent.
Cuts from newsreel story 46/53 - Channel Swimmer Jorge Berruta in training.
Nice footage of swimmers preparing to swim the Channel and larking about.