Full title reads: "Everybody's doing it now! But at last, Mr. N. L. Derham of Southend puts England in the picture by fine swim across the Channel in 13 hrs. 56 mins."
St. Margaret's Bay, Kent.
M/S of Derham treading water near three people in a rowing boat, good view of white cliffs...
Channel swimmers on training in Kent.
Florence Chadwick breaks Channel Swim record - Shirley May France fails to reach Kent.
Lifeboats, Lightships and English coastline in the South.
Americans tow a seal across the English Channel.
A memorial service is held in France for men of the 51st Highland division.
18 year old girl, 'Laddie' Sharp, swims the Channel in 14 hours 58 minutes.
Myrtle Huddlestone stays in water for 21 hours in her attempt to swim the English Channel and raise money for her son's education.
Mercedes Gleitze attempts a channel swim.
Competitions for the Daily Mail Cross Channel Swimming Race.
Plenty of grease and good luck for Mrs. Corson, setting off on a channel swim.
18 year old Philip Mickman swims the English Channel - Jose Cortinaz from Cuba fails.
The Egyptian Hassan El Rehim wins the English channel race.
Mother of two, Mrs. Corson, successfully swims The English Channel.
The swimmer E.H.Temme receives an enthusiastic welcome from family and the crowds.
Mrs Arthur Hamilton nearly manages to swim the Channel but gives up 3 miles from Deal.
Story about cross channel swimmers.
Cortinaz, Mickman, France and Croes channel swimmers at Dover on the beech & at Hotel.
Nice footage of swimmers preparing to swim the Channel and larking about.
Memorial to Captain Webb is unveiled on occasion of 50th anniversary of his Channel attempt.
Jorge Berruetta of Chile trains for his cross Channel swimming attempt. Dover, Kent.
3 swimmers out of 16 finished this year's Channel Swimming Race - Winner, Abdel Haif.
Tom Blower conquers the English Channel.
American teenager, Gertrude Ederle, swims the Channel.
American, Clarabelle Barratt, attempts to swim the Channel.