Nice footage of swimmers preparing to swim the Channel and larking about.
We see distance swimmer Mrs Arthur Hamilton in the sea and on the shore as she prepares for Channel swim.
Grandmother Mrs E. Craven practices for her Channel swim in Weymouth, Dorset.
Mother of two, Mrs. Corson, successfully swims The English Channel.
Mr. Derham of Southend swims Channel in 13 hours and 56 minutes.
Ivy Hawke, 23 year-old London girl swims the Channel in 19 hours 16 minutes.
18 year old girl, 'Laddie' Sharp, swims the Channel in 14 hours 58 minutes.
Tom Blower conquers the English Channel.
Jorge Berruetta of Chile trains for his cross Channel swimming attempt. Dover, Kent.
18 year old Philip Mickman swims the English Channel - Jose Cortinaz from Cuba fails.
Cortinaz, Mickman, France and Croes channel swimmers at Dover on the beech & at Hotel.
Florence Chadwick breaks Channel Swim record - Shirley May France fails to reach Kent.
The Egyptian Hassan El Rehim wins the English channel race.
Shots of Channel swimmer Philip Mickman practising in Folkestone, Kent.
Cross Channel Swim won by Mareeh Hassan Hammad with Brenda Fisher 1st woman.
Baptista Pereira wins Channel swim race, Hassan Hammad comes second, Brenda Fisher third.
3 swimmers out of 16 finished this year's Channel Swimming Race - Winner, Abdel Haif.
Bill Pickering sets up new world record in a great channel swim.
Greta Anderson wins mass Channel swim.
Greta Anderson wins Channel Swim in record time.
Item showing people swimming the English Channel.