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Andy King

Louise Jane

I have been charter angling around the Dover Straits’ for the last 17 years and have been escorting swimmers across since 2004 aiding in many record successes including fastest breast stroke. My excellent relationship with both the French and UK coastguards is very valuable.

About Andy's Boat - Louise Jane

Within the cabin area is a flushing W.C; a kettle for making hot drinks and two forward bunks for swimmers to rest. The boat contains all full safety gear inside.

  • Passengers & crew: 12
  • Category (2= 60 miles from port): 3
  • Length: 10.82m
  • Type: Suffolk 35

Contact Andy

  • Tel :+44 (0)1797 329479
  • Mobile : 07966 521192
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Live Map

The map below shows a live map of the Louise Jane. If you cannot see it (i.e if there is no big caption pointing to the boat), then it is probably docked at port.

Vessel positions may be up to one hour old or incomplete. Data is kindly provided for informational reasons by